Bill To Make LGBT Rights Foreign Policy Priority Introduced In U.S. Congress
Inter Press Service: U.S. Looking to Make LGBT Rights a Foreign Policy Priority
“New legislation has been introduced in the U.S. Congress that would make the rights of sexual minorities a foreign policy priority for the United States. The bill, called the International Human Rights Defense Act, would direct U.S. diplomats to devise a global strategy for preventing and responding to violence against the LGBT community…” (Tullo, 6/18).