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UK Gay Marriage Law Clears Parliament. Awaits Queen’s Signature

British lawmakers have passed a bill legalizing same-sex marriage in England and Wales, with the first gay weddings expected to take place by next summer.

Queen Elizabeth to Sign 54-Nation LGBT, Women’s Rights Pledge

INTERNATIONAL | By Steve Weinstein | Mar 10
On live TV, Queen Elizabeth is expected to sign a pledge to promote gay rights & gender equality, the first time the monarch of the U.K. & 54 Commonwealth nations has made a public statement on the subject.

U.K. Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence Celebrate ALL Queens’ Jubilee

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 7
Members of Scotland’s Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence got together this week to celebrate 60 years of gay liberation while thousands of people celebrated the Queen’s diamond jubilee.

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