“Gays Recruiting,” Claims Ugandan Paper

Uganda’s anti-gay activists have some real balls.

Just one week after Bishop Eria Paul Luzinda claimed greed breeds gays, the Independent newspaper ran an article insisting same-sex lovers are looking for new recruits.

…The signs are there that homosexuality is growing in the Ugandan society. Between September 22 and 27, workshops were held at the Grand Imperial Hotel and at the Sheraton Kampala Hotel. Both workshops were organized by the gay community in Uganda. At least once a month, a workshop of this nature is held in a different town somewhere in the country.

Normally, the agenda of these conferences is to encourage the gay community not to feel alone, to network, introduce new members, offer sex education and to raise money to support gays who are being persecuted because of their openness about their sexual orientation and also to recruit new members. Recruitment is reportedly highest in secondary schools and in prisons.

Gasp! They’re onto us!

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One Comment

  • tallskin

    Jeeez, the same OLD proselytising gays argument, raised, zombie like from the grave!

    And coincidently mentioned today in another queerty feature

    in which is a link to this article http://www.columbiaspectator.com/node/56371

    “This idea hit me in, of all places, Low Library. I was looking through the Columbia files on the Student Homophile League, the first gay student group in America, founded at Columbia in 1966. In the files, I discovered letters from alumni complaining to then-President Grayson Kirk about the new gay group. I expected the alums to be angry and judgmental but found they were mostly anxious. Dozens of Columbia-educated doctors, lawyers, and businessmen expressed a common fear that a gay student group would convert the rest of the student body to “homosexualism.” One alum predicted that if the administration did not vigilantly suppress homosexuality, the entire campus would go gay. As I read these letters I wondered why these straights were so afraid of homosexuals? And why didn’t I share their anxiety?”

    So, come on Africa keep up please! You’re only 40 years behind.

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