EUROPEAN HUMAN RIGHTS COURT: NO RIGHT TO SAME-SEX MARRIAGE

The highest human rights court in Europe has told European LGBTs that they have no human right to same-sex marriage, in a case that also shows how complicated sexual and marital norms have become in this new transsexual world. The case arose after a man in Finland, who was married with a child, decided he…

Lunacek Report (#LBGT rights) adopted by European Parliament

The European Parliament (EP) adopted the Lunacek Report, officially known as a report on “The EU Roadmap against homophobia and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity.” We can safely attest that the Members of European Parliament (MEP) who voted in favor of the report did so against the wishes of the people.…

The EU’s roadmap against homophobia

Austrian MEP Ulrike Lunacek’s recently put forward the “Report on the EU Roadmap against homophobia and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity”. This is one of a number of Own-Initiative-Reports that pass through the European Parliament every so often. They are non-binding, and often comment on issues that are outside the EU’s…