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Kenya Gays

'You Can Overrule [An Anti-Gay] Law, But You Can't Overrule The Mind'

AP | CORINNE CHIN | Posted 10.17.2014 | Gay Voices

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — When a Ugandan court overturned the country's Anti-Homosexuality Act this month, rights activists worldwide claimed a victory....

Author's Bold Move Aims To Challenge Anti-Gay Attitudes

Agence France Presse | | Posted 03.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Influential Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina has revealed he is a homosexual in an autobiographical short story released to protest anti-gay laws on ...

What Is Everyday Gay And Lesbian Life Like In Kenya?

Jenni Chang and Lisa Dazols | Posted 06.06.2012 | Gay Voices
Jenni Chang and Lisa Dazols

The Kenyan penal code criminalizes homosexual behavior with up to 14 years imprisonment. A 2007 study found that 96 percent of the Kenyan population opposes homosexuality. So we asked: what is gay and lesbian life actually like for the average Kenyan living in Nairobi?

Kenya To Launch Gay Census

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Kenya is to carry out a census of its gay population in an effort to bolster the fight against HIV/Aids - despite homosexuality being against the law....