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Friday, April 29, 2016
Colombia's highest court has cleared the way for same-sex couples to marry in the conservative Roman Catholic nation.
Saturday, December 26, 2015
A couple in Ecuador are making history with a unique pregnancy: The father-to-be is carrying the baby of his transgender partner.
Saturday, November 7, 2015
In a historic decision, Colombia's constitutional court opened the door this week for same-sex couples to legally adopt children in the conservative South American nation.
Monday, June 29, 2015
A top Cabinet minister on Sunday urged Colombia's courts to legalize same-sex marriage and support the right of such couples to adopt.
Friday, May 15, 2015
The Jesuit priest used a pejorative Spanish term for a gay man, and wondered aloud whether one of Jesus' 12 apostles could have been homosexual and Mary Magdalene a lesbian.
Monday, April 13, 2015
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet on Monday signed a law that recognizes civil unions between same-sex couples, a sign of change in a country long regarded as one South America's most socially conservative nations.
Thursday, January 29, 2015
The program being offered by Sao Paulo's Municipal Human Rights and Citizenship Secretariat is intended to help transgender youth from having to turn to prostitution to support themselves.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Chile's Congress on Wednesday approved the country's first law authorizing civil unions between same-sex couples.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Lawmakers in Chile are expected to introduce a bill Wednesday aimed at extending marriage rights to same-sex couples.
Sunday, November 16, 2014
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Gay rights activists are using Rio de Janeiro's annual gay pride parade to demand laws against discrimination based on sexual orientation. Thousands of people paraded down Copacabana's main coastal boulevard with rainbow…