Drop the charges and repeal anti-gay laws
Commonwealth must condemn homophobic persecution in Malawi
Many people attended the protest against the arrest, trial and
imprisonment of the Malawian same-sex couple, Steven Monjeza and
Tiwonge Chimbalanga, on charges of homosexuality. They face up to 14 years jail.
Monday 22 March
12.30pm to 2pm
Commonwealth Secretariat’s head office, Marlborough House, Pall Mall,
London SW1Y 5HX.
By the corner of Pall Mall and St James’s Street.
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On the 21.03.10 Peter Tatchell was talking in front of the Commonweath asking why the Commonweath was doing nothing to stop the criminalisation of same-sex relations in 40 Commonweath countries. The LGBT community and OutRage are asking for the release of Malawi gay couple Tiwonge and Steven and an end of same-sex relations criminalisation in all the Commonweath countries.
Write to Dr. Francis Moto, High Commission of Malawi, 70 Winnington road, London N2 0TX. Email firstname.lastname@example.org