Villamediana de Iregua

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The town was founded sometime before 1056, when its name first appears on a deed in the area. It was originally a small village located near Logroño, with a population of aroud 1,000 people by the 16th century. By 1830, this number had only grown by 200 people. Originally, it was a town in Realengo, and then moved into in the province of Burgo in the district of Logroño. It then moved into the Province of Logroño when it was created by Royal Decree in 1834.

History

Ayuntamiento de Villamediana celebrated Orgullo in 2020, and marked fifteen years of marriage equality in Spain. In their statement in honor of Orgullo, they said that people still faced rejection and the potential for violence across Spain for being who they were, and that we all needed to continue fighting for equal rights, dignity and respect. Their statement did not mention lesbians or name and specific group, beyond the sex and gender-neutral homosexual.[1]

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Ayuntamiento de Villamediana de Iregua, located at Pl. Cándido Sarramián, 1, is the local town hall and government offices. The town hall celebrated Orgullo in 2020, and marked fifteen years of marriage equality in Spain. In their statement in honor of Orgullo, they said that people still faced rejection and the potential for violence across Spain for being who they were, and that we all needed to continue fighting for equal rights, dignity and respect. Their statement did not mention lesbians or name and specific group, beyond the sex and gender-neutral homosexual.

Works Cited

Ayuntamiento de Villamediana de Iregua. (2020, June 28). INTERNATIONAL DAY OF LGBTI PRIDE. Retrieved from Ayuntamiento de Villamediana de Iregua: http://www.villamedianadeiregua.org/


[1] (Ayuntamiento de Villamediana de Iregua, 2020)

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