After claims about the AstraZeneca vaccine causing blood clots were made, many countries in Europe have started keeping a closer eye on the vaccine. In these tough times vaccines have been integral in trying to protect front line healthcare workers and many immunocompromised citizens. The World Health Organizations has stated that there is no connection between the vaccine and blood clots.
This past week there was an important moment for the LGBT+ community in Japan. Not allowing same-sex marriage was deemed to be unconstitutional by a court in Hokkiado. This was thanks to the effort of three couples who sued the government for psychological damage. This case dates back to 2019.
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