LGBT rights – the long road towards equality!

In the EU, LGBT issues are being discussed more and more with great improvements in many member states. A recent examIMG_3428ple is Luxembourg, where a law enabling same-sex   marriage and adoption was passed some days ago. Even if we welcome these progresses, a lot of work remains to be done in Europe in favour of LGBT rights. Indeed, in many member states LGBT rights are not on the agenda. Many politicians do not care about the issue, as they do not consider them as relevant for their voters: no action is undertaken neither in favour nor against the LGBT community. For example, in Greece there is no ministry or public office in charge of anti-discrimination against the LGBT community, reported Gregory Vallianatos (Lesbian and Gay Community of Greece, OLKE). Continue reading