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Blogs Discuss Effects Of Ugandan Anti-Gay Law

Several blogs discuss the effects of the Anti-Homosexuality Bill that Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed into law on Monday. Managing Editor Mark Leon Goldberg writes in a U.N. Dispatch blog post about why the U.S. should not cut aid to Uganda (2/24). Ben Shepherd, associate fellow in the Africa Program at Chatham House, writes in the group’s “Expert Comment” blog about the long- and short-term political implications of the legislation (2/24). And Julian Sheather, ethics manager at the British Medical Association, discusses the “bad science” of the law in a BMJ Group Blogs post (2/25).