Their lack of access to correct and comprehensive sexuality education and services has serious consequences, from adolescent girls dying during childbirth to children infected by HIV. The program supports national platforms that do not shy away from addressing sensitive issues such as safe abortion and sexual orientation. They also connect hundreds of community-based organizations to local and national governments.
Barranquilla Colombia. Thirty years after the death of Michel Foucault, this article seeks to vindicate the work of the well-known philosopher and psychologist. Specifically, we discuss the advantages of Foucault's method, the ways in which he obtained results, his opinions and his critical analyses of the history of sexuality in the West.
Both male and female same-sex sexual activity are legal in Bolivia. The Bolivian Constitution bans discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity, making Bolivia one of the only few countries in the world to have such constitutional protections for LGBT people. InBolivia passed the Gender Identity Lawseen as one of the most progressive laws related to transgender people in the world.
For many years, same-sex marriage has been a hot topic of endless debate. Supporters of same-sex marriage say that a relationship and subsequent marriage between two people of the same sex is natural and normal. These supporters believe that a person does not choose to be gay and is instead born this way.
Ciertas comunidades igualan los homosexuales a los infieles, que son castigados con penas severas y expulsados de los rituales. Pues ser un hombre activo homosexual no era considerado malo, ser pasivo lo consideraban malo, es decir, que estar en el papel de la mujer significaba una ofensa. Tomarse la mano entre dos hombres era un alto signo de amistad y fraternidad.
Strong U. The violent extremist group that calls itself the Islamic State recently released a series of videos in which black-hooded men are seen pushing victims from the top of high-rise buildings. The clips depict people gathering below to watch the victims, accused of being gay, fall to their deaths before maiming their corpses.
His position stood in contrast to that of his predecessors: Months earlierPope Benedict XVI suggested that gay marriage was a threat to global peace. There have been five notable moments in this evolution. A person once asked me, in a provocative manner, if I approved of homosexuality.
But gay marriage is also the subject of intense discussion across the Americas. Disputes are marked by sharply conflicting opinions among citizens, social organizations, religious groups, the highly influential Catholic Church, and policymakers. In Latin America, these debates have led to outcomes that vary sharply across countries.
The following country profiles are derived primarily from sections of the Human Rights Watch World Report that relate to the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex LGBTI people. The report, released in Januarydocumented events of The countries are all listed below in alphabetical order.