Wednesday, March 6, 2013

International Gay News Headlines (T25T-3)

Tokyo Disney Resort held a real life fairytale as Koyuki Higashi and her partner of one and a half years Hiroko tied the knot at the first same-sex wedding at the theme park.
Dedicated to celebrating gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer pride within the unique environment of regional Victoria, ChillOut Festival blends gay and lesbian arts and culture with sporting and other events.
A hilariously cute video shows two dads attempting to speak convincingly in favour of marriage equality â€" but getting incessantly interrupted by their cheeky kids.

ABC News

Lech Walesa Shocks Poland With Anti-Gay Words
ABC News
Lech Walesa, the Polish democracy icon and Nobel peace prize winner, has sparked outrage in Poland by saying that gays have no right to a prominent role in politics and that as a minority they need to "adjust to smaller things." Some commentators are ...
Lech Walesa gives thumbs down to gay politiciansScotsman
Lech Walesa: No apology for anti-gay commentsCNN International
Gay And Trans Lawmakers Sit In Polish Parliament's Front RowBuzzFeed
WPEC -Gay Star News
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San Diego Gay & Lesbian News

International Women's Day celebrations set for San Diego
San Diego Gay & Lesbian News
At a second event, the nonprofit Women's Empowerment International (WE) will host a large-scale community event in celebration of International Women's Day and to acknowledge the achievement of first-generation women entrepreneurs in San Diego.

ABC News

Russia's Foreign Minister Defends Anti-Gay Bill
ABC News
Responding to Dutch assertions that the legislation may be contrary to Russia's international obligations, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said there were no such obligations. "We don't have a single international or common European commitment to allow ...
Russia's Lavrov defends controversial anti-gay billAhram Online
Russia's Foreign Minister Defends Proposed Bill Against 'Gay Propaganda'On Top Magazine
Russia's 'gay propaganda' bill fights discrimination - LavrovRT
Zee News
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An Anika Moa concert in Wairarapa has been moved to another venue because the church where it was supposed to be held had issues with her â??lifestyleâ?.
Members of Corporal Douglas Hughesâ?? family are planning to meet to see how they can push for an open inquest into his death.
There is heavy criticism of the Coroner who investigated the suicide of a gay soldier in Afghanistan, after revelations he is a senior leader in the Mormon church who made a submissions against marriage equality.
Scouting organisation Scouts Canada, has reaffirmed its inclusive policy for gay members, volunteers and staff, and invited Carly Rae Jepsen to perform at its jamboree, since she turned down the Boy Scouts of America's gig for its anti-gay policy.
At the mid-point in LGBT adoption week, an LGBT rights advocate has started a petition calling on the UK government to do more to incentivise adoption, particularly for sibling groups of two or more.
A Catholic priest has called on the Papal conclave to elect a gay man to be the next Pope to avoid an association with pedophilia.

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