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When the Law Is a Crime – in Uganda – a Jesuit View

‘AMERICA’ – The Nation Catholic Review EDITORIALS The Editors With five now-famous words, “Who am I to judge?” Pope Francis offered a fresh embodiment of the Catholic teaching that homosexuals “must be accepted with respect, compassion, and sensitivity.” Tragically, we … Continue reading

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A Scottish View – Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Law

On not shaking hands – Ugandan Anti-Homosexuality Law Posted: 24 Feb 2014 04:22 AM PST This morning, I heard that the President of Uganda has signed into law the anti-gay law that there has been such a huge amount of … Continue reading

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Uganda’s President advocates ‘Gay Rescue’ !!!

Uganda president refuses to sign anti-gay law Yoweri Museveni says there are better ways to “rescue” gays from their “abnormality” than jailing them for life. ALJAZEERA – Last updated: 17 Jan 2014 08:38   David Kato was bludgeoned to death following … Continue reading

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Change of Heart in Uganda on Gay Legislation?

Uganda President Yoweri Museveni blocks anti-gay law Some gay Ugandans have fled the country, saying they are being persecuted Continue reading the main story Related Stories Gay trial Briton ‘must leave’ Uganda Obama in Africa gay rights appeal Nigerian gets … Continue reading

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Anglican Communion must challenge Homophobia

Stark choices face the Primates and Bishops of the Anglican Communion in 2014 Colin Coward, December 30th, 2013 Be As a poisoned Christmas present to the people of Uganda, the Ugandan parliament, at a non-quorate session, passed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill in the … Continue reading

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Anti-homosexuality legislation in Nigeria and Uganda

This roundup from Religion Dispatches summarises the situation: Nigeria and Uganda: Harsh Anti-Gay Legislation Passes Harsh anti-gay laws that had been pending for years in both Nigeria and Uganda received legislative approval. The Nigerian bill is called the Anti Same-Sex Marriage bill, but it … Continue reading

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Ugandan Anglican Bishops Support Anti-Gay Bill

Ugandan Anglican bishop praises anti-gay law UPDATED: Gays and lesbians afraid in Uganda. Members of Uganda’s lesbian and gay community fear they’ll be persecuted even more than they are, as Arwa Damon reports.   Depressing news from Uganda, Bishop Luwalira … Continue reading

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