Midnight brings same-sex weddings in Australia as last hurdle falls
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In my first article for Weekly News Updates I will discuss the current global situation for gay marriage. Why is this a social issue? Gay people feel like they should be treated the same way as hetero people, because they feel the same. There are also people who are themselves hetero but think banning gay marriage is ridiculous. The main problem is that gay people cannot reproduce and therefore a part of population is afraid that the world will become too sparsely populated.
Gay marriage has been legal in Brazil since , and Ms. Zannata said she and Aline Foguel had not been in a hurry to wed. But the triumph of Mr. On Jan. Once president, he will have the power to act on his promise.
June 26 marks the fifth anniversary of gay marriage being legalized across the entire United States. To commemorate this milestone in LGBTQ history, we are taking a look at countries around the world that have officially legalized same-sex marriage. Below is a timeline for the 29 countries where same-sex marriage is officially legal.