With Apologies to My Gay Friends

Dear Gay Friend So Recently Traumatised By An Insensitive Law Opening Lines Permit me a couple of indulgences before I proceed. First, I use the term “gay” generically, mindful of the fact that this term is reserved specifically for that classifications of sexuality known as male homosexuality. However, throughout the course of this writing, allow me to […]

Religious Fanatics Blamed for Nigeria’s Draconian Anti-Gay Bill

NIGERIA has passed a bill that bans gay marriage, outlaws organisations supporting gay rights and sets prison terms of up to 14 years for offenders. Principal architects of this draconian and fundamentally stupid piece of legislation are religious fanatics, foremost among them being the ghastly Anglican Archbishop Peter Akinola. As far back as 2006, human rights campaigner […]