Tag Archives: LGBTQI

Video: Italian politicians smooch for LGBTQI rights

Tweet Boy-on-boy and girl-on-girl kissing in the same of LGBTQI rights is a cliche by now, something activists like to experiment with and dabble in. But it’s still hot, especially, when it’s Italian-on-Italian kissing in support of legislation which would penalize homophobia and transphobia. Which, is why I’m posting this video of members of Italy’s [...]
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Friday Feminist Fuck Yeah: Argentina makes history with new gender identity law

Tweet Argentina: doing it right. After passing a groundbreaking gender identity law on Wednesday, Argentina, which became the first Latin American country to legalize same-sex marriage, now leads the entire world when it comes to trans rights. The new law, which was passed by 55-0 and is expected to be signed by president Cristina Fernandez, [...]
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Ugandan LGBTQ org sues U.S. evangelist for inciting persecution

TweetA Ugandan LGBTQ rights group has filed a lawsuit in U.S. federal court against a Massachusetts-based evangelist, Scott Lively, for violating international law by inciting the persecution of gay men and lesbians in Uganda. The Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) is representing the organization Sexual Minorities in Uganda (SMUG), using the Alien Tort Statute (ATS),  ”a powerful legal tool that allows [...]
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GOP Agenda: Rolling Back Rights in 2011

Tweet It is just not a great week to be a woman and/or gay, and also happen to enjoy having rights in America. First, Justica Scalia goes and declares that the Constitution just isn’t meant to cover you and your rights. Now, the Republicans are about to take back the House, and they’re making it [...]
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