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· December, 2006

Stories about LGBTQ+ from December, 2006

The Saudi Blogosphere this Past Week

Sleeping blogs, zombie computers, Saudi driving culture, Saddam Hussein's hanging, Arabic MTV, Saudi lesbian bloggers, Christmas, and more in this week's roundup. Let's get this started… Relating to the demise...

Colombia: Lack of quorum sinks same-sex partnership bill

“So the bill was actually brought to the floor for a vote but some cowardly legislators jumped up and left their seats. Incredibly disappointing if not necessarily surprising.” So says...

Serbia, USA: What Serbs Think About America

In his blog post called “America is shaking”, Neven Andjelic shares his opinion on the United States (SRP): This big country is shaking. A number of events have caused the...

Colombia: “Same-sex partnership rights? Not so fast…”

Andres Duque offers both a short and long explanation to what is happening and not happening with Colombia's same-sex partnership legislation.

Nigeria: Same Sex Marriage Bill

Black Looks writes about the Same Sex Marriage Bill in Nigeria, which would make it illegal to press for LGBT rights and recognition in the country.

Bermuda: Human Rights Commission

IMHO.bm reflects on the Yin and Yang of Bermuda's Human Rights Commission.

Colombia: El Tiempo forecasts passage of “gay law”

According to Andres Duque: “over the weekend, El Tiempo, the leading Colombian editorial newspaper, predicted that the bill would not only survive tomorrow's House of Representatives vote but also pass...

Hong Kong: Social forum

Hong Kong civil society is having its first social forum this week, a series of pre-conference citizen reports about grassroots workers conditions, migrant domestic workers (zh), gay and lesbian movement...

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