His “crime”? He was gay.
Anyone complained about ‘evil white’ slavery? Gay men are punished in Uganda by being tied to a tire, dosed in petrol and rolled down the street. Uganda is primarily hard core Christian, but this punishment is an adaptation from the Islamized North African region.
From Baghdad—frightening reports of gay pogroms, where homosexual men are targeted, tortured, slayed. From New York—a scurry to find those same men before they are killed, and shepherd them to safety.
By Matt McAllester | New York Magazine
Sami, one of the perhaps thousands of gay men recently attacked in Iraq, in an undisclosed location abroad. (Photo: Lynsey Addario/VII Network)
On a bright afternoon in late March, an 18-year-old named Fadi stood in a friend’s clothing store in Baghdad checking out the new merchandise. A worker in a neighboring store walked into the boutique with a newspaper…
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