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ipsnews:

Persecution of Uganda’s Gays Intensifies as Rights Groups Go Underground
In the past two months since Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti gay bill criminalising homosexuality, activists have reported more than 130 cases of evictions, police arrests and mob attacks in the East African nation.

“The situation is tense. Right now this act is promoting violence,” — Sandra Ntebi, Ugandan lgbt rights advocate

FULL STORY: http://bit.ly/1f6F5pA
(Source: ipsnews.net)

ipsnews:

Persecution of Uganda’s Gays Intensifies as Rights Groups Go Underground

In the past two months since Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti gay bill criminalising homosexuality, activists have reported more than 130 cases of evictions, police arrests and mob attacks in the East African nation.

“The situation is tense. Right now this act is promoting violence,” — Sandra Ntebi, Ugandan lgbt rights advocate

FULL STORY: http://bit.ly/1f6F5pA

(Source: ipsnews.net)

humanrightswatch:

School authorities in India persistently discriminate against children from marginalized communities, denying them their right to education. Four years after an ambitious education law went into effect in India, guaranteeing free schooling to every child ages 6 to 14, almost every child is enrolled, yet nearly half are likely to drop out before completing their elementary education.

India: Marginalized Children Denied Education