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Time for an LGBT voting bloc? Section 377 and Elections 2014

Apr 13, 2014

Time for an LGBT voting bloc? Section 377 and Elections 2014

This is going to be the 16th Lok Sabha but the first time LGBT issues have figured in a major party manifesto. Has the furore over Section 377 meant we now have the potential for an LGBT voting bloc in India? #LGBT #Section 377 #Anjali Gopalan #2014 Lok Sabha Elections #Humsafar Trust #Daya Rani
Karnataka police ignore HC ruling: 14 arrested under section 377

Nov 13, 2013

Karnataka police ignore HC ruling: 14 arrested under section 377

The timing is striking. Any day now the Supreme Court is expected to issue its long-awaited ruling on Section 377. #ThatsJustWrong #Karnataka #Homosexuality #LGBT #Section 377 #Anjali Gopalan #anti-sodomy #Naz Foundation International #Arvind Narrain #Hassan
Indian society struggling with gay rights: activist

May 10, 2012

Indian society struggling with gay rights: activist

After Obama turned the global spotlight on gay rights by saying that he believes same-sex couples should be able to marry, Anjali Gopalan applauded the comments but despaired over the grudging pace of acceptance for India's gay and lesbian communities. #Social Issues #BuzzPatrol #Barack Obama #LGBT social movements #discrimination #Human sexuality #Phobias #Anjali Gopalan

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Indian society struggling with gay rights: activist

Aug 22, 2014

Indian gay men's wives 'trapped' in marriage

New Delhi, India - A week after they got married last year, Nimmy found texts on her husband's mobile phone describing a sexual encounter with a man. She initially forced herself to believe her husband's explanation that the phone messages were harml... #India #New Delhi