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AP | RAPHAEL TENTHANI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BLANTYRE, Malawi — Malawi's president on Saturday pardoned a gay couple who had been sentenced to 14 years in prison and ordered their release b...

Gay Malawi Couple Separated In Prison

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BLANTYRE, Malawi — The prison spokesman says the gay men convicted under Malawi's anti-homosexuality laws are being held in separate facilities....

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 ...

Madonna Responds To Release Of Gay Malawi Couple

Raising Malawi | Madonna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In the last week over 30,000 of you added your name to mine calling for the release of Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga - the Malawi couple sent...

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.

Uganda, Gay Rights and the Mandates of Compassion

Rev. Dr. Cindi Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Cindi Love

Some high-profile pastors and religious leaders in the United States used their influence to pressure Ugandan religious and political leaders to criminalize homosexual behavior and make an example of the Malawian gay couple.

Malawi Church Welcomes Sentence For Gay Couple

Religion News Service | By Frank Jomo and Trevor Grundy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Frank Jomo and Trevor Grundy Religion News Service BLANTYRE, Malawi (RNS/ENInews) A Presbyterian church in Malawi has welcomed a 14-year jail sent...

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.