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Brexit Could Make Life Worse For Europe’s LGBTQ Community

6d ago
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Nia Griffith, a member of Parliament, came out publicly for the first time earlier this year at an event for LGBTQ MPs. She fears that the Brexit will weaken the influence that the more LGBTQ-friendly UK has on socially conservative countries in Eastern Europe, and that it will harm LGBTQ Europeans living in Britain. Currently, only 12 of 28 EU members allow same-sex marriages, and seven countries ban same-sex marriage in their constitutions. Griffith told Fusion.