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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 »

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 »

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 denies report US threatening to stop regulation cooperation - Daily Mail

Germany denies report US threatening to stop regulation cooperationDaily MailBERLIN, June 30 (Reuters) - 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 ...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 »

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 »

Germany's vote to OK gay marriage likely to benefit Merkel - seattlepi.com;

Germany's vote to OK gay marriage likely to benefit Merkel - seattlepi.com

seattlepi.comGermany's vote to OK gay marriage likely to benefit Merkelseattlepi.comBERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel has dominated German politics for over a decade thanks to a combination of flexibility, tactical savvy and luck — and she looks likely to benefit from Germany's legalization of gay marriage as she seeks a fourth ...and more »

German Parliament approves same-sex marriage - Xinhua

German Parliament approves same-sex marriageXinhuaBERLIN, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The German Federal Parliament (Bundestag) approved the same-sex marriage in an historic vote on Friday. "This is an historic day. Not just for lesbians and gays, but also for a more just and democratic society. Whether or ...and more »

Germany legalises same-sex marriage, Merkel votes against - Deccan Herald;

Germany legalises same-sex marriage, Merkel votes against - Deccan Herald

Deccan HeraldGermany legalises same-sex marriage, Merkel votes againstDeccan HeraldPeople celebrate Germany's parliament legalising the same-sex marriage in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. Reuters Photo. ×. Germany legalised same-sex marriage today in a change nonetheless opposed by Chancellor Angela Merkel, joining many ...and more »

German MPs approve gay marriage in snap vote - Mumbai Mirror;

German MPs approve gay marriage in snap vote - Mumbai Mirror

Mumbai MirrorGerman MPs approve gay marriage in snap voteMumbai MirrorBerlin: Germany on Friday became the 23rd country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage, after lawmakers passed a bill in a snap vote that was approved by Chancellor Angela Merkel just four days ago. The initiative, which delivers full rights to ...and more »

Rainbow flags, bubbly as Germany legalises gay marriage - News24;

Rainbow flags, bubbly as Germany legalises gay marriage - News24

News24Rainbow flags, bubbly as Germany legalises gay marriageNews24People celebrate as they attend a rally of gays and lesbians in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. (Tobias Schwartz, AFP). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories. What To Read Next. Parliament ...and more »

German parliament backs same-sex marriage - Daily Mail;

German parliament backs same-sex marriage - Daily Mail

Daily MailGerman parliament backs same-sex marriageDaily MailGerman legislators have voted to legalise same-sex marriage after a short but emotional debate, bringing the country in line with many of its Western peers. Chancellor Angela Merkel voted against the measure, but she paved the way for its passage by ...and more »

German Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage - Fortune;

German Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage - Fortune

FortuneGerman Just Legalized Same-Sex MarriageFortuneGermany's parliament voted by a wide margin on Friday to legalise same-sex marriage, after Chancellor Angela Merkel did an about-face that freed members of her ruling conservative bloc to follow their personal conscience rather than the party line ...and more »