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News From Asia, Africa, Oceania, South America And Canada

Wednesday, 01 November 2017 23:45

Michelle Suarez became the first transgender senator in Uruguay

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Michelle Suarez became the first transgender senator in Uruguay. She replaces Senator Marcos Carambula since October 10, 2017.

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Women paid tribute to a lesbian couple who had been arrested for holding hands. This arrest for "obscene behavior" took place on a tram in Melbourne, Australia in 1976. Fortunately, things have changed in forty years.

Friday, 20 October 2017 16:20

Dolly Parton supports equal marriage in Australia

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The legend of country music Dolly Parton supports marriage equality in Australia.

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 22:38

Indonesia could ban LGBT behaviors on television

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The Indonesian legislature has given the green light to a bill that would ban LGBT behaviors on television.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 23:27

Three trans women join the police force in Tamil Nadu, India

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The police force in Tamil Nadu is about to welcome three trans women as new recruits.

Monday, 02 October 2017 23:24

LGBT people arrested and tortured in Azerbaijan

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Remember LGBT people who were arrested and tortured in Chechnya? It would seem that the situation is also degenerating in Azerbaijan.

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This is very bad news from Brazil. The resolution passed several years ago that prohibited "gay cure therapies" by psychologists was repealed.

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The first ever religious ceremony involving LGBT people took place in West Africa.

Reverend Holland

 

In Australia, the debate on marriage equality continues pending the results of the plebiscite. Religious freedom is also a matter of great concern in this country. While the latter is often spoken of in a negative way, Reverend Ric Holland would like to have the religious freedom to celebrate same-sex weddings.

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As expected, President of Chile Michelle Bachelet is pushing to legalize marriage equality.

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India may decriminalize homosexual relationships again. Indeed, the Supreme has ruled that Indians have a fundamental right to privacy. This could be a first step towards the decriminalization of homosexuality.

Monday, 28 August 2017 22:14

Uruguay may end persecution of transgender people

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In Uruguay, a new bill could pay compensation to transgender citizens for past persecution.

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