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NIGERIA ANTI LGBT LAW
The One, Two Punch of Being Anti-Gay
Director of the Workplace Equality Program at the Human Rights...
First a reputation stain, then the pocketbook strains. That's what lawmakers the world over learned to expect recently when efforts to penalize LGBT people move forward.
A Response to the Law That Further Criminalizes the LGBT Community in Nigeria
Writer and Social Critic; Student, McMaster University
The LGBT population in Nigeria is not even advocating for same-sex marriage at this point; they are simply asking that their identities be decriminalized. But passing the bill was both a symbolic act and a means to further polarize the Nigerian populace on the issue of LGBT rights.
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