Last year, we rejoiced to learn that Vietnam had legalized marriage equality, but despite the abolition of the ban on marriage equality by the government, the Vietnamese LGBT community is affected by acts of discrimination and bullying in schools, and this is very worrying.
Ruby Rose engages with other celebrities to defend animal rights and puts her fame to rhinos threatened with extinction because of poachers.
Antigone Rising will be traveling to Vietnam as Cultural Ambassadors for the United States Government performing Outreach Programs, Master Classes and Public Concerts in Ho Chi Minh City and Nha Trang from July 6-13th.
It's been several years that we expect to know what will be the first Asian country to legalize marriage equality and Vietnam has just made a big step, placing the country at the top of the list, removing the ban on same-sex marriage.
Gallup just released the list of the most pleasant countries where LGBT people love to live. Today, let's look at Asia as the Philippines are ranked 22nd out of 123 countries and are the best in the Southeast Asia for the LGBT community.
The decision of the Parliament of Vietnam on marriage equality has been made and, unfortunately, this is not good news.
As stated by the Vietnamese Minister of Justice Ha Hung Cuong, it's time to legalize gay marriage (see our article: Will Vietnam Become The First Country To Legalize Gay Marriage In Asia?).
LGBT activists took the opportunity to organize the first Gay Pride in Hanoi during the last weekend.