QC councilors bat for gay rights parade

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MANILA, Philippines—Two Quezon City councilors are pushing for the holding in June of “gay pride” march in the city to attest to the local government’s commitment to upholding the rights of all Filipinos, particularly the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

Second district councilors Julienne Alyson Rae Medalla and Eden Medina, in their proposed council resolution, cited the Quezon City policy of working for the elimination of all forms of discrimination,  specifically those based on sex or sexual orientation.

The proposed resolution has been referred to the committees on tourism and laws.

The councilors proposed the march in light of a previous ordinance that created the Quezon City protection center for women, children, lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgenders who are victims or survivors of violence and abuse.

In December last year, Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista signed an ordinance establishing the facilities more than two months after the city council passed the measure creating a crisis center for LGBTs. The ordinance transformed the women’s and children’s crisis center at the Quezon City General Hospital into the “Quezon City protection center for victim-survivors of gender-based violence and abuse.”

Under the ordinance, victims of gender-based violence need special safeguards and care through appropriate medical, psychological, and legal protection against all forms of abuse.

The one-stop crisis center for victim-survivors of gender-based violence, a special unit under the office of the vice mayor, will provide complete intervention and protection services to abused victims and their families including medical and police assistance, medico-legal, legal, and psychological services.

It will also serve as a center for information pertaining to gender-based violence and abuse in Quezon City. While the crisis center will give referrals to shelters for victim-survivors, it will also recommend rehabilitation centers for offenders and perpetrators of the abuse.

The councilors said that a gay pride march, conducted annually in different parts of the country, encourages support for the LGBT community, thus, “It is an honor for the Quezon City government to show its support to the LGBTs in their serious call to end discrimination against the LGBT community.”

They said that gay pride marches draw thousands of participants from different LGBT organizations and their supporters. Thus, the councilors pointed out, it would be a fitting initiative for the Quezon City government in upholding the rights of all Filipinos especially those discriminated against.

The second district councilors concluded that a gay pride march in June would be a “testament of Quezon City’s commitment to uphold the rights of all Filipinos” including the LGBT community.

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  • Jennie09268561243 Tallia

    Second district councilors Julienne Alyson Rae Medalla and Eden Medina, in their proposed council resolution, cited the Quezon City policy of working for the elimination of all forms of discrimination,  specifically those based on sex or sexual orientation.  –  try nyo umihi kasabay ang mga bading, pagdipinapyestahan ng kakatingin ang pag-aari mo.  Panong di madediscriminate ang mga yan, yung mga bading kung kumilos daig pa ang bulateng nilagyan ng asin at yung mga tomboy na yan e gusto pang higitian ang mga lalaki kung pumorma, wala namang lawit.  Kung talagang pakiramdam ng mga tomboy na yan e lalaki sila maghubad din sila ng t-shirt at lumakad lakad sa labas gaya ng mga lalaki pag naiinitan..

    • end_den

      Kahit ilagay mo pa number mo sa bus…mukang mamumura ka lang. Simpleh lang sagot sa mga reklamo mo, pangatlong cr para sa mga tao na mas mababait, maintindihin,matulungin at maunawain kaysa sa iyo at higit sa lahat mas matalino,career oriented at malamang mayaman kaysa sayo. mayaman sa utak, sa intelligence,creativity,ethics at virtues. Hindi lahat ng tomboy at bakla ganyan tulad sa iniisip mo. Marami sa kanila ang mas matino at matatag pa magtayo ng pamilya. Hindi lahat sa kanila malilibog gaya ng gusto mong sabihin. Sa pananamit self expression nila yun eh, magagawa mo? Dumating sana ang araw na ang magpapasueldo sayo bakla at tomboy…baka sumipsip ka parang kuto. Wag ka ganyan sa kapwa mo…

      • Jennie09268561243 Tallia

        booo….

    • ThePattern

      grabe pinaghuhugutan mo ah. 

  • bugoybanggers

    Ang mga 3rd sex? iyan na nga naman, sila ang magpapaBAGSAK sa CATHOLICISM sa mundo.. sila ang punot dulo ng pagmomolestiya ng mga kabataan sa paraan ng kanilang pag pasok bilang PRIEST. Kapag hinayaan natin silang dumami o pag bigyan sa kanilang mga kahiligan.. sinyales na iyan sa KABALASTUGAN at KAHAYOPAN ng masang PILIPINO. Diyan na papasok ang same sex marriage, animal sex, child exploitation, same sex, basta SODUM & GAMORAH. Democracy nga naman talaga!

    • brunogiordano

      HOMOPHOBIC BIGOT ang tawag sa mga taong may ganyan kaisipan.

      • Jennie09268561243 Tallia

        pagsabihan mo yang mga malalaswa mong kapatid sa kabaklaan brigade…

      • end_den

        Mas matino sila kaysa sayo. 

      • Jennie09268561243 Tallia

        boooo

      • ThePattern

        isa pang bigot

      • Jennie09268561243 Tallia

        Booo

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_3UAABFPUE5ZKBXOAGLWL6POGWU joel genese

    Ano pa bang discrimination ang iniaangal  ninyo. Nangyayari lang ang diskriminasyon sa atin kung hindi wasto ang galaw ng isang tao. Kahit pa tunay na lalaki ay nadidiskriminate din kung balasubas naman. Sa tingin niyo ba tatangapin ang isang tunay na lalaki o babae sa isang trabaho kung bastos ang pagsagot niya? Mag isip na lang kayo ng ibang pakulo ninyo para masabi na may kwenta kayong politiko.

  • KyuuketsukiOuji

    This is good news for the LGBT community. I hope this kind of initiative spread more to everywhere else.

