The Department of State is broadening its look at the treatment of LGBT Africans

By: Wednesday March 3, 2010 8:01 pm

Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) sent a letter in January to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk because of his concern over what he called the barbarity of Uganda‘s proposed Anti-Homosexuality Bill (“kill the gays bill”). In his response to Senator Wyden, the Department of State’s Assistant Secretary of Legislative Affairs, [...]

Senator Ron Wyden asks for review of Uganda’s trade status if the gay genocide bill passes

By: Wednesday January 13, 2010 1:55 am

Concerned by what he calls the “barbarity” of Uganda‘s proposed Anti-Homosexuality Bill (“kill the gays bill”), U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) sent a strong letter on Tuesday to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk.  Wyden is Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee’s subcommittee on International Trade, Customs and Global Competitiveness. [...]

Oregon high school with Ugandan sister school plans protest against Uganda’s gay genocide bill

By: Thursday December 31, 2009 11:00 am

UPDATE:  Please email inquiries about this event to respect.uganda AT gmail DOT com Please recommend the DailyKos version of this diary.  Thanks! Uganda’s proposed gay genocide law isn’t just an abstract concern for students at Beaverton, Oregon’s Southridge High School.  Southridge has a sister school in Kalisizo, Uganda, and students and faculty from both have [...]

Pam’s Facebook Notes and News
Advertisement
myFDL

Want to write a diary?

Head on over to myFDL, Firedoglake's reader diary site and community!

» Click here to visit myFDL.

Become a Member

Get the Most out of FDL

Become a Founding Member today

Build our community

Get great discounts

Keep us independent

like us on facebook
subscribe to phb
Contact us
Copyright notice

Content © 2004-2013, PHB Media, LLC., Autumn Sandeen, & Firedoglake.com
All rights reserved.


Close