|Dead: Jackie Nanyonjo|
After recent criticism of the UK's record on LGBT Asylum Seekers, the following comes as little surprise:
Campaigners are blaming the UK Border Agency for deporting an asylum seeker who has reportedly died in Uganda after she claimed she was at risk of homophobic persecution... Jackie Nanyonjo died in Uganda on Friday 8 March...
When family members finally met her, long after the flight had landed, Jackie was in terrible pain and vomiting blood; they rushed her to a clinic, but in a country with widespread poverty and limited medical facilities they were unable to get the medical attention Jackie needed.
Read the full story here: UK: Protest planned outside Home Office following death of lesbian Ugandan asylum seeker
The protest will be held outside the Home Office in Westminster, central London, from 12.30pm tomorrow, Thursday 14 March 2013.
If you can't make the protest, you can write to your local MP and members of the House of Lords via WriteToThem to express your disgust. You can also contact the Home Secretary, Theresa May.
Bahati's Kill the Gays Bill has been sitting at #3 on the list of Business to Follow as of yesterday.