In this OutRightTV episode, "Disaster Waiting to Happen in Detention Centers," OutRight's UN Program Officer, Sahar Moazami, speaks to Liza Doubossarskaia, Law Clerk, Detention Program at Immigration Equality, an organization which supports LGBTIQ immigrants seeking safety from persecution. They talk about the dangers facing LGBTIQ asylum seekers in detention centers, their campaign to release HIV+ people in detention, and the exponentially amplified dangers in detention posed by the COVID19 pandemic. Liza also tells us about how and which asylum procedures are taking place in the current circumstances.
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Published on May 13, 2020 | OutRight Action International an LGBT human rights organization