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Uganda Parliament passes anti-gay bill

Posted by Will O'Bryan
December 20, 2013 10:15 AM |
“I am officially illegal.” --Frank Mugisha, head of Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG), following the Ugandan Parliament’s passage of a bill that, while no longer including the death penalty, allows for life imprisonment for those who do not report gay people to authorities. (BBC) (Photo by Julian Vankim/Metro Weekly)  “I am glad the Parliament has voted against evil. … Because we ... [Read]

US Senator James Inhofe, a Republican from Oklahoma, went on Rachel Maddow's show on Thursday, March 15. He appeared on the show to promote his book in which he reportedly denounced scientific claims about "global warming." But in the second half of their interview, the talk show host confronted Inhofe about Uganda's "kill the gays" bill. For the past few ... [Read]