[Homeroast] Uganda boycott > was RE: +Twelve roasts of Christmas
lynnebiz at gmail.com
Mon Dec 23 13:27:19 CST 2013
Thanks, Barbara. Precious words - this is carrying the Christmas (and
wali) spirit in action.
On Mon, Dec 23, 2013 at 9:35 AM, Barbara C. Greenspon <
lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:
> Thanks for posting Sandy. I'm a bit behind in reading these posts, thus
> this late reply.
> It is true that some of America's most political churches, in the name of
> something other than religion, have stirred this up in Uganda. This new
> policy is supposedly better than the previous policy: death to anyone who
> is homosexual, regardless of whether or not they are actively in a "gay
> lifestyle". Self righteous Ugandan political leaders openly state that
> American religious leaders (of one particular bent) have taught them the
> dangers of homosexuality.
> No one has to do anything to help anyone in the world. But if you care at
> all, it certainly isn't too hard to decide to take this simple step.
> You are correct that it may take a long time, but you are also correct in
> that we can find many many many African coffees that bring us pleasure
> without hurting another human being (even by default).
> That's for writing.
> Barbara Greenspon
More information about the Homeroast