In the context of Secretary Clinton’s recent speech on LGBT rights, where she emphatically declared that “gay rights are human rights” and welcomed four LGBT activists from Africa to the State Department, it is important to reflect on the hostile view of LGBT rights that dominates the discourse in many parts of Africa.
Follow the links to read these two recent articles on LGBT trends in Africa by two notable South African commentators.
Homosexuality and the battle for Africa’s soul
by Mark Gevisser |Mail&Guardian |http://www.mg.co.za/
Page 4 | By Zackie Achmat | International AIDS Society | http://www.iasociety.org/