Hate Crimes: Killed for Being LGBT

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  • Dwayne Jones
  • Philadelphia
  • Cameroon
  • South Africa
  • Uganda
  • St. Andrew, Jamaica
  • Sierra Leone
  • Cape Town, South Africa

Dwayne Jones

Dwayne Jones, a 16-year-old Jamaican, was beaten to death on July 22 after showing up to a party dressed as a woman. In May 2011, the United Nations warned that hate crimes against LGBT people were on the rise. Take a look at other horrific attacks that have happened globally on LGBT men and women in recent years. Natelege Whaley (Photo: AP Photo/Jay, J-FLAG)

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