This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. An activist calling for the decriminalisation of homosexuality in Uzbekistan suffered a broken leg and head injuries during a violent attack at the weekend and was hospitalised, police said on Monday. Sexual relations between two men are prohibited by law in Uzbekistan, a hangover from the Soviet Union. Attackers "fled the scene of the crime in an unknown direction", police said in a statement, while also describing Bozorov as a provocateur. Also on Sunday, several dozen people attended an anti-gay protest and a dozen were detained by police on hooliganism charges.
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Despite lockdowns related to the pandemic, saw further entrenchment of influential anti-LGBTQ hate groups in the Trump administration, and a continued appointment of anti-LGBTQ judges to the federal judiciary. Clayton, which determined that prohibition of discrimination on the basis of sex extends to sexual orientation and gender identity. The group enforces a male-dominant hierarchy.
From s civil rights activist Bayard Rustin to Chicago's first black female and lesbian mayor, Lori Lightfoot, black LGBTQ Americans have long made history with innumerable contributions to politics, art, medicine and a host of other fields. Bentley was a gender-bending performer during the Harlem Renaissance. Donning a top hat and tuxedo, Bentley would sing the blues in Harlem establishments like the Clam House and the Ubangi Club. According to a belated obituary published in , The New York Times said Bentley, who died in at the age of 52, was " Harlem's most famous lesbian " in the s and "among the best-known black entertainers in the United States. In , Gov.