Os incluyo una carta que me ha llegado desde Polonia para firmar por los últimos acontecimientos homófobos que está viviendo el país. Está en inglés, pero hacer un esfuerzo recordando los tiempos del opening. Merece la pena ayudar.
PD: Ellos se encargarán de traducirlo al polaco.
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In recent months and years, Polish leaders have threatened criminal sanctions against lesbian and gay activists and organizations, have tried to restrict freedoms of expression and association, and have even threatened violence against LGBT marchers.
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Dear President Kaczynski,
We urge you and your government to stop your attacks on the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. Such attacks betray
Your government has declared it will fire gay teachers, and impose criminal penalties on “anyone who promotes homosexuality or any other deviance of a sexual nature in education establishments.” This blatant violation of basic rights could deprive students of potentially life-saving information about sexuality and about HIV/AIDS. Members of your government have accused organizations working on LGBT people’s human rights of “pedophilia,” and threatened them with criminal investigations. A legislator in your governing coalition said that gays who demonstrate “should be bashed with a baton.” In 2004 and 2005, when mayor of
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This month, the European Court of Human Rights condemned your attempts to ban Gay Pride marches in
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