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Southern Baptist Minister Encourages Uganda’s ‘Kill The Gays’ Bill

By Zack Ford  

"Southern Baptist Minister Encourages Uganda’s ‘Kill The Gays’ Bill"

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Though the Ugandan Parliament has adjourned until February, discussion continues about the infamous “Kill The Gays” Anti-Homosexuality bill. Its latest endorsers is Pastor David Dykes of the Green Acres Baptist Church in Tyler, Texas, who traveled to Uganda to express his dismay that the U.S. State Department is pressuring Uganda to “recognize homosexual behavior.” Jeff Sharlett notes that Dykes has prayed before Congress before, as Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) has held leadership positions in Green Acres. Watch Dykes’ proud endorsement of the “Kill The Gays” bill (via Box Turtle Bulletin):

Update

Dykes now claims he hasn’t even read the bill and doesn’t know what it says. He just opposes the government putting “pressure on any government about their moral decisions.”

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