CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming has become the latest state to allow same-sex unions, bringing the wave of gay rights to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard continues to influence national perceptions. 367 more words
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Metropolitan Hilarion: "The topic of the family is ... an indicator of the moral state of the society in which we live"
Here is an excerpt from yesterday’s address by Metropolitan Hilarion to the General Assembly of the Synod of Catholic Bishops on Pastoral Challenges to the Family. 288 more words
In April 2014, a resolution on ‘The Family’ (A/HRC/L26/L.20) was placed before the Human Rights Council. The resolution in its current form was first tabled by Egypt in 2013. 1,161 more words
What took place today inside the Greek parliament cannot be described otherwise than a homophobic crescento. During the discussion about the upcoming legal framework against discrimination which has been ‘frozen’ for almost two years, members of the ultra-conservative coalition government found a new opportunity to exhibit their intolerant face with unprecedented audacity. 266 more words