Marriage Equality Round-Up 10/20/13

Written by scott on October 20th, 2013

Marriage Equality Map - Eikipedia

Here’s our daily quick round-up of the stories that don’t warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we just din’t have time to add. We’re able to get more news and analysis to you this way every day – enjoy!

Malta: The country’s PN party Is debating what stance to take on the upcoming civil unions bill. full story

Russia: A Russian MP who had proposed a law that would strip gay and lesbian parents of their rights is withdrawing the bill, for now full story

USA: Joe.My.God alerted us to an updated marriage equality map from Wikipedia. full story

USA: The response to Abby Wambach’s marriage to her partner has been “awesome”, the US soccer star says. full story

USA: ABC takes a quick look at the marriage quality fights in seven US states. full story

USA: The Jacksonville Journal Courier looks at the four states that have civil unions – Colorado, Hawaii, Illinois, and New Jersey. full story

USA, Michigan: In Detroit, a Christian pastor stepped down after announcing that she’d married another woman full story

USA, New York: A New York Times article about the rights of transgender rights has stirred up a debate over shared objectives between the two groups. full story

Vietnam: A Vietnamese American anthropologist is trying to unearth the countries LGBT history. full story

 

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