Posts tagged China

Periodical Political Post *130

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  • British study suggests drug use seven times higher in gay community
  • Philippines activists fear new cybercrime law will target trans people
  • First gay Hong Kong lawmaker seeks same-sex marriage legalisation
  • Serbia cancels Belgrade pride parade planned for October once again
  • U.S. pundit says civil rights are for “blacks, not women, gays & homeless

Other News

  • Judge says no constitutional right to secret ballot for Americans
  • Sony thinks it’s a good idea to track your DNA to prevent piracy
  • Police kills a double amputee in a wheelchair for wielding a pen
  • The drugs don’t work: a modern medical scandal in big pharma
  • The mystery of the disappearing bees was apparently solved
  

Model Monday *67


Model: Sun Junzi

  

Mama Rainbow

A new documentary by prolific LGBT filmmaker Fan Popo focusing on the growing numbers of out and proud mothers of gay children in China was released online this week on Queer Comrades.

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Periodical Political Post *122

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Periodical Political Post *120

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  • French President made good on pledge of 75% income tax for the rich 
  • American "Anti-Occupy" law makes protesting easier in China than in U.S.
  • Texas about to execute inmate who’s on the mental level of a 7-year-old
  • In China, the rich & powerful hire body doubles to do their prison time
  • NASA rover Curiosity makes historic Mars landing, beams back photos
  

Periodical Political Post *119

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Periodical Political Post *93

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  • Denmark’s prime minister announced equal marriage law takes effect in June
  • Utah’s new sex-education policy in schools: abstinence only, don’t say gay
  • Tennessee’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill stalled for now, may go down completely
  • Russian church urges law-makers to ban “gay propaganda” nation-wide
  • Australian researchers say they might have identified a transsexual gene link
  • Chinese parents of queer kids demand anti-discrimination laws from state

Other News

  • Dangerous ignorance: The hysteria of Kony 2012 and its promotion of militarisation
  • Catholic church attempting to silence sexual abuse victims and their defenders
  • Unarmed black boy killed by white Neighbourhood Watch, police makes no arrest
  • Police officer used Taser stun gun on 9-year-old boy because he skipped school
  • Right-wingers demand American schools erase slavery from history textbooks
  • While R-rated in US, Canadian censor board gives Bully documentary all-ages rating
  

Periodical Political Post *90

Queer News

  • Disgusting “don’t say gay” bill approved by Tennessee House Panel
  • Bill to allow gay marriage introduced in Australian Parliament may fail
  • Three men in UK have been jailed for distributing anti-gay leaflets
  • European court says Sweden is right to ban homophobic leaflets
  • Virginia school district wants to ban cross-dressing by students
  • Poll finds 80% of China’s youth have no problem with homosexuality

Other News

  • Every text, phone call, mail, visited website saved under UK spy plan
  • Canada wants warrantless internet spying, says critics support child porn
  • Australian police spies on internet and phone usage without warrants
  • Canadian universities let students pay to be spied on by copyright holders
  • New law in Hungary says you’re a criminal if you become homeless
  • Scientists say piracy causing entertainment industry no loss whatsoever
  

Periodical Political Post *80

Queer News

  • Seven transgender people murdered in the USA this year, 116 world-wide
  • For the first time Hepatitis C surpasses HIV as cause of death in America
  • More than 2,000 people marched in Hong Kong’s annual gay pride parade
  • Gay teen targeted in Ohio school beating caught on camera speaks out
  • Anti-gay forces still trying to keep California from teaching kids queer history
  • St. Petersburg passes “gay propaganda” law to “protect” minors from queer
  • Catholics rather end adoptions, foster care than providing them to same-sex couples
  • Three kids kicked off the bus because one them happened to be bisexual

Other News

  • Queer-friendly government loses general elections in Spain, national conservatives win 
  • WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning gets first hearing after 17 months in confinement
  • UK’s jobless youth told to work without pay for profitable retailers or lose benefits
  • 10-year-old girl commits suicide because kids at school called her a boy and a slut
  • Police gets pepper-spray-happy at protesters: sprays 84-old woman and college kids
  • U.S. Congress says pizza is a valid substitute for vegetable in school meals
  • Surveillance: The state wants to know what you’re up to. But why do we let it?
  • Teacher proves that not all bullies are students, gets filmed doing it
  • Man who wanted to assassinate Obama says he’s second coming of Christ
  

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