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Still from the documentary 'Gospel of Intolerance' by Roger Ross Williams
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Kampala, Uganda
Kampala, Uganda

American evangelicals finance Uganda's anti-gay movement

Published on : 25 January 2013 - 11:20am | By RNW Africa Desk (Screenshot: The New York Times)
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This documentary video shows how some evangelical Christians from the US are fueling – and funding – anti-gay measures in Uganda. One proposed measure is an anti-homosexuality bill, colloquially known as the ‘kill the gays bill’ because of the death sentence it has at times carried with it.

Published as a New York Times op-doc on Tuesday, the clip draws on footage from 'God Loves Uganda', a documentary by film-maker Roger Ross Williams, premiering at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. To learn more about Williams, who grew up attending a black church in the American state of Pennsylvania, click here

To read more RNW articles about homosexual rights in Africa, click here.

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Max Smith 25 February 2013 - 9:38pm / United States of America, Illinois

I will redouble my efforts to fight hatred and religious intolerance of same gender loving people.

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