Things don't look for lgbts in Uganda and they really suck for our community in South Africa:
Lesbians in South Africa are being dragged off the street and raped to “correct” them, it has been claimed.
Sky News has found evidence of widespread abuse against the lesbian community – resulting in a new trend of so-called “corrective rape”.
In the the township of Khayelitsha, on the outskirts of Cape Town, Sky spoke to a group of women who said they live in fear of their lives.
All of them said they know someone who has been violently dragged off the streets and raped because they had come out as a lesbian.
Funeka Solidaat said she had been attacked on two occasions – on the second she was raped.
She said the men covered their faces with balaclavas and that she had been repeatedly threatened with rape in the township.
For some reason, the video attached to this story didn't work so I found a new news article courtesy of guardian.co.uk
To put it mildly, it ain't pretty; the calamities these brave women face are terrible. And the attitudes of some of the men in the video should outrage you beyond belief: