Same-sex marriage, also known as gay marriage, is marriage between people of the same sex, either as a secular civil ceremony or in a religious setting.
Merkel May Be Shifting on Gay Marriage The Western European powerhouse remains a largely isolated country in the region in still banning the practice.
Jun 27, 2017 · By Madeline Chambers BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) are pushing for a vote this week to legalize gay marriage, capitalizing on a
Under pressure from coalition partners and popular opinion, Merkel’s view of gay marriage appears to be shifting.
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Same-sex couples get full marital and adoption rights – but Angela Merkel votes against the change.
May 22, 2015 · Countries That Allow Gay Marriage. Germany (2017) On June 30, 2017, Germany became the 15th European country to enact legislation allowing same-sex couples to wed.
Jul 02, 2017 · Politics often works in mysterious ways. Take same-sex marriage in Germany: Public opinion polls have long shown a populace in favor, but Chancellor Angela
Jun 30, 2017 · German Chancellor Angela Merkel listens to a debate of the German parliament Bundestag on the gay marriage in Berlin, Germany, Friday, June 30, 2017.
Angela Merkel has signalled a change in her party’s opposition to gay marriage after stating MPs should be allowed a free vote in the German parliament. Speaking at