Tag Archives: TV

Book Censorship Today

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 5 October 2019) From 22 to 28 September 2019, the Banned Books Week took place once again. And as already mentioned here in 2016, almost any excuse to ban books seems good, regardless of the country or place of prohibition and regardless of the content of the books concerned. Many websites,…
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German-speaking Swiss TV Broadcasts a Gay Wedding Proposal

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of April 6, 2019) Sven Epiney proposed marriage to his partner Michael Graber on March 31st, 2019 during the live broadcast of “Darf ich bitten?” on SRF 1, the first public television station in German-speaking Switzerland. Michael said yes, and the vast majority of German-speaking social networks welcomed this very unusual approach,…
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India: Supreme Court Decriminalizes Homosexuality

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of September 14, 2018) On 6 September 2018, the Indian Federal Supreme Court ruled by a decision unanimously adopted by all five judges that § 377 of the Indian Criminal Code, which prohibits and punishes unnatural sexual relations, should no longer apply to consensual homo- or bisexual relations. India’s highest court had…
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