President Barack Obama’s administration has taken the US gay rights revolution global, using American embassies across the world as outposts in a struggle that still hasn’t been won at home.
India’s top court has issued a landmark verdict creating a third gender category, saying transgendered people can now identify themselves that way on official documents.
By Michael Lim Ubac
In observance of International Women’s Day, an aide to President Benigno Aquino promised Saturday that his administration would strengthen measures to combat violence against women and provide more opportunities for gender equality and empowerment.
The Boy Scouts of America will accept openly gay youths starting on New Year’s Day, a historic change that has prompted the BSA to ponder a host of potential complications — ranging from policies on tentmates and showers to whether Scouts can march in gay pride parades. Yet despite their be-prepared approach, BSA leaders are [...]
New Mexico’s Supreme Court backed same-sex marriage rights Thursday, making the southwestern US state the 17th to back gay weddings.