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A storm of controversy has settled over San Antonio, Texas, concerning the expansion of the City’s anti-discrimination ordinance. The expansion proposes the inclusion of LGBT persons under the ordinance’s protective umbrella. continue reading »
President Barack Obama's administration will urge the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn California's Proposition 8, which barred new same-sex unions in the Golden State, NBC and CNN said Thursday. continue reading »
The government of President Barack Obama asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday to find unconstitutional the federal law that defines marriage as "the union of one man and one woman" when it rules on the issue next June. continue reading »
The League of United Latin American Citizens is the second leading Hispanic organization in the United States to support the legalization of same-sex marriage. continue reading »
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights condemned Monday the recent murder in Mexico of a 16-year-old transsexual. Octavio Hernandez Villanueva was found dead last Wednesday in Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico. continue reading »
The sexologist daughter of Cuban President Raul Castro expects the upcoming assembly of the ruling Communist Party to help clear the way for a bill on transsexual and gay rights. continue reading »