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Nigerian Novelist Reflects on Anti-Gay Law

One day in January 2014, award-winning Nigerian writer and rights activist Jude Dibia woke up gasping for air.  Nigeria had just passed a law criminalizing homosexuality.  This prompted Dibia to make the decision to leave his home country. Dibia now lives in Sweden, where he is a guest writer of the Malmö City of Refuge, a program offering shelter to writers and artists at risk. Jude Dibia was happy earlier this year, after the U.S. took the huge step of legalizing same-sex...

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