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Petitioning Office of the Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller, the Jamaican Prime Minister

Please provide safe and clean accommodation for gay and trans youth currently fleeing persecution in Jamaica's sewers.

It is shameful and morally unacceptable for a modern 'Christian country' to turn a blind eye to the plight of these vulnerable young people. Up to thirty of them, some suffering life-threatening attacks, are forced to live and sleep amongst the excrement and rats, because it's the only safe place they can find in a vehemently homophobic and transphobic society. Please sign this petition to demand the Jamaican government act to provide safe alternative accommodation. 

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    Portia Simpson Miller, the Jamaican Prime Minister

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