December 2013 (2)
Dec 18 2013 2:29PM
Beaten for being gay
When Olympic bronze-medal winning diver Tom Daley made 'that' announcement to his 2.4 million Twitter followers, it made headlines in the national press for days. Sadly, he received a fair number of homophobic comments , but the vast m...
Dec 17 2013 6:40PM
Tortured and jailed for peaceful protest and the raising of a flag
Johan Teterissa is a primary school teacher serving a 15-year sentence for leading a peaceful protest in 2007 in Indonesia. He was arrested along with 21 other activists during a government organised event in Ambon, the capital of Malu...