    PS: the comments here are offensive, prejudiced, and ignorant. It is disappointing and disheartening.

  • Jennie09268561243 Tallia

    Pano ba dumarami ang mga bading at tomboy ha?

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_L7PILUDK6IPFGJLJNCM2IROCRY Albin

      Hindi naman nanganganak, pero dumadami. Baka dahil sa fertilizer.

  • brunogiordano

    “QC councilors bat for gay rights parade”

    GREAT!!!!!

    At gawin annual parade tulad ng sa SAN FRANCISCO at SYDNEY.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_L7PILUDK6IPFGJLJNCM2IROCRY Albin

    AIDS – nature’s gift for same-sex union/ sodomy.

    • end_den

      Alam mo pwede ka rin mag ka Aids…isang tusok lang sayo…magkaka Aids ka. Gusto mo mangyari yun sayo? Kahit accidental lang…napunta ka sa ospital naka tsinelas ka may karayum na nalaglag galing pala sa may AIDS natusok paa mo kala mo kagat lang ng kung ano. Tapos may AIDS ka na…sodomy ba kapag So do you have it too?

  • sanjuan683

    hehehehe para makakuha ng boto itong mga tanga councilor. hehehehe

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_V7W2T7T2N37DLVYJSM2OV4GJ4A Ramon S

    God is a God of truth .No compromise.. No confusion No argument.. and it is Final Man and Woman..No third sex or LGBTC. it is clear” kasing liwanag nang sinag ng araw” Heaven or Hell.. God’s  counsel and guidance in life or counsel of the Divel to our borrowed temporary life.”CHOOSE”. God’s advise to all seek yea first(” word of God the bible”)the kingdom of God and his righteousness .Mt6:33).See the difference.. In God nasa una ang “PAGSISISI”No More Tears in the End.
     The Divel the Father of lies is seeking someone whom he may devour.Nasa ‘HULI ANG PAGSISISI” Overflowing Tears and Agony in the End, kaya huwag tayong magpalinlang…….. Wake Up Call to All. THE SAFEST PLACE ON EARTH TODAY IS ABSOLUTELY our temporary life should be IN THE HANDS OF GOD. thank you and more blessing

    • end_den

      Sa mundong lahat ay kasinungalingan pati librong iyong binabasa ay sadyang binahiran ng kasinungalingan paano mo na ngayon malalaman ang katotohanan? You keep on blaming the “divel”…piliin mo lang ang makakabuti para sa iyo at sa kapwa mo. Let them be…hindi kailangan ang salita mo kasi ang salita ng Dios makikita kahit sa pinaka maliit na dahon. Anong gagawin mo ngayon? hindi mo nga alam kung ano talaga nangyari sa nakaraan? Wag ka ganyan…mapanghusga sa kapwa mo…

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/6NVJE4NYLGDSCO6KQ4GWP35SVM Macario

    Two Quezon City councilors are pushing for the holding in June of “gay pride” march in the city to attest to the local government’s commitment to upholding the rights of all Filipinos, particularly the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. – I doubt the timing of this activity because local election time is drawing near, smells vested interest.  They could have done this before.  We need not do this to uphold the rights of all Filipinos.  The activity even gives preference to rights of the LGBT’s to which I don’t know what rights are those that they haven’t been enjoying as of now.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/SPLUBLEOSERDBOIJTDOC6XIWGU mxsclxmxn

    Read Romans 1:26-27! Be afraid of God’s wrath!

    Wrong sense of personality should not be patronized, idolized less be endorsed. It is a source of moral decay in the society.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_V7W2T7T2N37DLVYJSM2OV4GJ4A Ramon S

    The comet is coming…sign in the sky for thousand of years … kailangang malaman ng mga Kristiano … the message in the bible.. sign in the heavens for the second coming of Christ(Luke21:8) .also in people attitude, people will be lovers of themselves rather than to obey and seek the command of God talking not only to LGBTC, politicians etc.(2 Tim.3:1-7) happening all over the world. Old News in Todays Time Accurate… the Bible…Little info. and be blessed

  • $5699914

    Yung rights ng gays nakikita ninyo…pero ang rights ng straights hindi!

    Mga kumag!

  • virgo57

    Dapat itong dalawang gagong councilors ng QC ay ipako sa krus bago mag mahal na araw sa sobrang kasipsipan at ipokrito.

  • boybakal

    QC councilors bat for gay rights parade….

    We have enough problems to give the gays the rights to parade.
    It might be a bad influence for children who are not sure of their sex preference.
    Enough of this….the gays should be paraded in Luneta like Rizal.

  • go88

    And who would lead the parade? Abnoy?

  • kilabot

    the obama syndrome. 
    better still, back-to-basics re-education is needed; 
    try this: 

    corrective biology for deviants 101 
    =================================== 
    human anatomy hides the anus deep between the buttocks; 
    it is hidden because it is one of the dirtiest human part used for bowel movement; 
    not supposed to be used other than its intended purpose, as passageway of human waste; 
    anus is not a reproductive sex organ, either. not designed for that; 
    what one gets when using it for sex is orga$m of germs; 
    foolishly, lgbts defy nature and in their perverted lu$t misuse the hole; 
    treating it like a hidden treasure to be expropriated instead of to keep away from; 
    so they caress it, kiss it, put makeup on it and penetrate it; 
    calling it love; deadly love; not the romeo&juliet deadly type; it’s the hiv/aids deadly type; 
    this love spreads hiv/aids; 25% more and faster; 
    many famous people have become victims of this love. all dead; 
    rockhudson, liberace, fredmercury, to name a few; 
    one thing good about this perversion is it is self-liquidating; no need for rhbill. 

    show your love to lgbts;
    help them rehabilitate and become normal citizens.

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