"The decision makes every citizen equal and will strengthen the institution of marriage for all existing and future marriages."
Paying tribute to Claudia Jones, activist and tireless fighter for working-class women.
Conservative Party's new legislation if passed will further undermine Canadian privacy rights, civil liberties and freedom of speech.
Last year, the government requested information 1.2 million times (every 27 seconds), and Bill C-13 will make the situation worse.
Landmark Supreme Court ruling allows people to identify themselves outside the traditional gender binary
Civil rights advocate Jesse Jackson, attending a religious service at a Havana-based Baptist church, called for actions to end the U.S. economic blockade against Cuba.
Former South African President Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela celebrated his 95th birthday on Thursday, July 18.
The Istanbul Gezi Park protests have been coordinated by a broad coalition called "Taksim Solidarity," which is composed of 117 different constituent groups, including trade unions.
Thousands of black-robed Turkish lawyers stormed out of their courthouses Wednesday, shouting about the alleged rough treatment of their colleagues by police.
"The government is using homophobia and xenophobia to justify its policies against an independent civil society."