Japanese district would legally accept gay marriages

Japan has opened the first type of legal recognition of homosexual unions, with the initiative of Tokyo’s Shibuya district of recognizing same-sex couples. The municipality plans to start issuing certificates of civil marriage to gay couples in April, estabishing an...

Gay couple asks to get marry in the Civil Registry

Citizens Santiago Vinces and Fernando Saltos aproached this morning to the Civil Registry of Guayaquil, as boyfriends, to make an appointment to get married. Fernando, 23, and Santiago, 27, who’ve been living together for a year and a half, decided to formalize their...
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Gay Pride Day was celebrated with parties and parades

Delegations from seven LGBTI (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex) group organizations participated yesterday in the parade that toured Guayaquil Boulevard and culminated in an arts festival near the Centennial Park. About 20 colorful and adorned floats participated...

Celebrities Celebrate Equal Rights

After the Supreme Court of the United States approved the decision that revokes the Federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California’s Proposition 8 (PROP8), several Hollywood stars have spoken out in favor of this decision through different social networks. Actors...
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Zavala paid the fine imposed by the TCE

Nelson Zavala, former candidate for the Presidency of Ecuador for PRE, yesterday canceled the fine imposed by the Electoral Contentious Tribunal (TCE) for committing an offense in the recent election campaign when referring to  homosexuals as people with “unnatural...
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Zavala will pay the fine imposed by the TCE

Today marks the deadline that the Electoral Contentious Tribunal (TCE) granted the former presidential candidate for  PRE, Nelson Zavala, to pay the fine imposed for committing an electoral infraction in the recent campaign. The fine was imposed after LGBTI group representatives...
Ecuador Joins The World In Gay Pride 2012 Celebrations

Ecuador Joins The Whole World in Gay Pride Week Celebrations

(video via Nefertitina23) In order to celebrate the Gay Pride 2012 Week Festivities, foundations and civilians from all over the country organized Parades this weekend to show their pride and colors to a society that’s opening up their minds about many controversial topics....
Washington State approves gay marriage

Washington State Approves Gay Marriage

Yesterday afternoon, legislators of the Washington State approved gay marriage, becoming the seventh state of this country to allow civil unions for same-sex couples. The move comes a day after a federal appeals court declared unconstitutional the California‘s ban on gay...