Showing posts with label ban. Show all posts
Showing posts with label ban. Show all posts

02 March 2019

Romania - Romanian Referendum To Ban Same-Sex Marriage Fails

Joanna Kakissis
NPR


Bucharest, Romania

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18 February 2019

lead story - Transgender recruit tries to join military before ban takes effect

Danae King
The Columbus Dispatch


Worthington, OH

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28 January 2019

lead story - Another View: Ban on transgender troops demeans true patriots

Press
Brattleboro Reformer


Brattleboro, VT

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23 January 2019

06 January 2019

Hong Kong - Two gay men challenge Hong Kong ban on same-sex marriage

Reuters
The Straits Times


Hong Kong

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16 September 2018

Uganda - Why Uganda hates homosexuality so much that it wants to ban a popular festival

Mildred Europa Taylor
Face 2 Face Africa


Kampala, Uganda

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24 August 2018

civil rights - Litigation on the Transgender Service Member Ban: An Update

Sarah Grant
LawFare

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ezs note:  Yeah, the article is just a wee bit long, but if you are either a member of the military or simply contemplating joining, it might be worth your while to read the whole thing.

28 July 2018

The U.S. State of Delaware Becomes the 15th State to Ban LGBTQ+ Conversion Therapy

Duane Paul Murphy
College Media Network


Dover, DE (Delaware State Capitol)

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ezs note:  Delaware residents - Actually, the headline is a bit of a misnomer.  Read the whole article - it prevents minors from using 'reparative therapy', but once the person turns eighteen, hey, have at it.  This crackpot 'therapy' is no better than Dr. Hobgoblin's Magic Elixir. 

27 June 2018

Wyoming - Local GOP endorses ban on discrimination

Frederica Kowley
Jackson Hole News & Guide


Jackson, WY

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05 May 2018

China - Chinese Social Media Site Reverses Gay Content Ban After Uproar

Javier C. Hernández, Zoe Mou
The New York Times


Terracotta Army, China (abt. 210 BCE)

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