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German Chancellor Angela Merkel Believes Same Sex Marriage Shouldn’t Be Called A Marriage

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Believes Same Sex Marriage Shouldn’t Be Called A Marriage

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has gone on record as saying that whilst she believes same-sex marriage should be allowed, it should be named something other than marriage.  ‘For me, personally, marriage is a man and a woman living together.  That is my concept, but I support civil partnerships.’ The German head of state answered questions […]

Michelle Demishevich, first and only Turkish Transgender TV reporter fired for red lip stick

Michelle Demishevich, first and only Turkish Transgender TV reporter fired for red lip stick

Michelle Demishevich was fired yesterday after experiencing discrimination at her job as Turkey’s first and presently only transgender reporter. But according to LGBT Turkey she wasn’t fired becuse of her trans status. Two months ago Demishevich told Her.ie: Activism is not about only marching on the streets with flags. What I call activism is my working […]