Pink Dot

Section 377A of the Penal Code criminalises “gross indecency” between men in Singapore, which can be punished with imprisonment for up to 2 years. This law legitimises and perpetuates discriminatory attitudes towards LGBTQ persons. After failing to petition the Government to remove Section 377A, a group of LGBTQ activists came together in 2009 to organise the first Pink Dot at Speakers’ Corner in Hong Lim Park, a rally to advocate for social acceptance of the LGBTQ community and awareness of the struggles they face.

UPDATED 21 June 2020

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Click here to download file! [303.04 KB]

0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply