Queerious News Flash (Mar 07 - Mar 13, 2017)

The good, the bad and the WACKY

THE GOOD

Mar 07.

Manchester United partners with leading LGBT charity Stonewall to tackle sexuality and gender identity issues in sports and society. Through the partnership, United has become an official member of TeamPride, helping to form opinions, share best practices and influence behaviour by using the power of sport to harness the message of equality within the LGBT community and wider society.

英超俱樂部曼聯足球隊將與Stonewall(同志慈善團體)合作一同正視、面對和克服運動界和社會上的性別認同及性傾向的議題。經此合作關系,曼聯欲正式成為TeamPride成員,將藉由運動的力量鼓勵社會大眾、球迷、球員、體育俱樂部和組織,一起支持女同性戀、男同性戀、雙性戀和跨性別,並致力於提倡和推廣性別平等、性別包容和反歧視等重要訊息。同双性恋慈善组织Stonewall与曼联开展合作.

Mar 09.

New Mexico could become the seventh state to ban LGBT conversion therapy, after similar policies had been passed in New Jersey, California, Oregon, Illinois, New York, and Vermont.

新墨西哥州有望成為美國禁止「性向矯正治療」的第七州。新澤西州、加利福尼亞州、俄勒岡州、伊利諾斯州、紐約州和佛蒙特州都已經通過類似的政策。

Mar 13.

Come June this year, LGBT couples and families in Singapore will be able to find out answers to many of their questions on how the law will impact their relationships, marriages/cohabitation, property and life in general. Written by a team of lawyers, this guidebook will be made available for free online.

今年6月,新加坡的同性伴侶和家庭將可更明確地了解相關的法律規範、權限和應用。這本由一個律師團隊精心撰寫的同性伴侶和家庭之法律指南將免費在線提供。

(PHOTO: SINGAPORE LGBT LAW)

Wedding bells are ringing..

THE BAD

Mar 11.

South Dakota becomes first state in the US to pass law legalizing discrimination against LGBT couples this year. According to the gay rights group Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), there are more than 100 similar bills in 23 states in the pipeline, including Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma. 南達科他州成為今年美國第一個通過法律合法歧視LGBT配偶的州。根據美國人權組織「人權戰線」(HRC)和美國公民自由聯盟(ACLU)的預測,美國目前有23個州正在草擬或通過100多個類似的法案,包括田納西州、阿拉巴馬州、阿肯色州、德克薩斯州和俄克拉何馬州。

Mar 13.

Two countries (or their governments) are getting their panties/undies in a knot/bundle because of an openly gay (minor) character in Disney’s real-life movie “Beauty and The Beast” that is set to premiere worldwide starting this Thursday:

Russia (adults only rating), and Malaysia (postpone till further notice).

同志題材不過關?馬來西亞無限期延映《美女與野獸》

《美女與野獸》真人版有斷背情 被俄國列16禁

(Photos taken from WORLD OF BUZZ (WOB))

THE WACKY

Check out this cute advertisement from Coca Cola of a sister and her brother both vying for the attention of a pool boy with a bottle of iced coke.

可口可樂公司以令人回味的簡單劇情講述了一對兄妹爭相為性感泳池清理工送去冰鎮可樂,進而引發一場激烈的追逐。不過沒想到,薑還是老的辣。

Lists of sorts...

Infographic - Debunking the myth that homosexuality is a Western product.

視覺資訊圖表 - 推翻同性戀為西方產物之迷思

Sharing Perspectives

If you have time to read only one article about LGBTQ+, read this 如果只有一篇文章的時間,就讀這篇吧:

The Real Reason There Are So Few LGBT Executives 企業高層這麼少LGBT的真正原因

(Editing: Hannah Fazio, LEEWANG Ching)

#marriageequality婚姻平權 #samesexmarriage同性婚姻 #sports體育 #gay男同志 #lesbian女同志 #transgender跨性別 #LGBTRights權利 #film電影

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