Conchita Wurst will sing before the European Parliament in Brussels, EU Observer reports. The performance of the Austrian bearded sensation of "Eurovision-2014" will last one hour and will be dedicated to the fight against discrimination. The event is organized by representatives of the five factions in the legislative Assembly of the European Union.
"The excellent signal to openness and tolerance, which was filed by the peoples of Europe, giving their votes Have the Wurst, you need to pass on, creating social and legislative framework, allowing everyone to live and love as they like, without fear of consequences," said Ulrike of Lunacek, MEP from the Austrian "green". Lunacek is part of the parliamentary Committee on LGBT rights and advocates for the introduction of special rights and privileges for the representatives of sexual minorities.
Bearded Latin singer Conchita Wurst - stage image Austrian singer Thomas Neuwirth, invented as a statement in defense of tolerance and rejection of traditional gender roles. In the image Conchita he managed to win the song contest "Eurovision 2014 song "Rise Like a Phoenix".
Rock group Sparks has released a video for the song Hippopotamus. The track is the first single from the album, which will be released on 8 September. The album will be the first for eight years Studio release team. The band was formed in 1971. She has influenced such musicians like New Order and Depeche Mode.
Scottish writer Irvine Welsh, the author of the novels "Trainspotting" and "Porno" will create a script for a television show Ibiza87. The project will tell about the origin of the phenomenon of raves. In the center of the plot will be three iconic British DJ: Paul Oakenfold, Nicky Holloway and Danny Rampling.
A high school senior from Florida got a tattoo with the name of the canadian actor Ryan Reynolds on his cheek. 18-year-old boy earlier in March, posted on Twitter in which he wrote that will fill the name of the artist, if he is put under the post like. Reynolds estimated a tweet by Dustin.
Deputy Chairman of the German ruling party CDU/CSU Michael Fuchs, made the boycott of Germany's world Cup-2018 in Russia. The reason for discussion of a possible boycott of the tournament was the arrest of the participants of the uncoordinated anti-corruption rally on Tverskaya street in Moscow.
U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson intends to seek from NATO allies for increased participation in the fight against terrorism and increasing defense spending. This will be discussed at the Ministerial meeting of the Alliance on March 31. According to a senior Department representative, in the second question, Washington will "put pressure".
Export losses of Ukraine because of the conflict in the Donbas and the annexation of Crimea to Russia amounted to almost $ 13 billion over a two-year period. The share of Crimea and "certain areas" of Donetsk and Lugansk regions in total exports of Ukraine decreased from 26.6 percent in 2013 to 10.4 in 2015.