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January 28, 2013

The Awakening of the Kenyan Movement

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Faced with an election campaign period that according to many security reports promises to be violent; the threat of the passing of the anti-homosexuality bill in neighboring Uganda which will see the influx of LGBTI refugees into the country; and an increased visibility prompted by growing debate on sexual and gender minority rights discourse, Kenyan LGBTI activists and organizations are rolling up their sleeves and seemingly taking responsibility for the protection of their constituents all in the absence of a functioning national coordinating body.
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December 31, 2012

We can do better in 2013

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Twenty twelve has been a year of discovery, assessment, realignments and most importantly a realization that we are all in this together as a people.

We have managed to breakdown walls that we unconsciously created in our various attempts at movement building. We have been able to speak freely of what we think is not working but have unfortunately not been able to act on what we think works.

As we go into 2013, my personal vision is to see a more collaborative effort in the good fight for equality and full recognition
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