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Leading the Way: Vietnam's Push for Gay Rights - the Diplomat

19 Apr 14, 08:04:21

the Diplomat

Leading the Way: Vietnam's Push for Gay Rights
the Diplomat
These developments have delighted and shocked gay rights advocates and made Vietnam a surprising torchbearer for LGBT issues in Southeast Asia. This is particularly remarkable when you consider that until 2000 it was illegal for gay couples to even ...

Vietnam's gay population hopeful about future - Asian Correspondent

15 Apr 14, 02:04:29

Asian Correspondent

Vietnam's gay population hopeful about future
Asian Correspondent
For many years Vietnam's gay community has had to put up with harassment and discrimination from much of the country's society, including even from their own families. However, attitudes appear to be shifting towards a more open and inclusive style of ...

53% protest gay marriage legalization in Vietnam: study - Tuoitrenews

27 Mar 14, 11:03:42

Gay Star News

53% protest gay marriage legalization in Vietnam: study
Tuoitrenews
Same-sex marriage will have a long way to go in Vietnam as a survey has shown that more than half of its respondents oppose the legalization of gay marriage, a ban on which was lifted last year by the Vietnamese government which, however, does not ...
One in three Vietnamese support marriage equalityGay Star News

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More Vietnamese supporting gay relationships - Thanh Nien Daily

30 Mar 14, 06:03:43

More Vietnamese supporting gay relationships
Thanh Nien Daily
Participants ride bicycles during a local annual gay pride parade in Hanoi on August 4, 2013. A survey that found a majority of Vietnamese people support same-sex relationship has been launched as lawmakers are scheduled to vote on an update of the ...

Gay Travel: Discovering Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City - Gayapolis

18 Apr 14, 02:04:41

Gay Travel: Discovering Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City
Gayapolis
I didn't know what to expect when I first arrived in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) in Vietnam. Both friends and family spanning several generations brought up the war, one of the only things they identified with Saigon. Many had advised me to trek ...

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In their own words: Taylor Brooks - Daily Nebraskan

25 Apr 14, 05:04:51

In their own words: Taylor Brooks
Daily Nebraskan
DN: An article on Nebraska Watchdog said you realized you were gay while living in Vietnam. Can you expand on this topic? What about Vietnam made you come to this realization? TB: I was living in Vietnam from 2011 to 2012 and that was – it wasn't the ...

Gay veteran denied burial with partner in state cemetery - WPEC

25 Apr 14, 01:04:59

Daily Mail

Gay veteran denied burial with partner in state cemetery
WPEC
Taylor served in the Navy for six years, in the late 50's and early 60's just as America was entering the Vietnam War. She was later discharged after she said another recruit told superiors that she and several other woman in her unit were gay. Taylor ...
Veterans' cemetery won't allow 'the ashes of a couple old lesbians' to be ...Raw Story

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Transgender prof at Saginaw Valley State, Delta College says Saginaw's delay ... - The Bay City Times

24 Apr 14, 03:04:28

Transgender prof at Saginaw Valley State, Delta College says Saginaw's delay ...
The Bay City Times
Davenport grew up in the 1960s, a time when teenagers hung out with their dates at the local burger joint and shared a milkshake, men went off to fight in Vietnam and "transgender" was not a word. “I thought maybe I was gay or something. But I wasn't.

Most Wanted and Most Haunted - New York Times

24 Apr 14, 12:04:39

Most Wanted and Most Haunted
New York Times
The country's involvement in Vietnam was escalating. The Beatles had landed and set off a youthquake. The city itself, anxious to get clean for tourism, was beefing up ... And a homoerotic reading of the public commission is reinforced by the presence ...

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Best 6 Acts of Coachella Weekend 2, Day 3 - The Bottom Line

25 Apr 14, 01:04:57

The Bottom Line

Best 6 Acts of Coachella Weekend 2, Day 3
The Bottom Line
The difference, he remarks, is that the prior generation hated the Vietnam War and that ours needs to make changes, especially regarding gay rights. With that, Butler said that the next song was about a boy telling his father that he was gay. Butler ...

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