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Torment to tyranny: Persecution in Uganda now that the Anti-Homosexuality Act is law

The Act, which was signed into law by President Museveni in February, is draconian and persecutory in both content and intent; there's no question of this. It creates new crimes of "aggravated homosexuality," carrying a life sentence; "the promotion of homosexuality," carrying a five-year sentence; and "aiding and abetting homosexuality," carrying a seven-year sentence.

RGOD2: Holy Week with Uganda’s LGBT community

SDGLN Contributor the Rev. Canon Albert Ogle sees a parallel between the life of Jesus and the struggle for LGBT rights worldwide.