Activists defiant as Uganda proposes death penalty for gay sex

CNN | Oct 12, 2019 at 11:22 AM
  • Kampala, Uganda (CNN)The Ugandan government’s plan to reintroduce a bill that could impose the death penalty for homosexuality is being met with defiance from the LGBTQ community in the East African nation, activists told CNN.
  • In May, Uganda’s “ex-gay” community petitioned Uganda’s parliament to bring back the 2014 Anti-Homosexuality Bill to “create awareness on sexual orientation,” according to a statement on the parliament website.