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Sign a Petition asking the British Prime Minister to apologise for the UK’s anti-gay legacy

In 37 countries in the Commonwealth, same-sex relations are criminalised and most of these laws come from old British colonial laws that have never been replaced. However, quite a number of the governments will refer to homosexuality as a “western import.” Community members in some of these countries face violence and end up fleeing from… Read More Sign a Petition asking the British Prime Minister to apologise for the UK’s anti-gay legacy

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Sign a petition to help end Tunisia’s anti-gay law

All Out in collaboration with Shams – Pour la dépénalisation de l’homosexualité en Tunisie have started a petition to urge Tunisia to end their anti-gay law. Addressed to Bochra Belhaj Hmida, President of the Tunisian Committee on Individual Freedoms and Equality, the petition tells the story of Mohamed, a 25 year old who was prosecuted… Read More Sign a petition to help end Tunisia’s anti-gay law

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Sign a Petition to push forward South Africa’s hate crimes bill

All Out has started a petition in conjunction with the Hate Crimes Working Group – South Africa to help push forward South Africa’s hate crimes bill. Information in the petition states that perpetrators of hate crimes against LGBT people in South Africa often go unpunished; adding that the Department of Justice has promised to enact… Read More Sign a Petition to push forward South Africa’s hate crimes bill

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Help save Tunisia’s only LGBT shelter

Shams, a Tunisian LGBT organisation, currently runs the only shelter in Tunisia for homeless lesbian, gay, bi, and transgender people. After months seeking financial support, their resources have dried up. The shelter could shut down by the end of February. Donate to help save Tunisia’s only LGBT shelter. This is a message from All Out.

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All Out starts Global campaign to stop deportation of gay Iraqi asylum seekers from Germany

Global LGBT rights organisation All Out launched a campaign this week to urge the German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees to halt the deportation of four gay men from Iraq. The campaign is being ran in partnership with two Germany-based organisations: Queer Refugees Network Leipzig and Queer Refugees for Pride. More than 20,000 people… Read More All Out starts Global campaign to stop deportation of gay Iraqi asylum seekers from Germany