What's happening is amazing! Indeed, a historic decision has taken place. It could disrupt LGBT rights issues across South America and the Caribbean.
The head of the government of Buenos Aires, Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, inaugurated the first LGBTQ subway station.
Yesterday, Colombia's constitutional court voted in favor of marriage for same-sex couples.
Like in the United States, LGBT couples and their lawyers have challenged equal marriage bans first in their states before their cases are sent to the Supreme Court of Mexico which has just recognized them as unconstitutional. This decision had the effect of legalizing marriage equality in the country!
In Argentina, all hormonal treatments and surgical sex reassignment operations are now free for trangender people.
In Buenos Aires, Argentina, three parents had the right to be listed on the birth certificate of their son.
In Argentina, a lesbian couple obtained the right to make baptize their baby by the Catholic Church. The president Cristina Fernandez became the godmother besides.
The international association of gays and lesbians (ILGA) gained the accreditation of the United Nations.
So the world has a new Pope since Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, who has chose the name of Francis I, was elected and became the 266th Pope and the first from South America. But the most important question is: what does he think about us?
After Taiwan last week, now Argentina celebrated Gay Pride.