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Kenyan MP pushes for law to recognise intersex people

A Kenyan MP has asked the country’s parliament to pass a law to recognise a third gender to end discrimination against those who identify as intersex. Isaac Mwaura is also asking for funding for gender alignment surgery and a public awareness campaign to end stigma against intersex people. “They see me as a curse,” one… Continue reading Kenyan MP pushes for law to recognise intersex people

Africa · East Africa · Kenya

Queer musician Joji Baro calls out Ezekiel Mutua

Queer musician & activist Joji Baro demands to know why the Kenya Film Classification Board banned his music video for ‘pornography’. Gay singer Joji Baro caused drama in an open forum hosted by Kenya Film Classification Board to seek the input of industry’s stakeholders on the proposed new law that banned the airing of commercials… Continue reading Queer musician Joji Baro calls out Ezekiel Mutua