Did U.S. missionaries influence Ugandan anti-gay movement?

01/4/2010 | NYTimes.com

A movement to drastically increase punitive measures against Ugandan gays might have been influenced by the visit of three American missionaries in March. The Ugandan organizers of the visit -- a three-day conference on what the evangelicals characterized as a "dark agenda" of homosexuals -- went on to propose an anti-gay law that included provisions for capital punishment.

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