Apr 222013

In preparation for a "beijaço", which will be held on Wednesday in Brasilia, the members of the National Assembly of the students Encyclopedia (ring) asked the students this week that change your relationship status on Facebook to people of the same sex. The protest is directed to the President of the Human Rights Commission (HRC) of the Chamber of Deputies, Pastor Marco Feliciano (PSC-SP).

The Deputy is accused of homophobia and racism for having posted on social networks comments deemed offensive to homosexuals and blacks. He denies the charges and has apologized for the statements published on the internet. On the day of, there will be a March, beijaço convened by representatives of social movements, to protest against Feliciano.

Jornal do Brazil-Country-Students ask gay status on Facebook against Feliciano

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