New Book Chapter: “Kuchu resilience and resistance in Uganda: a history”

The book chapter Richard Lusimbo and I wrote on the history of the kuchu (LGBT) human rights movement in Uganda is now available in the new book “Envisioning Global LGBT Human Rights: (Neo)colonialism, Neoliberalism, Resistance and Hope” published by the Human Rights Consortium at the School of Advanced Study, University of London. Richard and I … Continue reading New Book Chapter: “Kuchu resilience and resistance in Uganda: a history”

Simon Lokodo: Reread the Ugandan Constitution, Pride is not illegal

August 27, 2017 Kampala -- Yesterday the opening night of Uganda Pride 2017 was cancelled after the Ugandan Minister of Ethics and Integrity, Simon Lokodo, deployed Uganda Police at the event venue, threatened to arrest those expected to attend and “physically harm” a prominent LGBT activist. Needless to say, many in the Ugandan LGBT community were disappointed, … Continue reading Simon Lokodo: Reread the Ugandan Constitution, Pride is not illegal