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Australia ‘Weeks Away’ From Legalizing Gay Marriage

Campaigners expect the Australian parliament to legalize same sex marriage in early December. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has promised to change the law to allow gay couples to marry after Australians voted overwhelmingly for change in a historic postal survey. 343 more words

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Optimism in India About Overturning Law Outlawing Homosexuality  

At the annual Queer Pride parade held by India’s LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community in the Indian capital recently, the beat of drums was louder than usual — and the chanting and dancing more exuberant. 621 more words

Crime Against Humanity

Australians Celebrate After an Overwhelming 'Yes' for Same-Sex Marriage

Australians have voted overwhelmingly for same-sex marriage, paving the way for legislation by the end of 2017 and sparking rainbow celebrations on Wednesday, with people wearing wedding dresses and sequined suits and declaring “our love is real”. 585 more words


Australia votes 'yes' to gay marriage

SYDNEY – The majority of Australians support same-sex marriage, a national survey showed on Wednesday, paving the way for legislation to make the country the 26th nation to formalize the unions by the end of the year. 303 more words


Shaping a Living World: Part 5-B

Hello again folks,

In my run up to Wednesday’s large post on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, I wanted to share another statement from a friend of mine that will be referenced in the piece. 1,272 more words

Interview with Ani Račubolk

Meet Ani Račubolk, a 22 years old student in Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology at the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana. Ani is involved in a number of projects dealing with the complexity of identity and is a transgender activist. 2,337 more words