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Periodical Political Post *132

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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
  

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

Queer News

  • 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