The son of a lesbian couple of Myrtle Beach in South Carolina found himself refused a social security to pay his medicines because his moms are lesbian.
More and more in India parents decide to change the sex of their child and a lot of girls to the birth become boys because the male children have more chances to success in Indian society.
Will gay and lesbian teachers but also doctors, workers who have children outside marriage or who are divorced, be finally protected and not loose their job because of their sexuality? That's the question that everyone has in Ireland where an amendment which would allow this protection has just been introduced.
A bill to allow religious organizations to refuse adoptions or foster care services by gay and lesbian couples was not voted by the Illinois senate.
Parental rights for same-sex couples had a significant advance in Kansas where the Supreme Court gave this right to a non-biological mother.
President Obama’s inauguration speech was beautiful: “We, the people, declare today that the most evident of truths—that all of us are created equal—is the star that guides us still; just as it guided our forebears through Seneca Falls, and Selma, and Stonewall; just as it guided all those men and women, sung and unsung, who left footprints along this great Mall, to hear a preacher say that we cannot walk along; to hear a King proclaim that our individual freedom is inextricably bound to the freedom of every soul on Earth.”
Victory for the Gartners who obtained the right to list the names of two women as biological parents on the birth certificate of their daughter.
The question approached in the film “The Kids Are Allright” over the possibilities that the children of lesbian couples can, one day, want to meet their biological father, and about the fact that, perhaps, it could be traumatizing, has been resolved with two studies published by the journal Human Reproduction.