Archive for February 20th, 2011

February 20, 2011

Kazaky has released another video.

Err. Ummm. Here it is.

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February 20, 2011

Trinidad Express – Gay Debate Comes Out of the Closet

In today’s Trinidad Express newspaper.

“In the amendment, the definition of next kin was broadened to include cohabitational spouses and children born out of wedlock.

Baptiste-McKnight and Armstrong have disagreed with the definition of cohabitational spouses as a “person of the opposite sex”.

This led Panday to lash out at Baptiste-McKnight with a quote from the Book of Leviticus in the Christian Bible, which condemns homosexuality among males.

Gender Affairs Minister, Mary King, has also previously called for a debate on same sex unions.

“We know we are in contravention of the International Convention on Human Rights,” Mahabir-Wyatt said in a telephone interview Friday, adding that she has a legal obligation to report on the human rights situation in Trinidad and Tobago.

“People should have the same rights under the law.”

Read the article here.

February 20, 2011

And how are the protests going in the Arab World?

As thousands if not millions of people in the Arab world struggle for their rights in the face of  repressive regimes it is becoming clear that the protesters are braver than most of us. In Libya, Bahrain and throughout the region people are losing their lives just asking for their rights to have a voice in their country.

Puts your weekend in perspective.

Libya.

Bahrain

In Yemen.