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Russian activist Nikolai Alekseev being punched by a counter-protester while in police custody.

Anti-Gay Violence Marks Demonstrations In Ukraine, Russia, And France

Anti-Gay Violence Marks Demonstrations In Ukraine, Russia, And France

By Zack Ford for Think Progress A number of demonstrations across the globe this weekend led to violence perpetrated by those opposed to LGBT equality. Ukraine In Ukraine, about 100 gay rights activists held the country’s first ever pride rally in Kiev, even though a court had canceled it for security concerns. Police nonetheless protected the small rally, arresting 13 Orthodox

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Mika To Headline Marriage Equality Concert In France

The outdoor concert will be a celebration after the recent legalization of same-sex marriage in France. Mika is the first big name to sign on for the event. JOIN FACEBOOK PAGE The outdoor concert will be held on May 21st and is completely free to the public. All details HERE  

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Beating Reveals ‘The face of Homophobia’ in France

  The Local France’s English News Paper Reports: This is the shocking picture of Wilfred de Bruijn, the apparent victim of a brutal homophobic attack in Paris at the weekend. Gay-rights groups say the on-going protests against gay marriage in France have led to a rise in homophobic acts. This bruised and bloodied face belongs

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American Apparel Help the Marriage Equality Fight in France by Giving Away 10,000 “Legalize Gay” Shirts

sacbee.com reports: – American Apparel, the vertically integrated clothing manufacturer based in downtown Los Angeles, is launching an initiative to support gay marriage in France. At the request of its French employees who have been eagerly following the country’s efforts to legalize gay marriage, American Apparel will be giving away 10,000 Legalize Gay shirts in its stores and on the streets of

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McDonalds is Haute Cuisine in France – “Timber/Farmer” Video

Eleanor Beardsley savors the “MacDo” experience in France, where McDonald’s operates 1,200 franchises: French McDonald’s are spacious, tastefully decorated restaurants that encourage people to take their time while eating. … [They offer] all kinds of Frenchified dishes, from the Alpine burger with three different kinds of cheese to tasty little gallette des rois, or King’s Cakes, popular after Christmas

Fashion industry outraged after French label launches lingerie for girls as young as FOUR

I feel slightly creepy even reporting on the subject, lingerie for girls as young as four? There is free speech and will and then there is making your kin look like a 4 year old whore. In the voice of one of our free thinkers of our time Paris Hilton (puke), “Not Hot!” The designers

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