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Taiwan more progressive on LGBT issues compared to China

Taiwan more progressive on LGBT issues compared to China

The answer is simple: sexual orientation has become a politicized public issue. Taiwan is culturally superior. Taiwanese people appreciate Chinese traditional culture, something long abandoned by the People’s Republic of China, highlighting cultural tolerance and…

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Buttigieg Defends churches opposed to same sex marriage- says they should be tax exempt.

Buttigieg Defends churches opposed to same sex marriage- says they should be tax exempt.

Pete Buttigieg, the democratic presidential candidate is pushing back on Beto O’Rourke’s suggestion that churches should be stripped of their tax exempt status, if they oppose same sex marriage. As, on Sunday, the democratic presidential…

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Aimee Stephens, Fired for Being Trans, Decided to Live and Fight Back

Aimee Stephens, Fired for Being Trans, Decided to Live and Fight Back

In November of 2012, Aimee Stephens stood in her backyard holding a gun to her chest. She was living two lives — as a man at work, as a woman at home and in other…

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NYC Council wants to repeal a ban on LGBT conversion therapy

NYC Council wants to repeal a ban on LGBT conversion therapy

The City Council is moving to repeal a ban on conversion therapy to avoid fallout from a pending lawsuit that advocates and lawmakers fear could curtail LGBT protections across the country. Speaker Corey Johnson, who…

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What role does the commonwealth have in fighting for LGBT rights?

What role does the commonwealth have in fighting for LGBT rights?

The commonwealth Head of Government meeting (CHOGM) unites leaders from across the commonwealth to discuss pressing international matters. A question has been asked to the members of TCEN (commonwealth Equality Network) group about, “what role…

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One year of freedom: people coming out after the decriminalisation of article 377.

One year of freedom: people coming out after the decriminalisation of article 377.

After the scrapping down of article 377, life in India for the LGBT community seems to have become better. There are many couples and individuals who came out openly regarding their sexuality and doing amazing…

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Political parties support LGBT in India or not.

Political parties support LGBT in India or not.

In 2019 during the election, the Indian LGBT community were seen so invested and watchful by the national politics, not only people from the LGBT community were seen discussing or suggesting whom to vote or…

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“Stain on reputation”- Bhutan repeals law criminalising homosexuality.

“Stain on reputation”- Bhutan repeals law criminalising homosexuality.

Bhutan’s parliament became the worlds latest to decriminalise homosexuality, as this law had never been used but the finance minister Namgay Tshering has submitted the recommendation to repeal section 213 and 214 of the penal…

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How coming out was the best decision I ever made ~ Pamela Adie

How coming out was the best decision I ever made ~ Pamela Adie

Nigeria is known to be a country that’s strongly against the LGBT Community. Few people say it’s because of their religion and some say it’s just flat out wrong. Many citizens of this country have…

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Taylor swift endorsed the Equality act at the 2019 video music awards.

Taylor swift endorsed the Equality act at the 2019 video music awards.

Taylor swift endorsed the Equality act at the 2019 video music awards.

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