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Wednesday, 06 August 2014 20:45

Ugandan Deputies Work To Restore The Anti-Gay Law

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Ugandan MP


A group of Ugandan MPs will attempt to restore the anti-gay law toughening penalties against homosexual relationships repealed by the Constitutional Court last week.



I never thought I would declare it this year but victory in Uganda!!!



China could make a huge progress on LGBT rights as a court heard the first case against gay "conversion" therapy.



According to the openly lesbian Senator Penny Wong, Australia is about to allow equal marriage.

Hong Kong


Hong Kong has launched a public consultation on whether there should be an anti-discrimination law to protect same-sex unmarried couples.



The South Australian government may soon allow adoption for same-sex couples.

Father Felipe BerrĂ­os


In Chile, children and religious leaders show themselves openly in favor of equal marriage and adoption by same sex couples.



Another disappointment for the LGBT community. The Committee on Justice and Human Rights of the Congress of Peru refused to adopt a recognition of same-sex unions.

Monday, 07 July 2014 15:53

Vietnam Didn't Approve Marriage Equality

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The decision of the Parliament of Vietnam on marriage equality has been made and, unfortunately, this is not good news.

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.



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.


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