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Gay in Indonesia's tiny province of Aceh? Brace for 100 lashes in front of a ... - LA Daily News

06 Oct 14, 07:10:14

NBCNews.com

Gay in Indonesia's tiny province of Aceh? Brace for 100 lashes in front of a ...
LA Daily News
In recent years, Aceh's officials have ramped up their anti-gay rhetoric. A popular deputy mayor has proclaimed homosexuality a “social disease.” A former Sharia police chief noted that, technically, lesbians can be beheaded and tossed in the sea.
Gay in Indonesia's Aceh? Brace for 100 Lashes in Front of a CrowdNBCNews.com
100 Lashes: New Law Reveals Indonesia's Split Personality on LGBT RightsAdvocate.com

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Gays -- Muslim Or Not -- Face Caning With 100 Lashes In Indonesia If Proposed ... - The Inquisitr

22 Sep 14, 02:09:21

The Inquisitr

Gays -- Muslim Or Not -- Face Caning With 100 Lashes In Indonesia If Proposed ...
The Inquisitr
Debate continues on the bill, but it is expected to pass by Friday, the last day of the current legislative session, according to The Daily Reporter. The majority of legislators in the Aceh province of Indonesia support the measure, which would ...

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Indonesia's Aceh approves caning for gay sex - Yahoo!7 News

27 Sep 14, 01:09:16

Yahoo!7 News

Indonesia's Aceh approves caning for gay sex
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"The criminalisation of individuals based on their sexual orientation is a huge blow for equality in Indonesia," said Amnesty International's Asia-Pacific director Richard Bennett, who added that it would increase "the climate of homophobia, fear and ...
Indonesia's Aceh lawmakers approve caning for gay sexGay Star News
Indonesia's Aceh introduces whipping as punishment for gay sexReuters UK
INDONESIA: New Aceh bylaw imposing 100 lashes for gay and extramarital sex ...Amnesty International UK
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Repeal Law Punishing Gay Sex With Lashes In Indonesia's Aceh, Says Amnesty - Business Insider

29 Sep 14, 01:09:53

The Malay Mail Online

Repeal Law Punishing Gay Sex With Lashes In Indonesia's Aceh, Says Amnesty
Business Insider
BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Amnesty International called for an immediate repeal of a new law in the Indonesian province of Aceh punishing anyone caught having gay sex or extramarital sex with 100 lashes, saying the legislation would stoke ...
Indonesia's Aceh province imposes caning for gay sexThe Phuket News
Amnesty: Repeal gay sex cane law in Indonesia's AcehThe Malay Mail Online
Repeal law punishing gay sex, adultery with lashes in Indonesia's Aceh, says ...Reuters Blogs (blog)
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Indonesian lawmakers propose ban on gay sex, caning of those caught - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

24 Sep 14, 10:09:59

CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

Indonesian lawmakers propose ban on gay sex, caning of those caught
CP24 Toronto's Breaking News
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia -- People caught having homosexual sex could be publicly caned in Indonesia's conservative Aceh province if an Islam-inspired draft law is approved this week. Lawmaker Moharriadi Syafari said a majority of provincial legislators ...
This Indonesian province is considering public caning for gay peoplePinkNews.co.uk
Indonesia's Aceh province debates public floggings for homosexualityThe Guardian
Plans to cane people for gay sex in IndonesiaSunday World

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Indonesian Aceh proposes 100 lashes for gay sex - Ahram Online

20 Sep 14, 02:09:24

Ahram Online

Indonesian Aceh proposes 100 lashes for gay sex
Ahram Online
Gay sex could be punishable by 100 lashes of the cane in Indonesia's staunchly conservative Aceh province if parliament passes a draft law that critics say violates basic human rights. Aceh is the only part of the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation ...
Extremist Islamists in Indonesia want 100 lashes for gay sex - MUSLIM OR NOTMalaysia Chronicle

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Q&A: The Fight for Gay Rights in the Philippines - Wall Street Journal (blog)

24 May 14, 11:05:22

Q&A: The Fight for Gay Rights in the Philippines
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Mr. Remoto: The current challenges include hate crimes perpetrated mostly against transgenders; and the lack of employment opportunities for poor LGBTs. WSJ: How has the way gay and lesbian people are treated changed in recent years? Mr. Remoto: It is ...

Rare Alliance Forms in Singapore to Challenge Gay-Rights Rally - Wall Street Journal (blog)

27 Jun 14, 11:06:16

Irish Independent

Rare Alliance Forms in Singapore to Challenge Gay-Rights Rally
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The rising popularity of an annual rally promoting gay rights in Singapore has spurred a rare alliance between some Christians and Muslims here seeking to create a countermovement. Organizers expect Saturday's Pink Dot rally to draw tens of thousands ...
Freedom to love: Thousands attend Singapore gay rights rally despite oppositionRappler

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Islamic school for transgender students in Indonesia reopens - Gay Star News

26 Apr 14, 02:04:44

Gay Star News

Islamic school for transgender students in Indonesia reopens
Gay Star News
Known locally as a Pesantren Waria, an Islamic school for waria or transgender women in the city of Yogyakarta on the Indonesian island of Java has reopened. [Waria, the local term to describe transgender women, is a portmanteau of the Indonesian words ...

Indonesia's Aceh to vote on caning to punish gay sex - Astro Awani

26 Sep 14, 12:09:44

Astro Awani

Indonesia's Aceh to vote on caning to punish gay sex
Astro Awani
BANDA ACEH: Lawmakers in Indonesia's Aceh will vote Friday on whether to make gay sex punishable by 100 lashes of the cane, the latest proposed Islamic regulation in the conservative province that has outraged rights activists. Aceh, the only part of ...

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