In the last 48 hours the stirrer has received increasingly desperate messages from Uganda.
Despite President Museveni throwing out the ‘Kill The Gays’ Bill – which no longer mandates the death penalty for ‘aggravated homosexuality’, just a life sentence – persecution, beatings and arrests are continuing.
Local activists are reducing or erasing their online presence, concealing their identities, fearful that the police are tracking them through Facebook, twitter and websites.
Sexual Minorities Uganda continues to maintain a Facebook presence.
Many are on the run, moving to new towns where they are not known and attempting to make a new start.
the stirrer has removed all Ugandan activist photos and contact details from the site.