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Germany has officially legalized same-sex marriage - HelloGiggles;

Germany has officially legalized same-sex marriage - HelloGiggles

HelloGigglesGermany has officially legalized same-sex marriageHelloGigglesFantastic news out of Germany: Same-sex marriage has been legalized! The historic decision came just five days after Chancellor Angela Merkel relaxed her party's opposition of same-sex marriage, allowing members of her conservative coalition to ...and more »

Venus Williams sued by family of man who died after Florida crash - Raw Story;

Venus Williams sued by family of man who died after Florida crash - Raw Story

Raw StoryVenus Williams sued by family of man who died after Florida crashRaw StoryPride Month ends on a good note in Germany as lawmakers voted Friday to officially legalize same-sex marriage. The approval allows for Germany to join a growing list of European countries that have already legalized same-sex marriage, including Denmark ...and more »

Angela Merkel votes against gay marriage - despite paving the way for couples to wed - Mirror.co.uk;

Angela Merkel votes against gay marriage - despite paving the way for couples to wed - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukAngela Merkel votes against gay marriage - despite paving the way for couples to wedMirror.co.ukGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel voted against gay marriage – despite paving the way for same-sex couples to wed. She allowed her conservative Christian Democrats MPs to vote with their consciences, lifting the party's previous opposition. But even ...and more »

Germany Legalized Same-Sex Marriage, but Angela Merkel Voted Against It - Esquire.com;

Germany Legalized Same-Sex Marriage, but Angela Merkel Voted Against It - Esquire.com

Esquire.comGermany Legalized Same-Sex Marriage, but Angela Merkel Voted Against ItEsquire.comIn Germany on Friday, the parliament voted to legalize same-sex marriage. That's great! Good job, Germany! Except that the vote was nowhere near unanimous—the Bundestag's deciding vote was 393 to 226—with one major international player voicing her ...and more »

Germany's chancellor just engaged in some not-so-light Trump bashing - Vox;

Germany's chancellor just engaged in some not-so-light Trump bashing - Vox

VoxGermany's chancellor just engaged in some not-so-light Trump bashingVoxLeaders of close American allies don't typically slam the US president at home to win political points. But that's just what happened on Thursday, when German Chancellor Angela Merkel implicitly, but unmistakably, ripped into President Donald Trump in ...and more »

Germany Weakens G20 Climate Plan To Appease Trump, But Will It Work? - The Daily Caller

Germany Weakens G20 Climate Plan To Appease Trump, But Will It Work?The Daily CallerGermany made enormous cuts in clean energy goals in the latest draft of the G20 Climate Plan while embracing gas as a “clean technology” to lure President Donald Trump into signing the agreement, Climate Home reported Thursday. Germany's plan ...and more »

German bishops criticize parliament's approval of gay marriage - Patheos (blog);

German bishops criticize parliament's approval of gay marriage - Patheos (blog)

Patheos (blog)German bishops criticize parliament's approval of gay marriagePatheos (blog)Berlin, Germany, Jun 30, 2017 / 12:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Heiner Koch of Berlin expressed his regret Friday at the German parliament's vote in favor of legalizing same-sex marriage, saying it had abandoned the fundamental characteristics ...and more »

Putin, Merkel discuss topics of forthcoming G20 summit - TASS

Putin, Merkel discuss topics of forthcoming G20 summitTASSMOSCOW, June 30. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed topics of the forthcoming Group of Twenty summit, the Kremlin press service said on Friday. "Ahead of the Group of Twenty summit in Hamburg ...and more »

Opinion: Same-sex marriage in Germany - a run-of-the-mill revolution - Deutsche Welle;

Opinion: Same-sex marriage in Germany - a run-of-the-mill revolution - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleOpinion: Same-sex marriage in Germany - a run-of-the-mill revolutionDeutsche WelleJust a week ago, no one would have suspected that same-sex couples in Germany would be allowed to get properly married. In the end, you can always expect the unexpected, writes DW's Felix Steiner. Homosexuelles Pärchen ...and more »

Same-sex marriage approved in Germany - euronews;

Same-sex marriage approved in Germany - euronews

euronewsSame-sex marriage approved in GermanyeuronewsThe Chancellor voted against it, but same-sex marriage has been approved by a big margin in the German parliament. The country has become the 14th in Europe and 23rd in the world to legalise same-sex weddings. This after Angela Merkel did a u-turn and ...and more »

At long last, Germany's bells are ringing for same-sex marriage - The Guardian;

