Tag Archives: Justice

CSD Berlin 2018: Festive, unforgettable, claiming and thundery

(Blogmensgo, gay blog August 5, 2018) The 40th edition of CSD Berlin (Gay Pride) was surprised by a strong wind of force 10 towards the end of the event on Saturday, July 28, 2018. 600,000 people took part in the parade, and there were still 75,000 to 80,000 at the time of the final rally,…
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USA: Pride Month 2018 Between Progressiveness and Regression

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of July 11, 2018) On June 30, 2018, Pride Month ended in the United States. Not all activities can be summarized succinctly here because the country is so large and the acceptance of LGBT people still varies greatly. Here are some of the topics that are somewhere between serious and anecdotal. LGBT…
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Irish Parliament Apologizes to Previously Convicted Gays

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of June 26, 2018) Ireland's Minister for Justice and Equal Opportunities, Charlie Flanagan, has formally apologized to the Oireachtas (National Parliament) for the way the Irish judiciary once sanctioned consensual gay sex amongst adults. His apology to the LGBT community occurred on 19 June 2018, 25 years after the decriminalization of same-sex…
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