This is such serious business. I hope people of good sense and good will can band together to stop this erosion of freedom. Many of us have been so impressed with your country's new attitudes, even if they aren't always universally accepted there.
It doesn't surprise me that politicians and religious leaders with dodgy records themselves are trying to turn the attention to the queer community. We have so often been the scapegoat for others' misbehavior.
Let us know how we can support you.
When you can transform the war and violence in yourself, then you can truly begin to help others find peace. Thich Nhat Hanh