Mar 13, 2018. Despite any misconceptions or straight-up myths about Mexico being a conservative country, the analysis revealed Mexico is way ahead of the U. S. when it comes to LGBTQ rights, and is more accepting of gay marriage overall. Though 80 percent of the Mexican population identifies as Catholic, the.
Human Rights Situation of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans. Persons in Mexico. Report submitted to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. 62nd Session. September 18 to October 6, 2017. This report is submitted by. • Fundación Arcoíris por el Respeto a la Diversidad Sexual A. C. • Las Reinas Chulas.
Feb 6, 2018. For the past two years, conservative movements have led a strong backlash against LGBT rights across the Americas. In 2016, they managed to turn Mexican President Peña Nieto´s own party against him, blocking his constitutional bill on marriage equality in congress. Last year, the opposition derailed a.
Oct 19, 2016. Even prior to that, when the pope was Archbishop of Buenos Aires, he demonstrated support for gay rights, saying I am in favour of homosexual rights and, in any case, I also support civil unions for homosexuals, but I think that Argentina is not ready for a gay marriage law. Catholicism is declining in Mexico.
Jun 25, 2017. The chant was ubiquitous during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, where it drew increasing scrutiny from international gay rights activists as well as FIFA disciplinary officials. At the time, the Mexican team's coach, Miguel Herrera, laughed it off, saying the term was an ancient Aztec word that meant “force a bad.
Sep 25, 2016. Thousands of people in Mexico City have protested against a government proposal to legalise same-sex marriage, which they say would undermine traditional families. Organisers said they were not opposed to gay or lesbian rights, but wanted to defend family values and the institution of marriage.
Oct 19, 2016. An under-analysed element in Mexico's gay marriage debate, which includes adoption rights, is respect for the rights of children. Children are not just “little people”, as they were conceptualised until the 19th century. They are individuals with specific rights, recognised in the 1924 Geneva Declaration on the.
Jan 17, 2018. What explains the extension of greater rights to traditionally marginalized minorities? This article compares the extension of legal equality to lebian, gay, bisexual and transgender LGBT people in Mexico and the United States with a focus on the legal recognition of same-sex relationships. A national-level.
Oct 15, 2016. The inclusion of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender rights has become an essential part of the human rights agenda and as such it must be incorporated in consular protection policies. Mexico's leadership on consular diplomacy and diaspora empowerment, particularly through its consulates in the.
Jan 27, 2017. Mexico City Homophobia has surged in Mexico since President Enrique Pena Nieto proposed to legalise same-sex marriage in May, a gay rights group said, reporting 26 hate-fueled murders this year. Alejandro Brito, head of the Citizen Commission against Homophonic Hate Crimes, said there was a.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT rights in Mexico have expanded in recent years, in keeping with worldwide legal trends. The intellectual influence of.
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MEXICO CITY — The men who killed Quetzalcoatl Leija Herrera, 33, beat him with rocks just steps from the main square of Chilpancingo, about two hours.