The story advanced by the prosecutor at sentencing feeds into the lie that Ugandans — and in particular their children — are in grave danger unless homosexuality is criminalized.
When the Senate Judiciary Committee convenes to vote today on the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act, it could have far-reaching impacts that are difficult to imagine now.
It remains unclear exactly how this new strategy will impact epidemics among gay men and other key populations. In fact, the speech hardly mentioned them at all.
Q: I’m lucky that I work for a company where I’m totally out, and there are several other LGBT staffers that I’ve become friendly with.