• A few homophobic remarks from African presidents

    From Byker@21:1/5 to All on Thu Jun 20 16:29:00 2019
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    "Every man who has sex with another man should be arrested."
    —Former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga

    "[Homosexuals] behave worse than dogs and pigs….[Homosexuality is an] un-African…white disease….[It] destroys nations, apart from it being a filthy, filthy disease."
    —Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe

    "We will fight these vermins called homosexuals or gays the same way we are fighting malaria-causing mosquitoes, if not more aggressively….If you [practice homosexuality] here I will slit your throat — if you are a man and want to marry another man in this country and we catch you, no one will ever set eyes on you again, and no white person can do anything about it….[T]his evil empire of homosexuals will also go down the dirty drain and garbage of hell."
    —President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia

    "[H]omosexuals must be condemned and rejected."
    —Former Namibian President Sam Nujoma

    "They’re disgusting. What sort of people are they? I never knew what they were doing. I’ve been told recently that what they do is terrible. Disgusting."
    —Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni

    "Same sex marriage is a disgrace to the nation and to God. When I was
    growing up, homosexuals could not stand in front of me, I would knock him
    —South African President Jacob Zuma


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