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Kenya Gays

'No Room' For Gays In Kenya, Deputy President Says

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2016 | Queer Voices

* Homosexuality is illegal in socially conservative Kenya * Comments likely to irk Kenya's liberal Western donors * US S...

Great News For Kenya's LGBT Community

Religion News Service | Fredrick Nzwili | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) In a move that has stirred the anger of Kenya’s anti-gay Christian groups and sparked celebration by pro-gay clergy, the nation...

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

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer 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 02.02.2016 | Queer 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 | Home

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....