Equality Parade Demands

Demands of Equality Parade:

Equality Parade – beacuse of its exclusionary character postulates and demands for realization of numerous demands, which are presented here:

1.Protection against discrimination and exclusion- as a country’s duty.

We demand an active anti-discrimination policy which includes all minorities.

2. Trans-rights are human-rights.

We demand registration of legal regulations facilitating medical and legal process of gender confirmation for transsexual people.

3. Reinforcment of legal protection against hate-speech and hate-crime.

We demand legal regulations in cases of crimes motivated by hate and hate towards LGBTQ community. We demand for extension of regulations about hate-crime by issues concerning gender identity, sexual orientation and by efficient enforcment of already existing regulations.

4. Marriage and partnership- right of every each citizen.

We demand adjustment of full marriage equality with the right for adoption including all the rights and obligations as a consequence of it & the adjustment of statue regulating non-arriage relationships especially regulations providing security of mutual commitments.

5. Cities without barriers.

We demand abolition of barriers restricting acces to cultural goods, entertainment and any other public places for people with any kind of disabilities, parents with strollers and people moving on bikes. Spatial exclusion is a social exclusion.

6. Open and friendly cities for local communities.

We appeal for opening and giving access to citie’s urban space to communities and cessation of closing already existing places meant for integration of local communities.

7. Poland- as a welcoming home for regugees and foreigners.

We demand for an improvement which includes: shortening procedure of issuing visas to Poland, especially in diplomatic institutions in the eastern Europe. We demand restriction of bureaucrcy applied to foreigners living in Poland. We demand for improvement of conditions in which asylum seekers are held in Poland. Refuge is not a prison sentence. Accrding to the 3rd May Constitution : Whoever crosses the borders of Poland- is free indeed!

8. Anti-discrimination education and ethic in school.

We demand insertion of the reliable, modern anti-diskrimination education in public schools, teaching open-mindedness for diversities and ethic lessons.

9. Edible sex-education- as the right of every human beeing.

We demand adjustment of edible, modern and politically-neutral sexual education in public schools and kindergardens, suitable for perceptive capability and age.

10. Stiffer penalties for animal-abuse.

We demand a novelization of regulations about animals protection,  tightening regulations about animal killing, abuse, increased detection and the punishment of such crimes.

11. Different- but equal.

We appeal for the LGBTQ community for fixing inner  bi-, trans- and heterophobia.

12. Enough neglecting- We demand for a debate!

We appeal to the media for not legitimizing extreme sexist, homo-, bi-, and transphobic views.

13. Gender equality is the fundament of a democratic country.

We demand active policy for gender equality, equal treatment of woman, man and non-binary people in every aspect of their lives. We demand employment and salary based on character of job and competence of the employee- not their gender. We demand non-sexist language, introduction of gender parity in the executive ranks, political structeres and media. We demand an assurance of all reproductive rights for polish citizens, which includes: the right for information, sexual education, free of charge anticonception (also emergency contraception) and abortion on demand up to pregnancy’s twelve week. We demand respecting patient’s rights, limitation of the usage of conscientious objection so it doesn’t violate woman’s rights: the right for dignified labour and pro-parenthood policy. We want an increased help from the government for the families with disabled members and restoration of alimony fund.