Daily Archives: February 19, 2018

Anti-LGBT Article In Malaysian Newspaper Highlights Country’s Colonial Era Laws

A prominent Malaysian newspaper has come under fierce criticism from international activists, after publishing an article that essentially informs readers about vague, generalized, and stereotyped mannerisms and characteristics to look out for in men and women, in order to “spot gays” in public. The article appeared in the newspaper Sinar […]

Libya Tawergha Families Barred From Returning Home

Libyan gunman and civilian authorities in the coastal city of Misrata have blocked tens of thousands of people from returning to their hometown of Tawergha, after seven years of forced displacement. Reports of armed groups burning their tents in their makeshift desert camps and threatening families with heavy weapons highlight […]