International lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates are decrying the death of three teenage boys who were allegedly tortured to death at a so-called “conversion camp” in South Africa.
A Facebook group calling itself Somali Queer Community posted information and graphic photos of the alleged stoning on its social media page Saturday. The post states that Mohamed Ali Baashi, 18, was tried and convicted of sodomy by a rebel judge from the Islamic extremist group Al-Shabab in the Barawa area of southern Somalia. In front of a crowd of villagers, Baashi was reportedly pelted with rocks until he was dead, the group’s post goes on to claim.
Fort Zumwalt East High School students got the shock of a lifetime last week when they learned that the Westboro Baptist Church was on its way to come rage against the school’s gay students after being personally invited by one of their classmates.