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Taiwan’s gay marriage ruling raises hopes across Asia

Taiwan’s gay marriage ruling raises hopes across Asia

By AFP BEIJING, CHINA:  Taiwan’s giant step towards allowing same-sex marriage has reverberated across Asia, but activists warn the fight for equality isn’t over in a region where gay sex remains illegal in some countries. Challenges to an Asia-wide embrace of same-sex unions were highlighted by this week’s caning of two Indonesian men as punishment […]

Perry: ‘I prayed the gay away at my Jesus camps’

Perry: ‘I prayed the gay away at my Jesus camps’

Perry: ‘I prayed the gay away at my Jesus camps’ Katy Perry recalls her religious upbringing and says “no longer can I sit in silence” as she accepts the HRC’s National Equality Award. (March 20) AP