At long last, Germany's bells are ringing for same-sex marriage - The Guardian

The GuardianAt long last, Germany's bells are ringing for same-sex marriageThe Guardian'There is a mood of celebration.' People celebrate the legalisation of same-sex marriage in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/AFP/Getty Images. Gay marriage · Opinion ...and more »

Delingpole: Germany Surrenders to Trump, Waters Down G20 Climate Plan #Winning - Breitbart News;

Delingpole: Germany Surrenders to Trump, Waters Down G20 Climate Plan #Winning - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsDelingpole: Germany Surrenders to Trump, Waters Down G20 Climate Plan #WinningBreitbart NewsGermany has 'massively weakened' its climate action plan for next week's G20 summit in Hamburg in order to appease Donald Trump. According to a shocked report in the green, EU-linked propaganda outlet Climate Change News this represents a ...and more »

Germany set to legalize gay marriage even as Merkel votes no - Raw Story;

Germany set to legalize gay marriage even as Merkel votes no - Raw Story

Raw StoryGermany set to legalize gay marriage even as Merkel votes noRaw StoryBerlin (dpa) - Gay marriage is set to become the law of the land in Germany after lawmakers voted in favour of legalization Friday, capping a hectic week that started with the item barely on the political agenda. Of 623 votes cast, 393 people voted in ...and more »

In landmark vote, German lawmakers approve same-sex marriage - Alaska Dispatch News;

In landmark vote, German lawmakers approve same-sex marriage - Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska Dispatch NewsIn landmark vote, German lawmakers approve same-sex marriageAlaska Dispatch NewsPeople celebrate in front of Germany's lower house of parliament in Berlin after delegates voted to legalize same-sex marriage, June 30, 2017. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke. Share on Facebook Facebook. Share on Twitter Twitter. Share via Email Email.and more »

Germany legalizes same-sex marriage after Merkel U-turn - KOIN.com;

Germany legalizes same-sex marriage after Merkel U-turn - KOIN.com

KOIN.comGermany legalizes same-sex marriage after Merkel U-turnKOIN.comGreen Party's gay rights activist Volker Beck, front right, and fellow faction members celebrate with a confetti popper after German Federal Parliament, Bundestag, voted to legalize same-sex marriage in Berlin, Germany, Friday, June 30, 2017.and more »

Germany denies report US threatening to stop regulation cooperation - Reuters

Germany denies report US threatening to stop regulation cooperationReutersBERLIN The German government on Friday denied a media report which said the United States had signalled it could discontinue multilateral cooperation on financial market regulation and tax havens ahead of a G20 summit in Germany next week. "Reports ...and more »

At Long Last, Germany's Lawmakers Legalize Same-Sex Marriage - The Mary Sue;

At Long Last, Germany's Lawmakers Legalize Same-Sex Marriage - The Mary Sue

The Mary SueAt Long Last, Germany's Lawmakers Legalize Same-Sex MarriageThe Mary SueGermany has for many years been out of step with other EU nations in not recognizing the legal right of same-sex couples to marry. Love wins once again, however, and Friday's parliamentary vote made same-sex marriage the law of the land. It might ...and more »

Germany's vote to OK gay marriage likely to benefit Merkel - San Francisco Chronicle;

Germany's vote to OK gay marriage likely to benefit Merkel - San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleGermany's vote to OK gay marriage likely to benefit MerkelSan Francisco ChronicleGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel listens to a debate of the German parliament Bundestag on the gay marriage in Berlin, Germany, Friday, June 30, 2017. Photo: Markus Schreiber, AP. Image 2 of 3. German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for a debate of ...and more »

German parliament votes to legalise same-sex marriage - The Guardian;

German parliament votes to legalise same-sex marriage - The Guardian

The GuardianGerman parliament votes to legalise same-sex marriageThe GuardianGerman MPs have voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage, prompting joyous and unusual scenes in parliament as Green party politicians tossed glittered confetti across the chamber and gay couples sitting in the public gallery kissed and embraced.and more »

German lawmakers approve same-sex marriage in landmark vote - Reuters;

German lawmakers approve same-sex marriage in landmark vote - Reuters

ReutersGerman lawmakers approve same-sex marriage in landmark voteReutersPeople celebrate in front of Germany's lower house of parliament Bundestag after the delegates voted on legalising same-sex marriage, in Berlin, Germany June 30, 2017. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke. 1/18. left. right. People demonstrate in front of ...and more »