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Uganda's Gay Community Has High Hopes For Pope Francis's Visit

Associated Press | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Gay activists are hoping Pope Francis will preach tolerance toward homosexuals, and even go so far as to condemn violent atta...

Good News For Uganda's Gay Community -- But How Long Will It Last?

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

* Obama says law would complicate relations with Uganda * Homosexuality a taboo in many African countries By Elias Birya...

LISTEN: LGBT Filmmakers Seek To Reverse Ugandan Homophobia

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with filmmaker Tim McCarthy about his new film project, Voices of the Abasiyazzi: Creating Allies, which he's producing with Pepe Julian Onziema. The concept is to film LGBT Ugandans sharing their lives with their clanspeople in their own languages and cultural traditions.

Ugandan Paper That Outed Gays Ordered To Stop

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A judge has ordered a Ugandan newspaper, The Rolling Stone, to stop outing gays in a country where homosexual acts are illegal, reports the BBC. The e...