Category Archives: International News

Who Voted ‘YES’ and ‘NO’ on Manchin-Toomey Background Check Bill

Thursday, April 18, 2013 The fact that 90% of Americans support sensible background checks to own a gun was lost on the U.S. Senate yesterday. The senate by a vote of 54-46, including five Democrats, voted to kill the Manchin-Toomey … Continue reading

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Uruguay Becomes the 12th Nation in the World to Legalize Gay Marriage

Thursday, April 11, 2013 National flag of the South American nation of Uruguay With 71 of the 92 members of the Chamber of Deputies, Uruguay, voted to legalize gay marriage, making the South American country, the third in the Americas … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Endorses Marriage Equality

Monday, March 18, 2013 Private citizen Hillary Clinton is now free to endorse marriage equality. Watch It:

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The Catholics Have a New Pope

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 And he’s every bit as horrible as the last Pope. Please meet former Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio from Argentina. He has chosen the papal name Pope Francis. Here are the fascinating factoids about him: ☛ He … Continue reading

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Queen Elizabeth to Make Historic Pledge in Support of Gay Rights

Saturday, March 9, 2013 For the first time in 61 years as Monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in a live television broadcast Sunday, will sign a new charter designed to stop discrimination against gay people and promote the ‘empowerment’ of women, … Continue reading

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Pope Benedict XVI to Resign

Monday, February 11, 2013 Pope Benedict XVI will resign the Papacy at the end of the month. News of the Pope’s resignation shocked the Vatican insiders and Catholics around the world. Citing advanced age, he issued this statement: “After having … Continue reading

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British Parliament Endorses Legislation Giving Gay Couples the Right to Marry

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 The British Parliament joined the nations of the world granting gay couples the right to marry. From the UK Independent: Members of Parliament tonight overwhelming endorsed historic legislation that will give gay couples the equal right … Continue reading

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