A homosexual couple in Malawi have recently been sentenced to 14 years' hard labour. Meanwhile, an Anglican priest from Zambia working in a Massachusetts-based think tank has just published the results of a 16-month investigation from which he concludes that Africa's anti-gay crackdowns are due in large part to campaigning by American evangelicals.
"We are not dismissing the fact that some of the money they send for Africa is going to good use. What we are concerned about is that the people who receive it are being trained in a conservative ideology. It will be like, ‘If I give you this, you must dance to my tune’.”