It is ironic that a gay man helped David Bahati survive an early trauma of deprivation and loss, who then become the author of such a frightening narrative, where parents and caregivers are now expected to turn on the very people who put bread on his table.
A Canadian foreign affairs official acknowledged Friday that there are ongoing efforts to fund grassroots Ugandan LGBTQ advocacy organizations who are battling efforts by the Ugandan Parliament to pass that country’s proposed anti-homosexuality bill.
The "Kill The Gays" bill would create much harsher punishments for LGBT people convicted of crimes in Uganda, including the death penalty for HIV-positive people who are sexually active and life in prison for being involved in a same-sex relationship.
The Rev. Canon Albert Ogle shares the inspiring stories of 26 "authentic witnesses" from some of the 76 countries where it is illegal to be gay, who are in Washington for the International AIDS Conference.
Police in Kampala, Uganda raid a gay rights meeting and arrest several LGBT activists gathered at the Essela Hotel in Najjeera, a Kampala suburb, accusing the participants of “propagating gay issues in Uganda.”