The gay community is striking back. Remember the argument that ‘Homosexuality is not African’? Well, gay scholars (ahem, ahem) are coming out to attack this fallacy.
Its false. Of course. But for some reason, it is one of those popular falsehoods. Taken as 'truths', like being gay is 'un-natural'
But, and this is interesting, gay scholars are coming up with the counter argument that, actually, our people were pretty gay friendly… [Imagine being in Kabaka Mwanga’s court], that is, until the coming of the colonialists. So, what the colonialists actually brought, was homophobia!
The facts do line up! Here is a discussion that links Sodomy Laws in all previous British Colonies (French colonies didn’t have them, until now if I am not mistaken.)