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2 weeks ago

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We are starting Uganda’s first LGBT community centre - help us make this happen!

In Uganda it’s illegal to be gay. Queer people live in fear of being arrested or getting beaten up or killed.
Help us by donating today! No amount is too small. By creating this centre we can take a stand for every human’s right to equality and love.

Donate here: rainbowriots.com/portfolio_page/east-africas-first-lgbt-community-center/

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3 weeks ago

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Happy New year from Rainbow Riots! Together we are strong forever! ❤️❤️❤️❤️🌈🌈🌈 #happynewyear #rainbowriots #lgbtq #queerpride #equality #petterwallenberg #freedom #lgbtqpride #loveislove ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

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"It started five years ago in Sweden as a protest against homophobia. Now, Rainbow Riots is a global movement, encouraging LGBTIQ freedom through the transformative power of music. Along the way, songwriter and project leader Petter Wallenberg has stared down the barrel of guns but he’s making a real difference in Africa and India. He’s also getting drag queens to read stories to kids. What’s not to love?"

Interview with our founder and creative director Petter Wallenberg in Australia's biggest gay magazine DNA Magazine Australia:
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4 weeks ago

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Have you heard our big anthem ”Freedom"?

The single is taken from our album "Rainbow Riots" which is composed and produced by our founder, artist and musician Petter Wallenberg, featuring queer voices from some of the world’s most dangerous countries for LGBTQ people.

We filmed the video in Uganda just after Ugandan police stopped Pride Uganda and held us hostage at gun point. We will never give up the fight for equality for LGBTQ people around the world and just as the lyrics in our song say: ”We’re beatiful, phenomenal - nobody gonna stop our love.”

Buy Rainbow Riots -”Freedom” on iTunes or stream it on Spotify. All proceeds go towards towards our new community centre for LGBTQ people in Uganda. ❤️❤️🌈🌈❤️❤️ #hearttouching #queerstories #lgbtq #queermusic #freedom #uganda #lgbtuganda #petterwallenberg #rainbowriots #gay #transgender #dragqueen #africangay #africandance #lesbian #pride #pride🌈
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1 month ago

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Last day in India - it’s been amazing! Here are a couple of pics of our founder Petter Wallenberg and his wonderful and very talented musical collaborator Pragya Pallavi and India’s first trans led dance group the Dancing Queens when they were performing on the streets of Bombay. The result will be a new album and multimedia project called ”Rainbow Riots India” created by Wallenberg featuring Indian LGBT singers. Watch this space! ... See MoreSee Less

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