Monthly Archives: December 2016

BOOK PRESENTATION: THE EU ENLARGEMENT AND GAY POLITICS IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE

On the 14th December 2016 Koen Slootmaekers, Heleen Touquet, and Peter Vermeersch presented their book The EU Enlargement and Gay Politics in Central and Eastern Europe at the Institute of European Studies in Belium.   “LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transsexual) rights have acquired symbolic value in EU politics and discourse, both in its internal and in […]

MALTA becomes first European country to ban ‘gay cure’ therapy

Step in the right direction for LGBTQI rights! Way to go, Malta. Here’s to hoping that the rest of the Europe will follow suit and the world! Dream big! Hope wide! https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/dec/07/malta-becomes-first-european-country-to-ban-gay-cure-therapy?CMP=twt_gu   [post written by DIVERCITY partner University of Barcelona]