Politicians and religious groups are fuelling homophobic attacks on Ghana’s LGBTQI+ community

On 24 February, National Security raided the offices of LGBT+ Rights Ghana. It came not long after the organisation opened a new LGBTQI+ safe space to provide members support and a place to socialise. Sharing the incident in a Twitter thread, the gay rights organisation said: This morning, our office was raided by National Security. A …
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Lord Maginnis faces suspension for bullying and homophobic slurs towards MPs

Lord Maginnis should be suspended from the House of Lords for at least 18 months for bullying and harassment of three MPs and a security guard, the peers’ standards watchdog has recommended. The recommendation from the Lords Conduct Committee follows an investigation into the Northern Irish peer’s treatment of a parliamentary security officer and MPs …
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COVER YOUR QUEERS! Peter Tatchell Brands Council Homophobic For Banning SEX in Parks

A GAY rights campaigner branded a council in the capital ‘Homohophic’ for banning sex acts in a park, sparking ridicule online.  Peter Tatchell claimed that Southwark Council was homophobic for getting a court injunction after randy gays were using a local park to cruise for sex.  Tatchell wrote on Twitter: “Instead of liaising with local …
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