05 Sep '11, 7pm

Parent Group Supports Uganda Kill the Gays Bill | Care2 Causes

A group calling itself the National Parents Network (NPN) announced to journalists over the weekend that it has formed to lobby Uganda’s government to pass the Anti-Homosexuality Bill of 2009, known as the “Kill the Gays” bill for its death penalty provision for repeat offenders. The group has joined forces with the Uganda Coalition for Moral Values (UCMV) for a “Pass the Bill Now” campaign. According to the Daily Monitor: Mobilising under the ‘Uganda National Parents Network,’ the “Pass the BILL Now Campaign” the parents addressed journalists in Kampala [over the weekend] and outlined their course of action, following revelations lately that Cabinet had abandoned the bill owing to international pressure from donor countries. “We urge you to do what is right even if it is not politically correct. Remember that your first obligation and loyalty should be to the citizens of ...

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