Daily Archives: May 24, 2016

Extremists Target LGBTQ Community Of Bangladesh

  Renowned LGBTQ activists Xulhaz Mannan and Tanay Mojumdar are the most recent victims of the Islamic militants’ attack against freedom of speech in Bangladesh. Xulhaz Mannan worked at the US embassy and Tanay Mojumdar was the editor of Roopbaan, the only LGBTQ magazine in Bangladesh. The terrorists had entered […]

Turkish Government Suspends Immunity Clause Of Constitution

  Turkey’s parliament ratified a bill on Friday that strips legislators of immunity from prosecution by adding a temporary amendment to Article 83 of the Turkish Constitution. The new amendment, which passed with overwhelming support from the Justice and Development Party (AKP) majority government, coincides in a timely matter with […]