Twenty-Year-Old Faces Execution Under New Ugandan Anti-LGBTQ+ Law

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“According to Efemia Chela, an editor and researcher at the leftist organization Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research, contemporary anti-LGBTQ+ sentiment in Africa was built off similar laws put in place by colonizing countries. More recently, say researchers like Political Research Associates [] and the website openDemocracy, the influence of extremist Christian groups in the United States on Ugandan LGBTQ+ policy is visible through tens of millions in funding.”

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