The United States is not united in its position on same-sex marriage. However, several recent developments indicate growing support for LGBT legal equality. In fact, on May 9, 2012, President Barack Obama became the first United States President to endorse same-sex marriage when he said, “At a certain point, I’ve just concluded that for me personally it is important for me to go ahead and affirm that I think same-sex couples should be able to get married.” >>>
José Vasconcelos Calderon wrote “The Cosmic Race. Mission of the Iberoamerican Race” in 1925. He described the Latin American population as the first “race of synthesis in the globe” having thus the power to transform the world. >>>
“Asia these days” takes a look at how Asia is slowly becoming more LGBTI friendly. Professor Sanders discusses the development of Pride events across Asia and how they are leading to more and more LGBTI people being visible in the main stream. >>>
Geneva, 15 May 2013 – The International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA) has launched its 2013 issue of the state-sponsored homophobia report, a world survey of laws on criminalisation, protection and recognition of same-sex love, from its newly opened office in Geneva.