Uganda's anti-gay bill, which has been roundly condemned by the international community calls for the death penalty in cases of "serial homosexuality." I think prominent voices in the media are actually making the situation worse for LGBT activists in Uganda by missing or deliberately ignoring the colonial contexts of the anti-gay bill.
Muna Mire is a student in her final year at the University of Toronto where she is completing an Honours B.A. in English, Political Science and Sociology. At U of T, she serves as Editor-in-Chief for The Strand, Victoria University's student newspaper. She is formerly Rabble's podcast network intern and currently freelances there. Her interests include pop culture and progressive politics.
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