Extreme anti-gay legislation has much of Uganda's LGBTQ community living in fear For Uganda's LGBTQ community, the threat of harsh anti-gay legislation is forcing many into hiding and has left some facing unbearable choices about their future there.

Extreme anti-gay legislation has much of Uganda's LGBTQ community living in fear

Extreme anti-gay legislation has much of Uganda's LGBTQ community living in fear

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By Halima Athumani

Ugandans take part in the 3rd Annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride celebrations in Entebbe, Uganda, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. Rebecca Vassie/AP hide caption

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Ugandans take part in the 3rd Annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride celebrations in Entebbe, Uganda, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.

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