The Bishop of Leicester speaks passionately in a Lords’ debate about the “Treatment of Homosexual Men and Women in the Developing World”

The Rt Revd Timothy Stevens, Bishop of Leicester, speaking in the House of Lords

The House of Lords held a debate on Thursday 25 October on a question posed by Lord Lexden. He asked  Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the treatment of homosexual men and women in the developing world. Changing Attitude’s interest in the debate is twofold. Firstly, members of our groups in Nigeria […]

Churches defend prejudice as campaign to decriminalise homosexuality is launched

Alice Nkom, the human rights lawyer fighting the anti-gay laws in Cameroon

The Human Dignity Trust (HDT) has launched a global campaign in London today to decriminalise homosexuality in the 80-odd countries where consensual sexual activity between adults of the same gender is outlawed by embarking on a first test case in the courts of Belize. Forty two are Commonwealth countries which inherited their statutes as a […]