Ellen DeGeneres has cancelled her Bermuda holiday in protest of the repeal of same-sex marriages

TIME And she’s urging fans to follow suit. Last month, Bermuda made history for all of the wrong reasons when it became the first country to repeal the legalisation of same-sex marriages – it has since been announced that the repeal will take place on the same day of Eurovision . At the time, Walton Brown, the Minister of Home Affairs, said the ruling aimed to balance opposition to same-sex marriage with European court rulings, ensuring recognition and protection for same sex-couples on the socially conservative island. “The Domestic Partnership Act permits any couple (heterosexual or homosexual) to enter into a domestic partnership and gives same-sex couples rights equivalent to those enjoyed by heterosexual married couples; rights that were not guaranteed before the passage of this Act,” he said. Related: Bermuda’s same-sex marriage re-ban sparks fears other countries might follow suit When Ellen DeGeneres found out, she was furious, tweeting out: “Bermuda just banned marriage equality. I guess I’m canceling my trip. Anybody else?” Many followers shared her views, with some saying: “I WILL NOT TRAVEL TO BERMUDA,” and another said: “Cancelled! Not rebooking. I think we r starting something.” However, some worried that Ellen’s calls to boycott the […]