same sex marriage

By IndepthAfrica
In World
Jul 7th, 2014
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By Katie Holliday Children of same-sex parents have above average health and well-being, research by the University of Melbourne shows. The research was based on data from the Australian Study of Child Health in Same-Sex Families, which involved input from 315 same-sex parents and a total of 500 chil...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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by Anayo Unachukwu On 7 January 2014 Nigeria, a country with a chequered past and an uncertain future passed the Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act into law. The Act provides penalties of up to 14 years in jail for a gay marriage and up to 10 years’ imprisonment for membership or encouragement o...
By IndepthAfrica
In Children & Youth
Mar 20th, 2014
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[Warning: might be a bit TMI][NSFW] (self.TrueAtheism) And pardon the possible disorganization, this is a stream of consciousness that I’ve been wanting to share for a while… It’s a little long, but bear with me… For the first 15 years of my life I was Christian girl. When I w...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 7th, 2014
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by Anizor Nze The federal government, especially President Goodluck Jonathan and the National Assembly, have taken a lot of flak these past couple of weeks since the Same Sex Marriage (Prohibition) Act 2013 was signed into law by the President on January 7, 2014. The National Assembly have been accus...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 1st, 2014
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by Kayode Ajulo ESQ The right of every nation state to make internal legislation without interference from others is recognised under international law. This right defines the relationship that exists between international law and domestic legal systems and, more specifically, in determining which la...
By IndepthAfrica
In Odd News
Aug 11th, 2013
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By Laura Neil/Published 7th August 2013 The 29-year-old nurse is offering her £85-a-day breastfeeding service on a small ads website (PICMODELLED) The 29-year-old nurse is offering her £85-a-day breastfeeding service on a small ads website. The ad by “Cecilia232”, from Boulogne, has appeared on the e...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2013
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The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Olugbenga Ashiru, has denied endorsing gay marriages and posting of gay diplomats to foreign missions. Some national dailies reported, weekend, that the minister endorsed gay marriages and was in the process of posting out gay diplomats on foreign missions....
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jul 18th, 2013
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LONDON — The French like to make fun of the British, joking about their repressed ways in matters of the heart. But when it came time to debate same-sex marriage, it was France that betrayed a deeply conservative streak in sometimes violent protests — while the British showed themselves to be modern ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 24th, 2013
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This is a guest post by Dominic Bocci, assistant director at the Council on Foreign Relations’ David Rockefeller Studies Program. The passage of the Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Bill on May 31, 2013, by the Nigerian House of Representatives places President Goodluck Jonathan in a tricky position. No...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 28th, 2013
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By Philip Amiola Same sex marriage has been a subject of public debate for a long time. A cursory review of ancient literature traces this contention to the antediluvian age. Since then, proponents of this world view have coined several terminologies to describe themselves and their ideology which ha...