New York passes same sex marriage bill :)

ALBANY, N.Y. At 11.55pm  Friday 24th June 2011 New York Governor  Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that gives gay and lesbian couples the right to marry.  The vote passed 33-29. New York, which gave birth to the gay rights movement in the 1960s, will become the sixth state to allow same-sex marriages.  Massachusetts, …

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U.N. LGBT resolution

From (CNN) -- In what the U.S. State Department is calling a " historic step," the U.N. Human Rights Council passed a resolution Friday supporting equal rights for all, regardless of sexual orientation. The resolution, introduced by South Africa, is the first- ever U.N. resolution on the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered …