Monthly Archives: April 2018

Thailand Civil Unions?

Thailand Civil Unions

Thailand’s government has made moves to create a law allowing same-sex couples to have their partnerships officially recognized. A subcommittee in the Justice Ministry has been drafting the Bill. It will present the draft to the Cabinet for approval in May. ‘The department aims to have this draft law promulgated within the term of this […]

Czech Republic Marriage Equality Support Reaches 75%

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A large majority of voters in the Czech Republic now support equal marriage – as pressure grows in the country to end a ban on same-sex weddings. 16 countries across Western and Northern Europe have now introduced same-sex marriage, but progress has been slower across Central and Eastern European countries, where polls suggest a majority […]

A Perfect Lesbian Wedding Proposal on a Mountaintop

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Over the weekend, couple Lyd and Meg became engaged on a mountaintop in New York. And it was truly magical. Meg posted photos from the big day to Twitter. Already her original tweet has received over 65,000 likes and nearly 11,000 re-tweets. In the tweet, she explained over the last four years they’ve taken photos […]

Four Advances for Queer Rights

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The world continues to turn, and not everything is getting worse for the queer community: Trinidad and Tobago Okays Gay Sex Trinidad and Tobago has struck down a colonial-era law that criminalised gay sex in the islands. A high court judge ruled on Thursday that the historic laws banning “buggery” are unconstitutional and will be […]

76% Now Support Marriage Equality in Northern Ireland

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A poll has found that fewer than one in five people in Northern Ireland are opposed to equal marriage – despite a political stalemate that has left gay people without marriage rights for years. Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK that continues to ban same-sex marriage, as the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party […]

Fashion Designer Marc Jacobs Gets Engaged

Marc Jacobs and Charly Defrancesco

Marc Jacobs is set to marry long-term boyfriend Charly Defrancesco, after sharing a cute video of their engagement. Actor Char, who appeared on the hit show Sense8, watches as Marc gets on bended knee in a Mexican restaurant in the clip shared on Instagram. Fashion designer Marc can then be seen reacting with glee in […]

FitzBB – London Gay Honeymoon Stay

FitzBB - London Gay Honeymoon Stay

FitzBB is a Charming 18th-century townhouse in a quiet pedestrian-only street in the urban village of Fitzrovia. We’re within easy walking distance of Soho, Covent Garden and the West End. We offer three guest rooms (all doubles) which are distinctively and comfortably furnished. A light self-service breakfast is available in the breakfast room between 8 […]

Waterfall Banquets and Catering – Philadelphia Gay Friendly Wedding Venue

Waterfall Banquets and Catering - Philadelphia

Located minutes from the heart of Philadelphia, The Waterfall is one of Delaware’s most elegant catering facilities. The Waterfall features two exquisite ballrooms with dance floors that readily accommodate parties up to 500 people. Come see the newly renovated ballrooms, grand hallway, contemporary blown glass chandeliers, and unique ceiling decor above breathless marble flooring. See […]

Cruise Line Funds Bermuda Marriage Equality Appeal

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OUTBermuda and Maryellen Jackson have filed legal action in the Bermuda Supreme Court seeking an order declaring that provisions that “have the effect of revoking same-sex marriage” are in contravention of the Bermuda Constitution, with the local legal action — which marks the second filed about the matter — being backed by the Carnival cruise […]

Costa Rica Elects Pro Marriage Equality President

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Carlos Alvarado Quesada has won CostaRica’s presidential election, defeating evangelical conservative Fabricio Alvarado Muñoz in an election that hinged on Quesada’s promise to legalize gay marriage. The Guardian reports: “A former minister and fiction writer, Alvarado Quesada, 38, had 61% of the vote with results in from 95% of polling stations, a far bigger lead […]

The A L Wain Company – Gay Wedding Invitations

The A L Wain Company - Gay Wedding Invitations

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