Gay marriages become official in Germany

First Same-Sex Couples Tie the Knot in Germany as Equality Law Goes into Effect

By Stephen Fuchs on

It may have taken years longer than it should have, but on Sunday, October 1st, Germany put into effect its marriage equality law that passed in a rush vote three months ago, allowing same-sex couples to finally say their “I Do’s” to the ones they love. The first marriage took place …

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Gay Marriage | Christopher Street Parade Berlin

Social Democrats Running Out of Time to Push Gay Marriage Bill

By Stephen Fuchs on

It is still hard to believe that Germany, a country known for its forward thinking ideas and openness to all walks of life, does not allow for gay marriages. As election season is getting underway for September, members of Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD) are coming to realize that their chances of …

Sources: DW

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