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Marriage Matters In December

Marriage Matters In December

BY ARTHUR S. LEONARD | December brought a burst of activity on the marriage equality front, adding some new countries to the list of those that either now or soon will provide full rights to same-sex couples, but also possibly removing one nation from the list. The Constitutional Court of Austria made the first move on […]

The Dark Recesses of the Austrian Soul

The Dark Recesses of the Austrian Soul

BY STEVE ERICKSON | These days, it’s tough to get anyone to come and physically protest your movie. Although boycotts were declared against “Stonewall,” I don’t think anyone went to the Angelika and picketed it during its one-week run there. Austrian director Ulrich Seidl’s “Paradise: Faith” managed to anger a conservative Catholic group so much that […]

European Court Orders Italy to Create Same-Sex Partnerships    

European Court Orders Italy to Create Same-Sex Partnerships    

BY ARTHUR S. LEONARD | A seven-judge chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg has ruled that Italy’s failure to adopt a legal structure for same-sex relationships, such as a civil union or registered partnership similar to those in Austria and Germany, violates Article 8 of the European Convention for the Protection […]