Well, the marriage equality law is on its way through the parliament at the moment, and over half of the representatives have already declared their support, so it should be a fait accompli now.
As for the sterilization thing, while it's a nasty relic from a time thankfully long gone, I hope the reason it's still there … » 4/15/14 4:01pm Yesterday 4:01pm

In defence of Finland, we have civil partnerships, and a majority of both the people and the parliament are in favour of a proper gay marriage. It's only a couple of people in positions of power that have torpedoed the law in the past. Perils of representative democracy and all that. » 4/15/14 10:00am Yesterday 10:00am

Well, he was yelling about Hitler, so the white supremacist angle seems pretty likely. Unless of course he was yelling something about Obama being a dirty socialist like Hitler. And he had at least one gun. How many do you need for a stockpile? » 4/13/14 4:14pm Sunday 4:14pm

Now, I know trying to apply logic to antisemitism is ultimately futile, but I have to say, in the world we live in today, of all the nasty, horrible things people can, and do, say about minorities, this seems the most pointless of all. "Jews love money/Jews are greedy/etc. etc."? I mean, just look at all those gentiles… » 3/31/14 5:21pm 3/31/14 5:21pm