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Same-sex marriage supporter easily wins Costa Rica elections

/ Apr 2, 2018

Same-sex marriage supporter easily wins Costa Rica elections

Voters gave a resounding no to an upstart evangelical pastor who rose to political prominence by campaigning against same-sex marriage, allowing Costa Rica's governing party to win an easy presidential victory. While polls had indicated Sunday's runoff would be tight, it was not even close. ...

/ Mar 26, 2018

Beijing festival pulls Oscar-winning gay film

A Chinese film festival has pulled the award-winning gay romance "Call Me By Your Name" from its program, the movie's distributor said Monday, reflecting China's inconsistent relationship with gay themes in the creative arts. The movie, which won a screenplay Oscar this month, was withdrawn ...