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Our question

What are the consequences of the ‘Law on the Protection of Minors against the Detrimental Effect of Public Information’?
Censorship of informational gay websites
Moral damage to the LGBT community
Second class citizenship
Increased discrimination at schools
No consequences at all

Conferences, researches

International conference “HOMOPHOBIA AND DISCRIMINATION OF LESBIANS AND GAYS: Challenges of Social Inclusion in an Enlarged Europe” took place on November 9-10th, 2006 in Kaunas, Lithuania.
What is the ongoing debate about homophobia in Europe? What can be learned from other countries?
What do we know about social exclusion of LGBT and what are direct and indirect forms of discrimination?
How lesbian, gays, bisexual and transgender/transsexuals experience discrimination at work?
How shall we make silent sexualities more visible and acceptable?
What are the perspectives for social change?
Dr. Aivita Putnina, University of Latvia
Dr. Jukka Lehtonen, University of Helsinki
Dr. Line Chamberland, UQAM, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Dr. Judit Takacs, Institute of Sociology, Hungarian Academy of Science
Dr. J.Reingardienė and dr. A. Zdanevičius, Vytautas Magnus University
Click here to read the programme.
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