Biden Opens Major Push For LGBT Rights Abroad

President Joe Biden has launched a campaign to support LGBT people abroad, giving greater importance of their rights on the U.S. foreign policy agenda. Biden plans to elevate the 2011 initiative launched by Barack Obama, expanding the scope of U.S. efforts on LGBT rights and adjusting based on lessons learned over the past decade. In his first foreign policy speech, Biden announced Thursday he was ordering all U.S. government agencies active abroad to promote the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer people, requesting plans to be finalized within 180 days. “All hum…

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