TITLE

Sierra Leone gay leader murdered

PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Gay & Lesbian Times;10/14/2004, Issue 877, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the murder of Fanny Ann Eddy, founder of the Sierra Leone Lesbian and Gay Association, in Sierra Leone. Description of the crime; Remarks from Paula Ettelbrick, executive director of the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission, on the death of Eddy; Contribution of Eddy on defending harassment and violence of lesbian and gay people.
ACCESSION #
14850392

 

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