The Ugandan Parliament are preparing to debate a bill which entrenches discrimination and hatred against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people on 11 May.
Urgent Update: We have received information that Rachid Nini has started a sit-in, on 13 June 2011, in protest of his prison conditions.
Our shelter is important because the police stations don't have designated places for women. In the current holding places, women get abused and raped by police.
The Bedouin village of al-‘Araqib in the Negev desert in southern Israel has been demolished at least 20 times since July 2010.
As recently as October 2010, a drug called sodium thiopental was exported from the UK to the USA, where it was used by the State of Arizona in the execution of Jeffrey Landrigan.