Dec 132011
Guatemala - La discriminación, un santuario para el sida

"In the clinic we attended a woman who criticized us and dedicated himself to talk about religious issues," said Carlos Valdez, the United project, a non-governmental initiative that promotes access to HIV/AIDS prevention services to homosexuals and sex workers in Guatemala. Activists stress that in Guatemala, as in many other [...]

Dec 122011
Philippines - Gay political party to protest exclusion from anti-discrimination bill

A political party for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights is organizing a protest rally to express indignation at the Catholic Church’s attempts to exclude them from being covered by a bill that penalizes discrimination. Adel Dexter Macaldo, media officer of Ladlad party-list, told Sun.Star the party will meet to prepare for a mass [...]