A teacher, two businessman, and two students have been taken by police for allegedly violating Uganda’s draconian new Anti-Homosexuality Act.
But human rights activists in the region aren’t cheering.
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The draconian legislation is just intended to curb the ‘open promotion of homosexuality,’ in the interest of protecting children, claims the Ugandan government.
As LGBTI pride was celebrated all over the world, a small group of Ugandans gathered together in secret to avoid police attention.
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A Kenyan activist, Ugandan asylum-seeker, and the American Jewish World Service hope to raise awareness about east Africa’s beleaguered LGBT community, even as hundreds reportedly flee Uganda.
Admonitions from Kampala follow last week’s news of fresh U.S. sanctions, including the loss of millions in funding for a new health institute and visa denials.
US cuts aid in response to Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Act, President Yoweri Museveni responds with tax rises.
The White House announced that the State Department will prevent some Ugandan officials from entering the U.S., and cut or redirect funds from Uganda’s aid package.
Uganda’s virulently antigay foreign minister will take office in September.
On Wednesday, the United Nations General Assembly is set to elect Uganda’s foreign minister as president. LGBT advocates say that spells bad news for the international body.
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Ugandan officials say they are “confident” that anti-gay politician Samuel Kutesa will become head of the UN general assembly, as there has been no “formal protest” from Western leaders.