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World unites against India’s gay sex ban

Around the globe, people peacefully take to the streets to renounce the recent ruling of the India Supreme Court.

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20th December 2013 12:00

Alessia Valenza | ILGA Asia

Gay activists and their allies, from Mumbai to New York, united for a global protest against India’s Supreme Court ruling that brought back a law banning gay sex.

‘This Judgment is not about any one community in any one country but about the hegemonic structures that oppress many across the world,’ according to the official Day of Rage Facebook page.

People in 40 cities expressed disapproval of the 11 December ruling that returned Section 377, a colonial era anti-sodomy law.

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