The same Russian lawmaker, Vitaly Milonov, who co-sponsored the homosexual propaganda law in June 2013 that quickly drew international attention to Russia’s human rights issues, has now said that bars and dance venues for the LGBT community should be banned because they are “destroying Russia.”
Pride parades have now been banned in Crimea due to Russia’s anti-gay laws.
Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant has announced he intends to sign the controversial “religious freedom” bill, which protects those with religious beliefs from serving anyone who violates those deeply held beliefs.
Following a series of speculation and outraged calls for resignation, brand new Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich, who only took the position on March 24, will be stepping down from his position.
Arizona's Republican governor Jan Brewer has vetoed controversial anti-gay bill SB1062. The legislation would have allowed the refusal of service to anyone if doing otherwise would violate a “sincerely held religious belief.”
Since Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed the anti-gay bill that punishes “repeat offenders” of homosexuality with life imprisonment on Monday, February 24, international outcry has resulted in foreign countries beginning to cut financial aid to its government.
Jeremy Stoppelman, CEO of Yelp, writes open letter to Arizona Governor Jan Brewer asking her to veto the state's anti-LGBT legislation which would allow for discrimination based on religious beliefs.
Arizona has given discrimination the legal stamp of approval with the passage of SB 1062, which allows the refusal of service to anyone if doing otherwise would violate a “sincerely held religious belief.”
In a recent "Dear Abby" column, writers tell the advice columnist about how they are being excluded from neighborhood events because they themselves had chosen to exclude gay couples. Dear Abby certainly has an answer for them.
Creative services agency Red Thread Productions was built on the idea that in business today, everything depends on connections. Andre Gutierrez agrees.