In this episode, Rémy Bonny discusses with the leader of Tbilisi Pride Giorgi Tabagari how the fight for equality continues in Georgia after widespread violence against the LGBTQ-community last year. With April Anderson, he discusses how search engine and social media algorithms have negative effects for the LGBTQ-movement. https://open.spotify.com/episode/1susx6XlMp6f2M6nOCjdbM This episode is available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Deezer.
This year was a difficult year for the LGBTI-community. Many countries, who were once on the right path, took steps backwards. The people who want to prevent LGBTI-equality are internationally better organised than ever before. Nevertheless, these new challenges bring a lot of new opportunities for our LGBTI-movement. The next year should be the year … Continue reading My Top 10 LGBTI Of 2019
A British court has decided that the son of a Polish mother living in the UK (Aneta Zrobczyńska) is to be adopted. The woman learned from social services that a same-sex couple was to look after the child. The boy's mother refuses to agree. “If this is true, we will take all steps so that the child, if he must be adopted, … Continue reading UK Gay Couple Targeted By Polish Minister Over Adoption Procedure
The reasons why Russia fights the LGBTI-movement threatens not only LGBTI-people, but the whole national security of the EU and USA.
The Hungarian Minister of State for Family and International Affairs Katalin Novak will be speaking during a conference organised by the Hungarian Embassy in the US Senate. Novak has taken up a leadership role in the international pro-family movement in recent years as an important actor within organisations like the World Congress of Families and … Continue reading Hungarian Anti-LGBT Minister To Hold Conference In US Senate
Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, a gulf of liberalism embarked the European continent. Simultaneously the LGBTQ-movement started to flourish. Many Western European countries introduced LGBTQ-equality in their legal framework. Also, behind the former Iron Curtain, LGBTQ-groups started to form and professionalise. 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall state homophobia is … Continue reading 30 Years After The Fall Of The Berlin Wall: LGBTQ As The State Enemy of Eastern Europe?
The recent anti-LGBTI election campaign was backed by the broad religious conservative NGO scenery in Poland. These organisations apparently also have close connections to Russian intelligence.
Russia’s international fight against LGBTI-rights is an inherent part of their strategy to undermine the European Union’s liberal democracy. Through international homophobic networks, Russian intelligence made contacts with Hungarian government representatives.
TVP1 broadcasts a documentary called ‘LGBT Invasion’. In the last months, the Polish TV served as the mouth-piece of the right-wing populist government in Poland.
“Freedom of assembly is important for a prosperous Ukraine. Don’t further strengthen anti-LGBTI groups who are supported by Russia.”