The kidnapping took place in the Odense Zoo in Denmark. While the chick's mother had gone for a swim, and while the father, who was expected to stay with the baby, had gone for a walk, a gay couple immediately grabbed the abandoned chick and led it to a safe place.
The US House and the US Senate rejected the anti-LGBT amendment which discriminated against LGBT couples in adoption.
As we had seen a few days ago, both Oklahoma and Kansas approved laws allowing adoption agencies to discriminate against LGBT families. Connecticut, for its part, has decided to welcome LGBT parents who want to adopt or foster a child.
A few days ago, we saw three states were debating the "religious freedom" bills for adoption agencies. Unfortunately, two of them approved these bills: Oklahoma and Kansas.
Anti-LGBT legislations are under consideration in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Colorado. They would allow religiously affiliated child placement agencies to discriminate against same-sex couples seeking to adopt.
The Georgia Senate has passed a bill that would allow foster and adoption agencies to reject applications from LGBT parents.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has approved a bill that will allow adoption agencies to discriminate same-sex couples.
In Israel, the Ministry of Education has submitted a new directive to preschool teachers asking them to stop mentioning the terms "mom" and "dad" in their activities.
By a 533-41 vote, the European Parliament has just approved an "automatic cross-border recognition of domestic adoption orders" across the EU, including adoptions made by same-sex parents.
The Israeli government could officially recognize same-sex couples with children as parents.