German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ruling conservatives have rejected at their party congress a motion to put gay couples on the same tax footing as married ones. After a thorny debate, delegates gathered in the northern city of Hanover on Tuesday roundly supported instead a bid recognising the “advancement and privilege of marriage” between a man [...]
The city of Seattle has postponed plans for a wedding gift to gay employees when they marry. The city had planned to give those workers a $90 a month allowance to offset a federal tax break available only to heterosexual couples. KOMO reports critics called it a pay raise for being gay. Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn canceled [...]
VCU women’s volleyball coach James Finley is fighting to get his job back after he says he was fired because he is gay. Finley, 52, has filed a complaint with VCU’s Office for Institutional Equity. University spokesperson Pamela D. Lepley said an investigation is being conducted and must be completed within 45 days. NBC12.com – [...]
Después de la polvareda que levantó el programa del popular Doctor Oz (similar a nuestro doctor Bartolomé Beltrán) en las que abordó las terapias reparativas de la homosexualidad como un debate científico, el mismo Dr. Mehmet Oz se ha pronunciado diciendo que él no cree que estos tratamientos puedan funcionar. “Después de haber escuchado ambas partes y después de [...]
Through Twitter, psychologist Cecilia Hernandez He accused that it was fired from the College hills Hill of the city of Mexico to show students the film "Milk" which narrates the life and work of Harvey Milk, activist for LGBT rights in the 1970's. According to their tweets ethics Professor showed tape to its high school students to illustrate the concept of tolerance.
The following statement was issued by the two applicants, Gary Lim and Kenneth Chee, on Nov 30: Gary Lim and Kenneth Chee, partners for 15 years, filed the challenge following a recent landmark ruling by the Court of Appeal in *Tan Eng Hong v Attorney General* (“*Tan Eng Hong*”) that clarifies that the very existence of an unconstitutional [...]
Drzwi oblewane farbą lub zalepione pianką, wybijane szyby, obraźliwe hasła wypisane na ścianie. Siedziba kolektywu UFA, w którym kobiety z fundacji Centra organizują zajęcia i warsztaty dla swoich sąsiadek z warszawskiego Muranowa, od kilku tygodni jest atakowana przez nieznanych sprawców. Średnio raz na dziesięć dni trzeba wymieniać szyby w oknach, zdarzało się, że prowadzące tam zajęcia musiały włamywać się do własnej siedziby, wyważać drzwi i wymieniać zamki.
The Russian State Duma will consider the first reading of a federal level bill banning so-called “propaganda of homosexualism” on December 19th, 2012. This information was received from Russian State Duma calendar to address issues in the second ten days of December, which was recently approved by the Duma. Igor Kochetkov, Chairman of Russian LGBT [...]
Stephen Harper’s Conservatives have declared themselves strong advocates for gay rights worldwide, but the prime minister’s caucus is divided over a bill that would recognize some of those rights at home. MPs are studying a private member’s bill that would make it illegal to discriminate against transgendered Canadians and to disseminate hate on the basis [...]