What's happening is amazing! Indeed, a historic decision has taken place. It could disrupt LGBT rights issues across South America and the Caribbean.
Michelle Suarez became the first transgender senator in Uruguay. She replaces Senator Marcos Carambula since October 10, 2017.
If you live in Georgia (Europe), in Myanmar, in Kyrgyzstan, and in Uruguay, I have good news for you! The Human Rights Campaign has decided to join forces with four groups to defend the interests of the community.
In Uruguay, a new bill could pay compensation to transgender citizens for past persecution.
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!
The United Nations has recognized same-sex marriages of its staff.