27 Aug '11, 6pm

Commissioner: EU Leaders Must Act Anti-LGBT Discrimination | Care2 Causes

Commissioner: EU Leaders Must Act Anti-LGBT Discrimination | Care2 Causes

Thomas Hammarberg, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, has again spoken out to call on leaders of European memeberstates to address human rights violations against their LGBT citizens. Hammarberg, who earlier this year wrote a piece for New Europe in which he was particularly critical of states like Croatia and Latvia for failing to adequately protect the rights — and indeed the lives– of their LGBT citizens during Pride events and in choosing to exercise their right to freedom of speech and assembly, has now turned his attention to the disproportionately high cases of anti-LGBT violence in Turkey in an opinion piece published in the Hurriyet Daily News. In the piece Hammarberg says: No less than 36 hate killings were recorded in Council of Europe member states in the period of January 2008 to November 2010. Of these cases 13 were reported from Turkey. This ac...

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