Brutalized LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Denied Shelter

The US and the world respond with apathy

African migrant in a refugee camp: image licensed from Adobe Stock

Refugee camps in Kenya overflow with desperate men and women

LGBTQ people from Uganda and much of the rest of eastern Africa seek shelter by the thousands in relatively liberal Kenya, where the penalty for being gay or trans is “only” 14 years in prison.

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James Finn

James Finn

James Finn is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.