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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Family and Relationships

Bolivian Authorities Approved First Same-Sex Union in the Country

Bolivia’s civil registry authorized for the first time In the country’s history a same-sex civil union after a two-year legal battle, representing a decision...

Pope Francis Declares Support for Same-Sex Civil Unions

Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed for the feature-length documentary “Francesco."Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil...

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