Category Archives: Global Equality Network

  1. URGENT – Please help a young gay Mexican be released from detention

    Friends, My colleagues and I are urgently trying to raise $3,000 to get a young gay Mexican man released from detention, where he’s being beaten and abused by other inmates. More details follow: Jose is a 21 year old gay Mexican who is currently detained by U.S. immigration authorities in Chicago. When Jose was 15, a close Read More >>

    gay men, Global Equality Network, Heartland Alliance, homophobia, homosexuality, LGBT rights, Mexico
  2. Direct from Nigeria – my name is Olumide Makanjuola

    [Olumide is a special guest of IRMA this week] My name is Olumide Makanjuola and I work with The Independent Project for Equal Rights (TIP) in Lagos Nigeria. TIP is a non Governmental organization which work to facilitate a non-discriminatory Nigeria society through empowerment education and advocacy over the last 5 years. In 2006 the federal government Read More >>

    Chicago, gay men, Global Equality Network, Heartland Alliance, HIV transmission, HIV/AIDS policy, human rights, IRMA, lgbt community, LGBT rights, MSM, Nigeria