WATCH: La La Vazquez & Ciara Assure LGBTQ Youth "It Gets Better"
By Mariela Rosario | 09/29/2010 - 10:45

Alani "La La" Vazquez and her pal Ciara recently taped an inspiring video for all the youth out there struggling with their sexuality and the pressures to fit in at school.


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Mexico to Allow Gay Couples to Adopt
Mexico to Allow Gay Couples to Adopt
By Mariela Rosario | 08/18/2010 - 16:17

Mexico's Supreme Court upheld a law this week allowing gay couples to adopt children in the capital, Districto Federal.


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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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Meet His Majesty, Fairfax High School’s Prom Queen
By Yuliana Gomez | 05/28/2009 - 18:00

A high school in Los Angeles can now claim to be one of the first to crown one of its male students the coveted title of Prom Queen. This past Saturday, senior Sergio Garcia was voted by his fellow Fairfax High School students to be the Queen.

“I felt invincible,” Garcia tells the Los Angeles Times of his win.


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Colombia Grants Equal Rights to Same-Sex Couples
By Mariela Rosario | 01/30/2009 - 16:00

The Constitutional Court of Colombia ruled this week that same-sex couples must be granted equal rights as heterosexual couples in common law marriages.

The historic decision comes after the court had approved a string of similar rulings that won same-sex couples rights. In February of 2007, a law was passed allowing same-sex couples property rights and in June, a bill was passed that gave equal health insurance rights and allowed a surviving gay partner to inherit shared assets.


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