"We at ARDHO are outraged by this decision to criminalise homosexuality. We don't understand how educated people can adopt such a law because homosexuality is neither a disease nor a deviance. How are we going to be able to continue the struggle against AIDS in our community if every homosexual has to go underground?"
-- An Association for the Respect of Homosexuals' Rights official speaking anonymously for "security reasons" on Burundi's recently passed legislation to criminalize homosexuality. The same law abolishes the death penalty.