Russian flight attendants are organizing protestsagainst the airline company Aeroflot because the company forced a gay employee, Maxim Kupreev, to enter into a sham marriage. His high school girlfriend divorced her current husband to marry Kupreev.
“‘Aeroflot effectively broke a real marriage and created a sham one,’ Alekseev said.”
Newt Gingrich’s half-sister, LGBT activist Candace Gingrich-Jones, believes Callista made her brother a better person.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon calls on African countries to end state-sanctioned discrimination against LGBT citizens: “Confronting these discriminations is a challenge, but we must not give up on the ideas of the universal declaration of human rights.”
Photo is of UN Secretary Ban Ki-Moon, and is from Getty Images.
*Fun fact: this quote is actually from Voltaire’s biographer, Evelyn Beatrice Hall.