“We cannot look the other way when an American diplomatic spouse — any American diplomatic spouse — is discriminated against in this way,” says a letter signed by 125 members of the House of Representatives.
Die Entscheidung betrifft nicht nur EU-Mitgliedsstaaten, sondern auch gegenüber LGBT-Rechten abgeneigte Länder wie zum Beispiel Russland und die Türkei.
The decision technically binds not only E.U. member states but also countries hostile to LGBT rights like Russia and Turkey.
The administrator of Riyadh’s Talaee Al-Noor International School is reportedly in jail awaiting trial for the school’s apparently overly festive paint job.
“Our very objective is that Obama can see from a distance the difference between a man and woman,” said the organizer of the protest in Kenya.
“Same-sex unions are now the law of the land, and Professor Hornbeck has the same constitutional right to marriage as all Americans,” said a statement from New York’s Fordham University after the marriage of its theology department chairman.
삼성이 여러 국가에 있는 앱스토어에서 게이 어플리케이션 (이하 앱) 을 차단했고, 삼성의 본거지인 한국에서도 이용자들은 구글 플레이에서 가장 유명한 동성애 교제 어플리케이션을 쓸 수 없게 되었다. 서울에서 버즈피드 뉴스의 J. Lester Feder가 전한다.
Simón Cazal, the first married gay activist to participate in a public event with Pope Francis, spoke to BuzzFeed News after the encounter in Paraguay. Update: The Vatican’s spokesman said after this interview was first published that the Pope was not discussing “how the church confronts situations of sexual diversity.”
Samsung has blocked a gay app in its app store in several countries, and in its home base, South Korea, users can’t get the most popular gay hookup app in Google Play. BuzzFeed News’s J. Lester Feder reports from Seoul.
“When the president travels around the world, he does not hesitate to raise concerns about human rights,” Press Secretary Josh Earnest said ahead of Obama’s trip.
This is the latest in a string of legal victories for LGBT people in East and Southern Africa.
Last week’s ruling on same-sex marriage is a tipping point in the conversation over how LGBT rights are human rights.
A few thousand protesters tried to drown out tens of thousands of participants in a pride parade in the South Korean capital — and failed to kill the party.
The sentence comes just after a new report that 20 people were arrested on charges of homosexuality in Morocco.
The arrests come a day before a court is due to pronounce judgment in the case of two men accused of being behind a gay rights protest.
“Valuing one’s own body in its femininity or masculinity is necessary … [to] accept the specific gifts of another man or woman, the work of God the Creator, and find mutual enrichment.”
The march scheduled for June 28 had been barred following a showdown with religious conservative activists.
Fabrice Houdart maintains the judgement was a retaliation for his role in pointing out controversial financial decisions by the Bank’s board.
The meeting will be held during a visit to the South American country Paraguay — and the meeting was the Catholic Church’s idea.
What was meant to be the festive opening ceremony of the Korean Queer Cultural Festival on Tuesday was mostly overshadowed by anti-LGBT protesters with signs and drums.