Latinos Support Legalizing Gay Marriage, Exit Polls Show
Latinos Support Legalizing Gay Marriage, Exit Polls Show
By Samantha Leal | 11/14/2012 - 12:23

There may be one more roadblock for conservatives trying to woo Latino voters -- Latino voters are more likely than the electorate in general to support gay marriage, according to exit polls reported by ABC News. The poll shows that the Latino population may play an important role in the expanding of legalized gay marriage across the country, reports the Huffington Post


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Latino Support for Gay Marriage Outpaces General U.S. Population
By Samantha Leal | 07/11/2012 - 14:02

Latinos are slightly more likely than the general public to support legalizing gay marriage, according to an April poll released by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) and the public opinion research compnay Social Science Research Solutions


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President Obama Endorses Gay Marriage
By Samantha Leal | 05/09/2012 - 17:15

Today, President Obama announced his belief that “same-sex couples should be able to get married.” He is the first U.S. President to announce, at least publicly, his support for gay marriage, reports The New York Times. This comes not long after North Carolina placed a ban against same-sex marriage and after Vice President Biden announced he was “absolutely comfortable” with gay marriage.
 


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Mexico Upholds Gay Marriage Law
By Elayne Fluker | 08/09/2010 - 08:00

Mexico's Supreme Court upheld a law that went into effect in March legalizing gay marriage in Mexico City. The law, which also allows same-sex couples to adopt, was found constitutional in an 8-to-2 vote. The ruling came just a day after a California judge overturned Proposition 8, which defined marriage as a partnership solely between a man and a woman.


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Mexico Offers Free Honeymoon to Argentina's First Gay Newlyweds
By Alice Taranto | 07/21/2010 - 08:00

Last week, Argentina became the first Latin American country to legalize same-sex marriage, and the related gaiety (pun intended) has spread north.


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Sound Check: Ozomatli Continue to Break Boundaries with their Fifth Album
By Grace Bastidas | 03/30/2010 - 15:30

Los Angeles–based act Ozomatli have been combining music and politics ever since forming 15 years ago. And as cultural ambassadors to the U.S., the band's multi-culti members have traveled around the world spreading their message while entertaining listeners with a specially-made blend of hip-hop, funk, rock, reggae and Latin rhythms. Their upcoming fifth album, Fire Away (out April 20; Mercer Street Records/Downtown Records), continues this tradition with a couple of socially-conscious songs that will make you listen (and hopefully, think).


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Argentina Halts South America’s First Gay Marriage
By Dorkys Ramos | 12/01/2009 - 17:00

Well so much for progress. What would’ve been South America’s first gay marriage was halted last night after an Argentine judge issued an order blocking today’s ceremony, The NY Times reports. Jose Maria Di Bello and Alex Freyre still planned to go to the civil registry in the hopes that they’ll be able to tie the knot anyway.


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Texas Mayor Abandons Post for His Gay, Illegal Lover
By Mariela Rosario | 06/12/2009 - 09:35

Mexico City newspaper El Mundo reports that the mayor of San Angelo, a small town in the shepherding region of Texas, has resigned from his post and moved to Mexico with his gay partner, who also happens to be an illegal immigrant.


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Latinos and the Fight for Gay Rights
By Mariela Rosario | 11/11/2008 - 15:30


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