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In the republic of Georgia, entrenched beliefs cause homosexuals to be marginalised, demonised and sometimes physically threatened.
Writer, singer & activist Leah Cobham delivers a moving spoken performance retelling what happened when she gathered people from all walks of Georgian society to meet lesbian activist Natia Gvianishvili, in a profound and shocking moment of confrontation.
Watch the video below to hear her story: