Greek MP Nicos Nicolopoulos declares he is proud for his views on gays and his tweet about the Prime Minister of Luxembourg, whle his comments appear in the international media, showing the true extent of homophobia in Greece in 2014.
Gays and lesbians face CV bias in Cyprus. Anglia Ruskin University research shows gays are 40% less likely to get job interview.
The 1st #CyprusPride is featured in the Pride House Glasgow 2014, set up for the Commonwealth Games, marking the progress of LGBTI rights in Cyprus.
British Game of Thrones actress Lena Headey has voiced open support to Cyprus’ first gay pride and the island’s LGBTI community, urging them to ‘celebrate themselves’ on the day.
Responding to a tweet by The Cyprus Weekly on May 23, in which the paper asked for a comment on the island’s first gay march in Cyprus given the opposition of the Cyprus Church, the 40-year-old actress tweeted “Celebrate yourselves in all your beautiful glory”.