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    In what the U.S. State Department is calling a "historic step," the U.N. Human Rights Council passed a resolution Friday supporting equal rights for all, regardless of sexual orientation.

    The resolution, introduced by South Africa, is the first-ever U.N. resolution on the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered persons.

    It passed with 23 votes in favor, 19 opposed and three abstentions amid strong criticism of South Africa by some African nations.

    Suzanne Nossel, deputy assistant secretary of state for international organizations, told CNN, "It really is a key part in setting a new norm that gay rights are human rights and that that has to be accepted globally."

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    http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/europe...hts/index.html
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    If we are all equal, why do we need to enforce that with laws.... Screw the UN.
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