09 Oct '11, 9am

Europe's 'last dictator' can't pronounce 'homosexuality' | Care2 Causes

Europe's 'last dictator' can't pronounce 'homosexuality' | Care2 Causes

The Belarussian gay website gay.by reports that Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenkо — who has been described as “Europe’s last dictator ” — was unable to pronounce the word ‘homosexuality’ on the first try at a October 7th press conference with Russian journalists. They say : After several unsuccessful attempts, he specified: “Well, what you may call it, when a man with a man… homosexuality.” At the press conference Lukashenkо explained how he had “unwillingly” offended the foreign ministers of Germany and Poland by criticizing homosexual relations. Guido Westerwelle , the German Foreign Minister, is gay and lives openly with his partner, Michael Mronz. A year ago at a state dinner Lukashenko is reported to have advised Westerwelle on how to lead a “normal life.” “Westerwelle remembers this even now. I still feel guilty – who made me say this? I did not mean to offend h...

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Last week in pictures

Last week in pictures

belluspuera.blogspot.com 10 Oct '11, 2pm

Our honour to be able to grace the 2011 Women's Fashion Week Exhibition and having a chance to chat with Alexis Mabille, a...

Activist Dan Choi - LGBT History Month Day 8 | Care2 Causes

Activist Dan Choi - LGBT History Month Day 8 | ...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 5pm

On the surface, Dan Choi’s military career progressed in an exemplary but relatively ordinary way. He graduated from West ...

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greenpeace.org.uk 10 Oct '11, 1pm

The future of our oceans is in jeopardy. In Europe, once plentiful stocks of fish have been decimated by bloated industria...

Gay Syrian calls for gays to join fight against Assad | Care2 Causes

Gay Syrian calls for gays to join fight against...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 9pm

Sami Hamwi,* the sole gay Syrian writing from inside that benighted country, has issued a call for gay people to join the ...

Floods in Philippines could last a month

Floods in Philippines could last a month

channelnewsasia.com 08 Oct '11, 6am

MANILA: Massive flooding in the Philippines brought about by back-to-back typhoons could last for a month even as the stor...

Indeed, not the last goodbye...

harismibrahim.wordpress.com 10 Oct '11, 2am

Haris, not the last goodbye means another gathering be held? The tagline “If Najib should even think of calling for electi...

Floods in Philippines could last a month: Official

Floods in Philippines could last a month: Official

straitstimes.com 08 Oct '11, 9am

Massive flooding in the Philippines brought about by back-to-back typhoons could last for a month even as the storms' deat...

Abolish The Death Penalty Now | Care2 Causes

Abolish The Death Penalty Now | Care2 Causes

care2.com 10 Oct '11, 7am

October 10 is World Day Against The Death Penalty. Or we could re-name it, “Two-Thirds Of The World Is Against The Death P...

Drought Threatens Pacific Islanders' Survival | Care2 Causes

Drought Threatens Pacific Islanders' Survival |...

care2.com 09 Oct '11, 9am

Military planes from Australia and New Zealand are rushing fresh water and desalination equipment to the island country of...

Taco Bell Violating California Disability Law | Care2 Causes

Taco Bell Violating California Disability Law |...

care2.com 09 Oct '11, 3am

A federal judge has ruled that Taco Bell has violated federal and California laws protecting the disabled from discriminat...

Hertz Suspends Muslim Employees Over Prayer Breaks | Care2 Causes

Hertz Suspends Muslim Employees Over Prayer Bre...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 4am

A week ago, Hertz Rent-a-Car suspended 34 Muslim employees indefinitely for praying without clocking out. The drivers, who...

Is Routine Screening For Prostate Cancer Necessary? | Care2 Causes

Is Routine Screening For Prostate Cancer Necess...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 9pm

A government panel, the United States Preventive Services Task Force , said on Thursday that men 50 and over should no lon...

$53 Million Arms Sale To #Bahrain; Children Killed in Protests | Care2 Causes

$53 Million Arms Sale To #Bahrain; Children Kil...

care2.com 09 Oct '11, 2am

At least 35 Bahrainis, most Shia, have died since February, when anti-government protesters, inspired by the uprisings in ...

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