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US lawmakers pass landmark legislation protecting same-sex marriage 25 years after congress defined marriage as a ‘union between a man and a woman’

The US House of representatives gave final passage on Thursday, December 8 to a landmark legislation protecting same-sex marriage, in a bipartisan vote that reflects a remarkable shift in public opinion just over 25 years after Congress defined marriage as a union between a man and a woman. The final …

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Analysis: Brazil’s Bolsonaro appears to be taking a tougher stance on protecting the environment. Critics say it’s just lip service

Analysis: Brazil's Bolsonaro appears to be taking a tougher stance on protecting the environment. Critics say it's just lip service

Meanwhile, more than nearly 700 public servants working in the environmental sector have been let go or dismissed from their positions since 2018, according to data from the Ministry of Economy. Last year, deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon reached a 15-year record high. But last week, the far-right leader appeared …

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