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May 142013
 
Australia - Gay faithful win church's blessing in Queenscliff

A Queenscliff church is standing up for equality with a special project designed to raise awareness of gay rights. Uniting Church ministers Kerry Lingham and Charles Gallacher, parents to twin gay sons, would also like people to know that, whatever their sexual orientation, the doors to their church are open wide. For Grovedale teenager, Fraser [...]

May 132013
 
Deutschland - Bundestag: Prominente und Intellektuelle fordern volle Rechte für Homo-Paare

Martin Walser is doing. Günter Grass as well. Jasmin Tabatabai has signed. In the mailbox of the Bundestag, a remarkable letter in which a slew of celebrities and thought leaders put a clear commitment to the same-sex marriage ends up on this Monday morning: "Is equal, what is the same!" Martin Speer - the open letter has given off by bicycle. The [...]

May 092013
 
Deutschland - Schäuble will Steuervorteile auch für homosexuelle Eltern

Federal Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble insisted despite the resistance in the Union to grant also homosexual parents tax benefits. "The tax benefits must apply to all couples, take responsibility for their children," he said of the "Rheinische post" after a preliminary report by Thursday. Despite marriage and family could be promoted but especially, he said without being specific. In [...]

May 082013
 
New Zealand - “Shocked” university students stand by workers at McDonald’s in Queen Street

Auckland University Students’ Association stands in solidarity with workers at McDonalds in their fight against low-pay, casualisation, poor working conditions and discrimination such as homophobia and sexual harassment. On May 1st McDonald’s workers held a demonstration outside the company’s Queen St site. Our members who were at the demonstration were shocked by the accounts given [...]

May 062013
 
Россия - "короля поп" Блюстителям нравственности не понравилась речь короля поп-сцены в БКЗ “Октябрьский”

Unexpected excitement on the Internet on Monday, 6 may, caused it to Philip Kirkorov concert v bkz "oktyabrskij" three-week limitation. Moral guard protested that the King of Russian pop stars dare followed Madonna from the stage to comment on the St. Petersburg law banning gay propaganda. And it's all the children in the audience. – Perhaps only here you can be honest and feel their [...]

Apr 292013
 
Belgie - Vrouw belaagd na optreden in lesbische modeshow

Fatima Tinouzar (39), a Moroccan-Genk, all days long because they threatened during a fashion show in Hasselt a lesbian character played. "I get anonymous threatening phone calls from people from the Moroccan community because I would be lesbian", says Fatima. "But that is not true: I'm straight, but played just a lesbian character." Fatima stresses [...]

Apr 292013
 
Österreich - Das war der Diversity Ball 2013 in Wien

On April 27, 2013, it was called "All diversity!" again: the 6th time the diversity took place ball in the Kursalon Wien. Over 1,100 aficionados celebrated the diversity and richness of our society one night. People with and without disabilities, homosexuals and heterosexuals, people of different backgrounds and religious United into one of the most extraordinary balls of very [...]