Constant threats 'part of life' for top Ugandan LGBT activist

April 9, 2015 12:06 AM

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NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In Uganda, homosexuality is considered akin to pedophilia, and prominent LGBT activist Frank Mugisha regards the threats he constantly receives as "part of life."

"I get lots of threats on Facebook, I get threats on the phone...I get dozens of them," Mugisha said in an interview with the Thomson Reuters Foundation in New York.

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