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May 142013
 
USA - If being gay is a choice, so what? (Alasdair Denvil)

One of the biggest areas of debate in the discussion of gay rights is the issue of why people are gay: is it a choice, or is it genetic? Or is it somehow socialized into people? Some opponents of gay rights insist that being gay is a choice, while most gay people take the opposite [...]

May 142013
 
USA - New app lets you boycott Koch Brothers, Monsanto and more by scanning your shopping cart

In her keynote speech at last year’s annual Netroots Nation gathering, Darcy Burner pitched a seemingly simple idea to the thousands of bloggers and web developers in the audience. The former Microsoft programmer and congressional candidate proposed a smartphone app allowing shoppers to swipe barcodes to check whether conservative billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch [...]

May 132013
 
Türkiye - 24 kişi gözaltına alındı cinsel içerikli film izleyerek eşcinsel

KEENAN, a cinema, a movie determined that gay sexual intercourse 24 people were arrested. Last week, on the sidelines of the cinema in Sisli, Beyoglu and 2 printed, cinema operator in which 72 people were detained. One of the people with the HIV virus had been found in detention. Directorate of public security branch Bureau of morality, sexual in a cinema film teams, shows and movies [...]

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
 
Philippines - Gay party, Ang Ladlad, hopes to represent LGBT community in Philippine Congress

The Philippines will be holding its midterm elections next week. Aside from senators and congressmen, Filipinos will also be voting for party list representatives in Congress. They give voice to certain marginalised sectors. One of the parties is Ang Ladlad, a gay political party. Armed with leaflets and flyers, members of the Ang Ladlad, or [...]

May 092013
 
USA - The first AIDS generation: Grappling with why we're alive and what it means (Michelangelo Signorile)

It was a rainy day in Central Park in the summer of ’92 when we attempted to send Michael Santulli’s ashes aloft over Strawberry Fields in white, helium-filled balloons. But it was one of those requests that Michael hadn’t thought through in those hazy, painful last days of his life, and someone probably should have [...]