Posts from April 8, 2013

Gay Former Swedish MP Attacked on Greek Vacation


Tasso Stafilidis, the first openly gay person elected to the Swedish parliament in 1998, was attacked while on vacation in Greece, eNet reports: Stafilidis, who was accompanied by a friend, initially thought that the three masked men following them w…

Gay Couple Brutally Beaten in Paris Attack


Wilfred de Bruijn and his boyfriend were beaten in Paris for walking arm-in-arm, The Local reports: According to de Bruijn, he was attacked with his boyfriend in the 19th arrondissement of Paris on Saturday night simply because they were gay. France’…