NEW: Exclusive: Trump admin. launches global campaign to end the criminalization of homosexuality in dozens of nations where it's still illegal to be gay, US officials tell , a bid aimed in part at denouncing Iran over its human rights record.
Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality
If we don’t give credit where credit is due, we become ideologues.
1/ The Trump-Pence administration has consistently worked to undermine the fundamental equality of LGBTQ people and our families from day one.
US Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell, the highest-profile openly gay person in the Trump administration, is leading the effort, which kicks off Tuesday evening in Berlin.
“U.S. Ambassador to Germany , the highest-profile openly gay person in the Trump administration, is leading the effort.”
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Trump administration launches global effort to end the criminalization of homosexuality.
NBC News Exclusive via : US officials say the Trump administration is launching a global campaign to end the criminalization of homosexuality
THANK YOU to and the entire administration for standing with the worldwide LGBT community and for launching a global effort to end the criminalization of homosexuality. We stand with you and are here to help in any way we can!
Although the decriminalization strategy is still being hashed out, officials say it’s likely to include working with global organizations like the United Nations and the European Union, as well as other countries whose laws already allow for gay rights.
New push by to decriminalize homosexuality around the world, reports
"The campaign was conceived partly in response to the recent reported execution by hanging of a young gay man in Iran"
“People can disagree philosophically about homosexuality, but no person should ever be subject to criminal penalties because they are gay.”
While the left is busy pushing celebrity hate crimes hoaxes, is focused on ending the brutalization of gay people world wide. Thank you President Trump!
NEW: The Trump Admin is launching a global campaign to end criminalization of homosexuality in nations where it's still illegal... U.S. Ambassador to Germany , the highest-profile openly gay person in the Trump Admin, is leading the effort.
Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality after reported hanging of young gay man in Iran And is leading the charge.
Yesterday, Trump Admin. announced a new global effort to decriminalize homosexuality. Predictably, because the story was reported by - and because the initiative is about helping gay people - Trump knew nothing about it👇 Yesterday's story:
While I support global LGBT-decriminalization efforts, this Administration cannot claim to tackle homophobia abroad while attacking the rights of #LGBT Americans here at home.
The Trump admin. is launching a global campaign to end the criminalization of homosexuality in dozens of nations where it's still illegal to be gay, U.S. officials tell .
This is a great initiative
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Is there no end to Trump’s homophobia? cc:
Worth remembering that is disruptive, difficult to put in any single or simple box
“The Trump administration is launching a global campaign to end the criminalization of homosexuality in dozens of nations where it's still illegal to be gay, U.S. officials tell NBC News”
The effort is led by Ambassador . What do you think the Trump-Deranged gay activists, Democrats, and gay media will say?
Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality
Republicans pounce - against Governments who hang people for being gay
A laudable goal to be sure, but I am somewhat weary of the West burning up nonexistent resources trying to solve all the world’s problems... Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality
This is a good thing, and no matter how cynical you feel about Trump’s shitty administration, it’s okay to acknowledge that sometimes they might actually accomplish good things.
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Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality
Proud to have been long-time supporter of . He’d be great at U.N., and if he doesn’t go b/c of his central role in Europe and vis-a-vis Iran, send , Grenell’s longtime friend and colleague at U.N. under .
Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality
Who'd have thought: a Trump campaign I can support, led by U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell, the highest-profile openly gay person in the Trump administration. Being gay is illegal in 73 countries, punishable by death in 12 (all Islamic).
Hypocrisy? The proposed US campaign against anti-gay laws worldwide will lack credibility if it focuses on homophobic Iran while ignoring anti-LGBT allies, such as Saudi Arabia Via @76Crimes .
The “pop” sound you just heard is the balloon bursting for the folks convinced Trump was anti-LGBT.
Hypocrisy? The proposed US campaign against anti-gay laws worldwide will lack credibility if it focuses on homophobic Iran while ignoring anti-LGBT allies such as Saudi Arabia
This could use a bit more inspection.
Can't wait to see the reactions from Family Research Council and their friends. Are they going to pretend they don't try to push these laws internationally or pivot to just denying LGBTQ people public accommodation rights but not "criminalizing" anymore?
I seem to remember lots of people saying he was a homophobe.
Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality