Event: RAINBOW POWER.
Speakers: Maria H. Loh.
Date: Dec 12th 4:00pm Pacific Time (USA). Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Dec 12th 4:00pm | ET: Dec 12th 7:00pm.
Europe - UK: Dec 13th 12:00am | CET: Dec 13th 1:00am.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Dec 13th 8:00am | AET: Dec 13th 11:00am.
"In the summer of 2021, the Union of European Football Associations rejected a request to light up Munich's Allianz Arena in the colors of the rainbow during a match between Germany and Hungary. UEFA asserted that the gesture was seen as a deliberate critique of Hungary's anti-LGBTQ legislation. Their decision, they concluded, was based on their belief that "the rainbow is not a political symbol." Focusing on an early seventeenth-century emblem designed for a Stuart king and prince, this presentation will demonstrate how, to the contrary, rainbows have always been political. They were and remain signs of hope, justice, mercy, and political power..."
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