December 16, 2009

A Push For Gay Rights Across Europe

From the BBC:

Gordon Brown is pushing for British civil partnerships to be recognised across the EU - including Eastern Europe, he has told Attitude magazine.

The prime minister said Britain was negotiating deals with France and Spain but wanted to "go further than that".

He told the gay lifestyle magazine it was important to show "respect for gay people was due" in "Eastern Europe as well as Western Europe".

But he predicted it would take "many years" for this to happen.

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