Andrew Davis, Windy City Times
President Obama has spent at least $700 million promoting homosexual tolerance in Africa—but the initiative may have backfired, according to an American Thinker item. The U.S. support is making matters worse," said Mike, 24, a university student studying biology in Nigeria. "There's more resistance now. It's triggered people's defense mechanism." While the money and public diplomacy have opened conversations and opportunities in societies where the subject was taboo just a few years ago, they have also made gay men and lesbians more visible—and more vulnerable to harassment and violence, people on both sides of the gay-rights issue contend. ...