Friday, June 21, 2024

Batswana to vote on legalising  homosexuality, commercial sex & death penalty

Batswana will vote on a referendum that will ask them if they support the amendment to the Constitution “that the rights of gays, lesbians, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex people must be supported.’

This is contained in the government white paper which shows that the Commission on the Review of Botswana Constitution had “noted but did not agree with the views that the rights of gays, lesbians, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex people must be supported.” According to the white paper, “The commission pointed out that section 3 and 15 of the Constitution make provision for fundamental rights and freedoms and protects against discrimination.”

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