Friday, April 30, 2010 Calling for World-wide Kiss In

The social networking site (not to be confused with has called for a global kiss-in to mark the International Day Against Homophobia (IDAHO).
See the video [below]? It shows you a kiss-in in Paris, France in front of the Eiffel Tower.

This year for the International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia, we want YOUR help in organizing kiss-ins like this in major cities around the world between May 14-17 -- that's the weekend before IDAHO2010!

Gay, straight, black, white -- whatever you look like and whatever your political stripes are -- as long as you believe in love and equality for ALL people everywhere, we want you to join us in a kiss-in near where you are.

Details will be up soon on this very website, but if you think you can help us put together a kiss-in in your city, don't hesitate and write to us at! 

The Great Global Kiss-in is an official project by the Committee for the International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia (IDAHO) and

For their part, IDAHO wants the LGBT world-wide community to submit videos of same-sex smooches to be edited together for a video project.

From the IDAHO website:
This year, IDAHO will be marked by Kiss-in events organised in several cities around the world in a global celebration of love ! Features of these events, and messages from people around the world, will be edited into a global video for MAY 17th.

You can be part of it !

Record a  video of you with your partner and/or friends featuring friendly kisses in a creative way. Put these videos on Youtube or other video shareware and share them with or go directly to our special site

Organisations wishing to join in and create an event in their city should consult the frequently-asked-questions or write to
Let us all get together and make this moment a global celebration !!
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