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Court In Uganda Throws Out Anti-Gay Law
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-gay laws, Uganda, good news, world, society, politics, government, goodnews, gayrights, ethics, law, rights )

Cal
- 50 days ago - npr.org
A court in Uganda has thrown out a controversial law that mandated harsh punishments, including life in prison, for acts of homosexuality.
Take Action: Stop the Anti-Gay Agenda in Uganda ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, environment, Uganda, gay rights, protection )

Cher
- 496 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Urge Uganda to shift its focus from anti-homosexuality to more pressing issues like hunger.
Uganda: US Evangelist Sued for Inciting Gay Hate
Society & Culture  (tags: world, gayrights, Uganda, law, government, interesting, crime, culture, news, rights, politics, freedoms, religion, abuse, activists, society )

Cal
- 919 days ago - globalpost.com
US evangelist Scott Lively is being sued for inciting persecution of homosexuals in Uganda.
Uganda Gay Rights Activist David Kato Killed
Society & Culture  (tags: Uganda, Gay Rights, Killing, Activist, Society )

Nancy
- 1332 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A Ugandan gay rights campaigner who last year sued a local newspaper which named him as being homosexual has been killed, activists say.
Uganda Newspaper Stokes Anti-Gay Sentiment
Society & Culture  (tags: world, rights, gay rights, abuse, society, Uganda, media, law, government, freedoms )

Cal
- 1416 days ago - latimes.com
Gays and lesbians say they've been persecuted and are living in fear since the paper published their names and photos. The High Court has ordered a temporary halt to such publication, but the editor says he is intent on waging 'a war against homosexuality
Save The Street Children In Uganda ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Uganda, poverty, children, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1521 days ago - change.org
Hope for Uganda Ministries (HOFUM) is dedicated to fighting and eradicating poverty in Uganda. We want to create jobs for the street children and see to it that they can obtain a source of income. We also want to bring healing to our deteriorating
Arch-Conservative U.S. Christians Help Uganda 'Kill-the-Gays' Bill Stay Alive
Society & Culture  (tags: world, politics, gayrights, Uganda, radical right, news, interesting, culture, rights, society )

Cal
- 1557 days ago - alternet.org
Uganda's anti-gay bill, which espouses the death penalty for homosexual acts, still lives -- with the help of the U.S. religious right.
Tell Uganda to Back Off Extremely Anti-Gay Legislation ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, gayrights, Uganda )

Cher
- 1588 days ago - change.org
Uganda's Parliament is currently debating an anti-homosexuality bill that would take drastic measures to "wipe out" LGBT people from the country. Among the provisions called for in this bill would be imprisonment for LGBT people, death penalty sentences
Urge Joyce Meyer to Condemn Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Uganda, anti-homosexuality bill, death, imprisonment, Joyce Meyer )

Cher
- 1625 days ago - change.org
Joyce Meyer is one of the world's most renowned religious leaders, regularly selling out arenas for her talks, and garnering a worldwide audience of fans and admirers. One of the countries where Joyce Meyer and her ministry offices are most active is
Why Is Uganda Attacking Homosexuality?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, culture, Uganda, politics, rights, religion, gayrights, freedoms, humans, crime, news )

Cal
- 1746 days ago - cnn.com
The Anti-Homosexuality Bill features several provisions that human rights groups say would spur a witch hunt of homosexuals in the country
UGANDA: Women Petition Court to Outlaw FGM
Society & Culture  (tags: fgm, uganda, women, girls, human rights, legal efforte to ban fgm )


- 2699 days ago - irinnews.org
"We are seeking a court declaration that the practice is unconstitutional; it is cruel, inhuman and degrading," said Dora Byamukama, a member of the East Africa Legislative Assembly and one of the campaigners against FGM in Uganda.
   

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