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Juan Manuel Santos

 

 

 

After the presidential elections are over in Colombia, it is hoped that President Juan Manuel Santos, elected to a second term with 50.9% of votes, will continue to support equal marriage.

347bis

 

A new association has been created to fight against homophobia and the arrest of LGBT people in Cameroon.

Bishop Leonardo Steiner

 

 

Whereas Brazil is pride of place with the soccer world cup, one of the most important catholic bishops of the country has just shown his support in favour of unions between the same-sex people. 

 Maite Oronoz Rodríguez

Puerto Rico is very far from being a gay-friendly place and yet it would seem that even in this little place of the world, the things evolve and in the good sense. Indeed, for the first time, perhaps a lesbian will become judge within the Puerto Rico Supreme Court. 

Lynne-BrownZakhele Mbhele

 

I like to hear about Africa which advances and today, for the first time, there are an openly lesbian cabinet minister and an openly gay deputy in South Africa and on the African continent.