The Deadly Silence of Shinners and other Christians on Anti-Gay Ugandan Law


My “feeling” has always been that these Christians are using Africa as an experiment. Trying out what they would like happen in the USA!!

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By Melanie Nathan, January 20, 2014

Screen Shot 2014-01-20 at 1.09.25 PMWhen religious extremists in the form of Lou Engle, Scott Lively and others found that their war against homosexuality was floundering on home turf, they scrambled to capture a world ripe for scapegoating, using the Bible to spin their hateful yarn on African soil. Uganda became a target and they were successful.

Their target included, not only the general Ugandan populace, but also the Ugandan politicians and Members of Parliament, who subscribed to their interpretations, that Gays are not fit to live “because the Bible says so!.” This trend has spread across the continent. And anti-gay laws have been passed, compliments U.S. Evangelicals.

Some Evangelicals have distanced themselves from the fringe and barbaric rhetoric, but others have continued to subscribe to it, including the preachers who took to the Ugandan stages over the past years, where they participated in events that called for the…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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