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Uganda politicians celebrate passing of anti-gay laws

Posted February 24, 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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At a public ceremony in a packed room at the State House in Entebbe,Yoweri Museveni formally initialled the anti-homosexuality act, which also outlaws the promotion of homosexuality and requires citizens to denounce to the police anyone suspected of being gay.

Source: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/feb/24/ugand...

Hi VOY, I am reblogging this article from The Guardian because I want to know your thoughts and opinions! I think there are a few issues here to comment on from politics between different countries (check out this previous blog post!) and gay rights. Defying international disapproval from western donor nations, Uganda's president has signed a controversial law allowing those convicted of homosexuality to be imprisoned for life. At a public ceremony in a packed room at...