Imprisoned in Tunisia for looking gay

Discussion in 'Tunisian News & Current Events' started by Laura2014, Mar 16, 2017.

  1. Laura2014

    Laura2014 Well-Known Member

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    According to Pink News - Two men arrested in Tunisia in December 2016 for apparently 'looking gay' have been sentenced to eight months in prison.

    So much for a new emerging democracy....
     
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    How is that even a crime? :eek:
     
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    Yes it is cruel that someone gets fengel because they have a different orientation one it shows us that the country is going in the wrong direction and that there is no democracy. Tunisia has long way to go regarding both gays and of women. It seems to me that the Arab world has the wrong mindset regarding freedom
     
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    Wouldn't that be all of them?
     
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    Mango Chutney Well-Known Member

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    took them to jail just by LOOKING GAY, whatttt in the worldddddd !!! so they can judge unfairly someone and that’s it!! And obviously for LGBT groups it isn’t safe at all.
     
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    Mango Chutney Well-Known Member

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    They claim to be progressive! Ha.....progressive my arse....freakin stone age!

    Nice cat! :love:
     
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