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Following the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, the IOC updated Principle 6 to explicitly include sexual orientation as a protected class. ...
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Currently there are only 20 nations in the world that have legalized same-sex marriage, while Mexico has legalized it in certain regions of their country. ...
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Nearly two dozen countries currently have national laws allowing gays and lesbians to marry, mostly in Europe and the Americas. ...
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Though Francis has reportedly had pastoral meetings with LGBT people, this is the first time he will publicly meet with an activist. ...
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Now 2022 Olympic contender Kazakhstan must meet requirements included in the Olympic Charter with regard to non-discrimination based on sexual orientation. ...
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Twenty-two year-old Danish model Josephine Skriver is the product of in-vitro fertilization between her lesbian mother and gay father.

Twenty-two year-old Danish model Josephine Skriver is the product of in-vitro fertilization between her lesbian mother and gay father. ...
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Ireland made history over the weekend by becoming the first nation to approve same-sex marriage by a popular vote. ...
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Homosexuality is criminalized in Jamaica under various provisions of the colonial-era Offences Against the Person Act. ...
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India's Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil with Oprah Winfrey in 2006/HARPO

In 2006 the Crown Prince of India, Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil, became the first prince to come out as gay. His new campaign is called Free Gay India. ...
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UK has most equality in Europe, a new study reports.

The U.K. topped the list with 86 percent, followed by Belgium with 83 percent then Malta with 79 percent. Azerbaijan bottomed out the list with 5 percent. ...
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