Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Rome on Saturday to protest against a draft law that would recognize same-sex partnerships. Fewer people than expected attended the rally, which was organized by Catholic groups.
As Poland shifts sharply to the right on sex education and women's reproductive rights, a feminist organization is fighting back with a campaign to get women talking. It's a start, one of SexEdPl's leaders tells DW.
Two married men have become the first gay couple to adopt a child in Germany. Gay marriage became legal in Germany on October 1.
The vote marks a significant progressive milestone for a typically conservative European country. But not everyone on the predominantly Roman Catholic island has welcomed the move.
Tens of thousands of people have marched in Ireland to protest against the country’s strict abortion law. Until fairly recently, terminations were illegal even if carrying the baby put the life of the mother at risk.
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