Michelle Suarez became the first transgender senator in Uruguay. She replaces Senator Marcos Carambula since October 10, 2017.
This is very bad news from Brazil. The resolution passed several years ago that prohibited "gay cure therapies" by psychologists was repealed.
As expected, President of Chile Michelle Bachelet is pushing to legalize marriage equality.
In Uruguay, a new bill could pay compensation to transgender citizens for past persecution.
The fight began in the Guyana's capital, Georgetown, following an attack sudden by a trans woman named Petronella Trotman.
The head of the government of Buenos Aires, Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, inaugurated the first LGBTQ subway station.
Several Guatemalan congressmen from different political parties are preparing an initiative to legalize marriage equality.
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, who promised in her campaign that if elected she would push to legalize marriage equality in her country, holds her promise since she announced before the United Nations General Assembly panel on LGBT rights she intends to introduce to Congress an equal marriage bill in the first half of 2017.
Pope Francis comes to support the campaign against the Mexican government's desire to legalize marriage equality in the country.
In response to the protests of equal marriage opponents, supporters of LGBTQ rights marched around the Metropolitan Cathedral in Mexico City with banners saying "I respect your family, respect mine."