Scaly Kep’na: “Ne dites jamais non à soi-même. Jamais.”

Scaly Kep’na: “Ne dites jamais non à soi-même. Jamais.”

Scaly Kep’na est un militant congolais des droits de l’homme. Il vit avec son mari à Kinshasa (RD Congo) et est le président de l’association LGBT ‘Jeunialissime’. J’ai eu le plaisir de m’entretenir avec lui pendant une heure...
Scaly Kep’na: “Ne dites jamais non à soi-même. Jamais.”

Scaly Kep’na: “Never say no to yourself”

Scaly Kep’na is a Congolese human rights activist. He lives with his husband in Kinshasa and is the president of the LGBT association Jeunialissime. I had the pleasure of talking to him for an hour about LGBT rights in the DR Congo. And we started with the story...
Stickers to worry about

Stickers to worry about

“Oh well, why worry about a few silly stickers. The police would be better off dealing with the serious cases. Just look at what just happened to that journalist (who became the victim of a homophobic attack), they should deal with that.” That’s what...
Violence against LGBTI+-persons, a ‘Brussels’ problem?

Violence against LGBTI+-persons, a ‘Brussels’ problem?

On Friday, VRT journalist Riadh Bahri was the victim of homophobic violence. ” Walking the dog. Man asks for directions. I am kind and naive enough to answer. Getting hit. Getting kicked. Chain ripped off and stolen. Hearing dirty faggot. Crying a little in the...