Activists in Budapest Protest Hungary’s Anti-LGBTQ Law Outside Parliament

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Activists in Budapest Protest Hungary’s Anti-LGBTQ Law Outside Parliament” – below is their description. Activists in Hungary erected a large rainbow-colored heart in front of the country’s ornate neo-Gothic Parliament building on Thursday, vowing civil disobedience to a recently passed law they say discriminates against and marginalizes … Read more Activists in Budapest Protest Hungary’s Anti-LGBTQ Law Outside Parliament

Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ law comes into effect | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ law comes into effect | DW News” – below is their description. A new Hungarian law that prohibits “promoting” LGBTQ content to young people comes into effect on Thursday. The controversial legislation has sparked a chorus of criticism, with European Union institutions threatening to take action … Read more Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ law comes into effect | DW News

Hungary rejects EU demand to ditch ‘shameful’ anti-LGBT law • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hungary rejects EU demand to ditch ‘shameful’ anti-LGBT law • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. #Hungary on Wednesday rejected a demand from the European Commission and many EU lawmakers to repeal new #legislation banning schools from using materials deemed to promote #homosexuality. Last month, … Read more Hungary rejects EU demand to ditch ‘shameful’ anti-LGBT law • FRANCE 24 English

Hungary says EU efforts to overturn its ban on gay content in schools will be in vain • FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hungary says EU efforts to overturn its ban on gay content in schools will be in vain • FRANCE 24” – below is their description. The EU’s efforts to force #Hungary to give up a new #law banning content in schools that promotes #homosexuality will be in … Read more Hungary says EU efforts to overturn its ban on gay content in schools will be in vain • FRANCE 24

Hungary’s controversial anti-LGBT law goes into effect despite EU warnings • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hungary’s controversial anti-LGBT law goes into effect despite EU warnings • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. A new law that bans the dissemination of content in schools deemed to promote homosexuality and gender change went into effect Wednesday despite a warning from Europe’s top … Read more Hungary’s controversial anti-LGBT law goes into effect despite EU warnings • FRANCE 24 English

Activists vow “civil disobedience twice as loud” over Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ+ laws | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Activists vow “civil disobedience twice as loud” over Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ+ laws | The World” – below is their description. While the world has been celebrating Pride Month, Hungary’s LGBTQ+ community say they’re fighting for basic human rights against the country’s right-wing government. Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s law … Read more Activists vow “civil disobedience twice as loud” over Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ+ laws | The World

Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ+ law casts shadow over drag queen contest • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ+ law casts shadow over drag queen contest • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. In a backroom of a dilapidated former factory outside Budapest, contestants wearing huge fake eyelashes and glittering dresses are preparing for #Hungary’s annual #dragqueen competition, all the while hoping … Read more Hungary’s anti-LGBTQ+ law casts shadow over drag queen contest • FRANCE 24 English

Turkey formally pulls out of Istanbul Convention on violence against women | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Turkey formally pulls out of Istanbul Convention on violence against women | DW News” – below is their description. Many women in Turkey are still in shock about the fact that their country has withdrawn from the Istanbul Convention. Thousands of women in Turkey have taken to the … Read more Turkey formally pulls out of Istanbul Convention on violence against women | DW News

Outrage at EU country’s homosexuality education bill

CNN published this video item, entitled “Outrage at EU country’s homosexuality education bill” – below is their description. Hungary’s parliament passed legislation which bans all educational materials and programs for children which are considered to promote homosexuality, gender reassignment and the concept of sexuality deviating from the one assigned to a person at birth. The … Read more Outrage at EU country’s homosexuality education bill

Turkish police fire tear gas to break up banned Istanbul Pride march

Global News published this video item, entitled “Turkish police fire tear gas to break up banned Istanbul Pride march” – below is their description. Turkish police fired tear gas to disperse revellers at a banned gay Pride parade in central Istanbul on Saturday. Police in riot gear pushed and dragged people who had been gathering … Read more Turkish police fire tear gas to break up banned Istanbul Pride march

Hungarian PM’s stance on LGBT rights ‘indefensible’: Former Italian PM Letta

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hungarian PM’s stance on LGBT rights ‘indefensible’: Former Italian PM Letta” – below is their description. “Indefensible” – that’s how former Italian prime minister Enrico Letta has described the position of Hungary’s leader over the rights of LGBT people. The issue was the big topic of discussion as … Read more Hungarian PM’s stance on LGBT rights ‘indefensible’: Former Italian PM Letta

In Senegal many gay people live in fear, forced to leave home

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “In Senegal many gay people live in fear, forced to leave home” – below is their description. #LGBT persons in #Senegal face legal challenges. Senegal specifically outlaws same-sex sexual acts and, in the past, has prosecuted men accused of #homosexuality. LGBT persons face routine #discrimination in society … Read more In Senegal many gay people live in fear, forced to leave home

Hungary’s Orban says law is about how kids get sexually educated

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hungary’s Orban says law is about how kids get sexually educated” – below is their description. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor #Orban defended his country’s law to ban the dissemination of material in schools deemed to promote #homosexuality or gender change, and declared himself a fighter for #LGBT … Read more Hungary’s Orban says law is about how kids get sexually educated

Hungary’s new anti-LGBTQ law a ‘shame’ that contravenes EU values, von der Leyen says

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hungary’s new anti-LGBTQ law a ‘shame’ that contravenes EU values, von der Leyen says” – below is their description. The European Union’s chief executive vowed Wednesday to take any action necessary to thwart a new law in Hungary that would ban content portraying or promoting homosexuality or … Read more Hungary’s new anti-LGBTQ law a ‘shame’ that contravenes EU values, von der Leyen says

No politics please: UEFA ban fuels backlash against Hungary anti-LGBT law

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “No politics please: UEFA ban fuels backlash against Hungary anti-LGBT law” – below is their description. Thank you #UEFA, are saying human rights activists. By siding with #Budapest and barring #Munich city hall from displaying #rainbow-coloured lights for #Germany-Hungary, European #football’s governing body has unwittingly drawn attention to … Read more No politics please: UEFA ban fuels backlash against Hungary anti-LGBT law