Americas / Europe

New group to help activists in 76+ countries with anti-gay laws

A new organization, the Rainbow International LGBT Activist Solidarity Fund, is preparing to raise money to campaign for LGBT rights, equality, justice, sexual liberation, and working class unity in the 76 countries where homosexual activity is against the law. The group is planning a fund-raising gathering Dec. 8 in London, with May 8, 2014, as … Continue reading


Police arrest Ugandan LGBT leader Sam Ganafa

Activists in Uganda report that police have arrested Sam K. Ganafa, executive director of Spectrum Uganda Initiatives and board chair for the Sexual Minorities Uganda coalition. Charges against Ganafa have not yet been determined.  He was handcuffed after he reported to the Kasangati police station in response to a call from the district police commander. … Continue reading