Aug 30, 2010

URGENT MESSAGE: President Obama, please telephone UGANDA--ring up President Museveni--First Lady Janet and ¨Morals Minister¨ James Nasba Buturo too!

Member of Parliament/First Lady Janet Museveni, President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni

·The Senate of The State of California Calls upon the U.S. Federal Government to Help Stop Uganda’s Bill Criminalizing Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender People·

The Right Reverend Christopher Ssenyonjo, Anglican Bishop from Uganda, Bishop V. Gene Robinson, TEC diocese of New Hampshire, Senator Mark Leno and others at the Senate Chambers, Sacramento, California.

BREAKING:This just in from the California Legislature in support of Bishop Christopher Ssenyonjo of Uganda and formally validates Californias solidarity with him.

Sacramento – The California State Senate today passed a resolution (SR 51) condemning Uganda’s bill criminalizing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in 21-14 vote. Introduced by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) and sponsored by Equality California, the resolution urges the

U.S. government to intensify its efforts to eliminate the criminalization of homosexuality worldwide as well as to take more caution when funding faith-based organizations to ensure that U.S. government funds and resources are accessible to women, minorities, and the LGBT community. HERE

· Thanks to Integrity, TEC, U.S.A.
· Thanks to Bishop Christopher Ssenyonjo, UGANDA
· Thanks to President Barak Obama, U.S.A.
· Thanks to President Yoweri Museveni, UGANDA
· Thanks to MP Janet Museveni, UGANDA
· Thanks to Bishop V.Gene Robinson, TEC, New Hampshire
· Thanks to Senator Mark Leno, San Francisco
· Thanks to The Legislature of California

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