Sec 377 and desire that is same-sex. It was long and painful, but homosexual legal rights in Asia is finally becoming a strong – and built-in – political force.

It was long and painful, but homosexual liberties in Asia is finally becoming a strong – and integrated – political force.

For quite some time, the fight in Asia of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual (LGBT), hijra, kothi and other non-heterosexualities – just what this journalist terms as ‘queer’ sexualities – is battled over the silent margins of both main-stream society and ‘progressive’ politics. Things have actually started to improvement in modern times, but there is however nevertheless a way that is long get.