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Malawi Gay Couple Separate One Week After Prison Release

The Guardian | Godfrey Mapondera and David Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

They became an international cause celebre after being sentenced to 14 years in prison under Malawi's draconian laws against homosexuality. But today ...

Freedom in Malawi, With Questions for the Future

Mia Kirshner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mia Kirshner

The pardon of Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga in Malawi is a step in the right direction toward equal rights for all men and women in Malawi -- but questions still remain.

Proud to be Malawian, But Not Proud of Gay Verdict

Luso Mnthali | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Luso Mnthali

How can Malawi claim to be the Warm Heart of Africa, when there's nothing warm-hearted about throwing two men who profess to love one another in jail?

Madonna SLAMS Malawi For Sentencing Gay Couple

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Madonna has taken to her website to express outrage over a Malawi court ruling that sentenced two engaged men to 14 years of hard labor because homose...

Gay Couple in Malawi Found Guilty....of What?

Mia Kirshner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mia Kirshner

A gay couple in Malawi was found guilty today for "unnatural acts and gross indecency." The only thing that makes me smile today is that two men who love each other are standing up for what they know is true.

Malawi Gay Couple To Be Imprisoned: I Will No Longer Keep Quiet

Mia Kirshner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mia Kirshner

Two Malawian men face 14 years of prison and hard labor for nothing more than loving each other. I can and will no longer be silent. The international community must get involved and help these men.

Men Wed In Malawi's First Gay Marriage, Now Risk Arrest

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Two Malawian men became the first gay couple to publicly tie the knot, the Nation newspaper reported on Monday, risking arrest in the conservative sou...