Tag Archives: chamber of deputies

Marriage equality bill introduced in Uruguay

According to the Chilean newspaper El Mercurio, legislators in Uruguay have introduced a marriage equality bill. The bill has a good chance of passing because the liberal Frente Amplio party controls both houses of the legislature. The bill’s author, Rep. … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Argentina legalizes gay marriage

Argentinian president supports bill that passed the Senate Rex Wockner  |  Wockner News Service wockner@panix.com PROTESTING THE INEVITABLE | Members of Catholic groups protest outside Argentina’s Congress against a same-sex marriage bill in Buenos Aires on Tuesday, July 13. On … Continue reading

Posted in International, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

True political courage: Argentina’s president speaks out in support of gay marriage

Argentina’s Chamber of Deputies voted back in May to grant full marriage rights to same-sex couples, and right now we are waiting on word of how the country’s Senate voted on the measure. That vote is supposed to happen sometime … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment