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During Visit to Africa Obama Educates Kenyan President on LGBT Rights

An illustration of the multi-colored gay rights flag and the flag of Kenya meeting on a diagonal.

President Barack Obama lectured Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta about his country’s rights record. Under Kenyan law, sexual activity between men is illegal and punishable with a maximum imprisonment of 14 years. Many Kenyan leaders had encouraged Obama not to discuss gay rights at all on his first trip to the country as President. “When you […]

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