Same-sex marriage off to slow start in Portugal: 20 couples have married. Spanish region of Catalonia bans bullfighting: "The ban — the first in mainland Spain — was hailed as a major … [Read more...] about News: Bullfighting, Russell Brand, NASCAR, Cape Town, CBS
As the result of Portuguese President Anibal Cavaco Silva's decision in April and subsequent ratification of a marriage equality bill passed by parliament, a lesbian couple today became the first … [Read more...] about Two Divorced Mothers Wed in Portugal’s First Gay Marriage
Portuguese President Anibal Cavaco Silva says he will sign a marriage equality bill, the AP reports: "The head of state's decision to permit the enactment of a bill passed by Parliament in … [Read more...] about Portugal’s President to Sign Same-Sex Marriage into Law
This crystal figurine of the Virgin Mary manufactured by Atlantis, one of the premier glass manufacturers in Portugal, would feel right at home in the St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Oklahoma, … [Read more...] about Portuguese Glassmaker Sells Phallic Crystal…Virgin Mary?
The signature of Portuguese President Anibal Cavaco Silva is all that stands in the way of Portugal becoming the sixth European country to legalize same-sex marriage after the Constitutional Court … [Read more...] about Portugal One Signature Away from Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage
In a statement linked to the Portuguese parliament's recent approval of marriage equality, Pope Benedict says that ignoring the difference between the sexes is an attack on creation, the AFP … [Read more...] about Pope Says Gays Endanger Humanity
Portugal's parliament has approved a same-sex marriage bill, the AP reports: "The Socialist government's bill won the support of all left-of-center parties Friday. Right-of-center … [Read more...] about Portugal’s Parliament Approves Same-Sex Marriage
A vote on Friday is likely to usher in marriage equality in the heavily-Catholic nation of Portugal, AFP reports: "With the governing Socialists and other left-wing parties enjoying a strong … [Read more...] about Portugal Poised to Pass Marriage Equality