Ugandan gay activist wins RFK Human Rights Award

Frank Mugisha of Uganda poses in front of a painting of Robert F. Kennedy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)

November 10, 2011 7:55:46 AM PST
A leading gay rights advocate in Uganda, where being gay is a crime, is set to receive the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award in Washington.