Love is Not A Crime
The News, Part 01: India’s Supreme Court upholds a 153-year-old law criminalizing “gay sex” and overturns a four-year-old ruling that recognized same-sex relationships.
The News, Part 02: The UN says that the ruling violates international law and asks India to reconsider.
The News, Part 03: Australia’s High Court overturned legislation allowing gay marriage. Twenty-seven previously married couples will have their unions annulled.
Image: A human rights activist protests in India, as shown on the front page of The Guardian, newspaper edition.
By Michael Cervieri
Moment of Joy
New Yorker cover. Design by Jack Hunter.
"Gay marriage conversation peaked at 7,347 Tweets per minute at 3:22p ET yesterday." — @gov.
It more or less kicked off with Matthew Keys’ (ProducerMatthew) Twitter post breaking the news.
Fox Nation with an… alternative point of view.
Update: They’ve toned it down a bit and the headline now reads, “Obama Flip Flops on Gay Marriage.”
New York newspapers.
Brian Stelter, Media Reporter, New York Times, via Twitter.
It’s all about priorities.
H/T: Muck Rack.