VIDEO REPORT: Fighting Back in New York Against Nigeria's New Anti-Gay Law

BY KELLY COGSWELL AND HARRIET HIRSHORN | Anti-gay laws are sweeping across Africa, from Nigeria to Uganda. On March 7, as part of a Global Day of Action, hundreds of LGBT Africans and their allies protested outside the Consulate General of Nigeria in New York, encouraging Americans to get involved.

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Kelly Cogswell is a Gay City News columnist and Harriet Hirshorn is a filmmaker.