Protest over Tunisia’s 20th homophobia-fueled murder
Middle East / North Africa

Protest over Tunisia’s 20th homophobia-fueled murder

In response to the murder of a hairdresser in northwestern Tunisia, the advocacy group Shams last week urged the Tunisian government to protect the LGBT community against violent homophobia. It was the country’s 20th homophobic murder since the Tunisian Revolution that launched the Arab Spring in 2010, according to Shams, which advocates the repeal of … Continue reading