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Gay activist vows to make Vilnius more LGBT-friendly after elected councilor

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Tomas Vytautas Raskevicius, a homosexual activist elected as a member of the City Council of Vilnius, plans to take steps to make the Lithuanian capital more friendly to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.  “Given that a culture of bans now prevails in Lithuania, it’s absolutely clear that nothing is going to change in national policies regarding LGTB people’s rights. Thus, everything has to be done through those soft…