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No gay pride parade in Venice, says Italian mayor amid feud with Elton John - Washington Post


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No gay pride parade in Venice, says Italian mayor amid feud with Elton John
Washington Post
Nearly 300 Italian authors asked that their own books also be banned in solidarity with the same-sex stories. Brugnaro's biggest critic, however, has proved to be another Venetian (at least on paper). Elton John, who owns a house in Venice, came out ...
Venice mayor refuses to allow city to host gay pride paradeThe Guardian
Venice mayor infuriates activists with comments against same-sex rightsBoston Globe
Gay pride not welcome in Venice, says city mayorReuters

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Italian getaways: The best spots to visit in Venice - Fox News

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Italian getaways: The best spots to visit in Venice
Fox News
The whole point of Venice is to let it confuse you.” Die-hard Venetian obsessives even debate which of the city's six neighborhoods, or sestieri, is the best to get lost in. They also argue over when to visit. Should one go in summer, when the place is ...


Book Ban in Venice Ignites a Gay Rights Battle - New York Times

New York Times

Book Ban in Venice Ignites a Gay Rights Battle
New York Times
Last month, the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France, ruled that Italy's lack of legal recognition of same-sex couples was a human rights violation. For some, Venice's book ban was the latest example of an Italy still struggling to ...
Elton John blasts 'boorishly bigoted' Italian mayor for LGBT book banLos Angeles Times
Elton John joins protests at Venice's ban on gay children's booksThe Guardian
Elton John Venice row: Mayor defends same-sex book decisionBBC News
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Venice's Rowdy Tourists Have Locals Fed Up, Says Italian Tourism Official - International Business Times

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Venice's Rowdy Tourists Have Locals Fed Up, Says Italian Tourism Official
International Business Times
The Italian city of Venice has long been a popular tourist destination, boasting 25 million visitors a year, but locals say tourism has hit critical mass, prompting even the city's tourism councilor to gripe about visitors. Mass tourism has made ...
How bad mannered tourists are riling VeniceThe Local.it
Italians furious after tourist spotted having bath in Venice canalMirror.co.uk

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Trip to Italy begins with Venice, Florence and Milan - Redlands Daily Facts

Trip to Italy begins with Venice, Florence and Milan
Redlands Daily Facts
I started with a memorial service in Michigan for a very dear friend, went on to New York City for a binge on Broadway shows, followed by a historical pilgrimage to Italy and ended with a week in New Orleans. The trips lined up and I just had to ...


My study abroad experience in Venice, Italy - The WSU Sign Post

The WSU Sign Post

My study abroad experience in Venice, Italy
The WSU Sign Post
The summer of 2015 will always remain in my memory. This summer started months ago when I signed up for the art history study abroad program. I got the second to the last spot in the class. The program was three weeks in Venice with an art history ...


Italy plays four cards at Venice Film Festival - ANSAmed

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Italy plays four cards at Venice Film Festival
ANSAmed
Guadagnino's entry, "A Bigger Splash," on the other hand, is an erotic and tragic film starring Matthias Schoenaerts as Paul and Tilda Swindon as Marianne, an American couple on vacation in Italy, thrown into difficulty when Marianne invites her former ...

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A Touch of "China's Venice", Zhouzhuang, on the Canals of the City of Water - PR Newswire UK (press release)

A Touch of "China's Venice", Zhouzhuang, on the Canals of the City of Water
PR Newswire UK (press release)
VENICE, Italy, Aug. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 21, 2015, Wu Juan, a sampan sculler from Zhouzhuang, joined a local gondolier from Venice, who taught her how to handle a gondola. Instead of the barcarolle, Wu sang graceful traditional Chinese ...

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The Bauers Il Palazzo in Venice: Stunning Perfection along the Grand Canal - Communities Digital News

The Bauers Il Palazzo in Venice: Stunning Perfection along the Grand Canal
Communities Digital News
VENICE, ITALY, August 27, 2015 – The Bauers Il Pallazzo is a wondrously magnificent luxury hotel overlooking the mouth of the Grand Canal in the heart of the San Marco district of Venice, mere steps from St. Mark's Square. Actually a collection of ...

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Venice, Italy - Democracy Now!

Venice, Italy
Democracy Now!
Venice, Italy. August 11, 2015 | Tuesday | 11:00 am. Teatro alle Tese, Arsenale. Venetian Arsenal Castello 30122 Venezia Italy ( see map ). Amy Goodman will deliver a keynote address at 11 am at the Creative Time Summit at the Venice Biennale.


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