Tumblr Icon RSS Icon

European Parliament Condemns Anti-Gay Laws

By Zack Ford  

"European Parliament Condemns Anti-Gay Laws"

Share:

google plus icon

Last week, the European Parliament adopted a resolution condemning laws that specifically target the gay community, including those proposed or enacted in nations like Russia, Moldova, Latvia, Lithuania, and Ukraine that “restrict freedom of expression and assembly.” Passed 430-105, the resolution calls on all countries to “demonstrate, and ensure respect for, the principle of non-discrimination.”

‹ Dozens Arrested After Violent Gay Rights Clash In Russia

Nation Of Islam Leader Louis Farrakhan Attacks Obama For Marriage Equality ›

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.