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Season of Pride: LGBT people, allies celebrate Pride around the world

| Sunday, June 29, 2014
Participants celebrate LGBT Pride in London on Saturday, June 28, 2014.
For gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their allies, June is a month of pride and celebration. Around the globe, LGBT Pride Month has been marked with parades and marches, festivals and dances, and in some cases, protests and counter-protests. In the United States, much of the celebrations have focused on a string of victories ...

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Report: 17 gays killed in Peru since 2012, no action being taken

| Friday, May 16, 2014
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LIMA, Peru -- A Peruvian gay rights group says at least 17 gays have been killed in the Andean nation since 2012 because of their sexual orientation.

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Peru gay teen murdered, dismembered, burned in brutal hate crime

| Friday, December 6, 2013
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LIMA, Peru -- A 19-year-old gay was tortured and brutally murdered in Peru, according to local reports that surfaced earlier this week.

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Catholic Church, conservative politicians attack Peru’s same-sex civil union bill

| Tuesday, September 17, 2013
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LIMA, Peru -- The Catholic Church and leading conservative politicians have lunched an attack on a Peru lawmaker and his draft bill to legalize same-sex civil unions, calling it an attempt to “justify his [sexual] orientation.”

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Peru lawmaker proposes bill to legalize same-sex civil unions

| Friday, September 13, 2013
Parliament building in Lima, Peru.
LIMA, Peru -- A Peruvian lawmaker is proposing a bill that would legalize civil unions for gay and lesbian couples.

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Peruvian father accused of setting son on fire because he is gay, HIV+

| Thursday, April 18, 2013
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A Peruvian father faces allegations of setting his 22-year-old son on fire after learning he is gay and HIV positive.

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Beware! Peruvian mayor warns tap water causes homosexuality

| Tuesday, November 22, 2011
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The Mayor of a small town on Peru’s coast is blaming the presence of the metal strontium in its water as the basis for increased homosexuality in his town.

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