Thursday, August 8, 2013

Heroic News: “Taiwan upholds first public transgender 'marriage'” plus 4 more


Posted: 08 Aug 2013 09:39 AM PDT
Taiwanese authorities have agreed to uphold the marriage status of a local transgender couple, reversing a previous official decision in a ruling activists said would help the bid to legalise same sex 'marriage.'
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 03:55 AM PDT
For more than three decades, debate has raged over China's one-child policy, imposed in 1979 to rein in 'runaway' population growth. It has reshaped Chinese society — with birthrates plunging and the gender gap widening.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 03:50 AM PDT
Same-sex 'spouses' of military members could get health care, housing and other benefits by the end of August under a proposal being considered by the Pentagon. But earlier plans to provide benefits to gay partners who are not 'married' may be reversed.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 02:43 AM PDT
Virginia's next attorney general will have to stand in a courtroom and make a decision about whether or not the commonwealth's constitutional ban on gay 'marriage' should be defended.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 02:17 AM PDT
Several pro-life OB/GYN doctors were barred from presenting a slideshow last minute at the International Conference for Women in Medicine in South Korea last week after panelists politicized the strictly scientific information.