Homotopia Festival

Peter Tatchell talks about queer rights and the philosophy of OutRage!’s direct action. He also talks about Iraq and religious fundamentalism.

Gay Iraqi victims of Islamist death squads

[flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157600042494571″] LGBT victims of homophobic assassinations by the Sadr and Badr fundamentalist militias in Iraq. Baghdad refuses to protect gays and denounces UN report “Iraqi lesbians and gays continue to be subjected a systematic reign of terror by Shia death squads. The government of Iraq refuses to crack down on the killers or Gay Iraqi victims of Islamist death squads

Homophobic terror in Iraq

Hasan Sabeh was a happy, talented 34 year old a transgender fashion designer, affectionately known as Tamara. He lived in the al-Mansor district of Baghdad. In January 2007, he was tending his fashion accessories stall in a street market. An Islamist death squad, wearing Iraqi police uniforms, seized Tamara, partially stripped his clothes off and, Homophobic terror in Iraq

Anti-war Demo – March 2006

[flickr_set id=”72057594086326756″] OutRage! joins anti-war demo, London, March 2006 – No Foreign Occupation! Support the Iraqi and Iranian democratic opposition. © OutRage! 1990-2010. You are free to use this photo to illustrate news stories and articles about OutRage!, the lesbian and gay human rights group, with credit to the group and photographer. For all other Anti-war Demo – March 2006


[flickr_set id=”72157601740498662″] Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people fleeing persecution and seeking asylum in the UK with the support of OutRage!.