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Laws banning gay sex under challenge in tiny Caribbean nation

20 Jul 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A gay man in the tiny Caribbean nation of Dominica filed a legal claim challenging its laws that ban gay sex and punish same-sex relations with prison terms and psychiatric confinement,

Transgender murders in Honduras stoke fears of backlash against LGBT+ rights

17 Jul 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The murder of three transgender women in Honduras this month has raised fears that a push for LGBT+ rights in the country has prompted a backlash.

Family violence against girls rising in Mexico: UNICEF

12 Jul 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Violence against girls in Mexico by members of their own family has increased sharply in recent years, rising by nearly a third from 2010 to 2014 alone, a UNICEF report said on Thursday.

Mexico City mayor promises to eradicate violence against women

10 Jul 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Mexico City's first elected woman mayor vowed on Tuesday to eradicate violence against women and end entrenched impunity for gender-based crimes in the capital.

Suicide risk at crisis proportions among LGBT+ youth - U.S. research

27 Jun 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nearly two million LGBT+ young people in the United States are estimated to consider suicide seriously every year, said research underscoring their mental health risks published on Thursday.

Suicide risk at crisis proportions among LGBT+ youth: U.S. research

27 Jun 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nearly two million LGBT+ young people in the United States are estimated to consider suicide seriously every year, said research underscoring their mental health risks published on Thursday.

With gay couple as stars, Mexican telenovela set to make history

22 Jun 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Mexican soap opera that debuts on Sunday is set to make television history as the country's first telenovela to feature a gay couple as the leading characters.

With gay couple as stars, Mexican telenovela set to make history

22 Jun 2019

MEXICO CITY, June 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Mexican soap opera that debuts on Sunday is set to make television history as the country's first telenovela to feature a gay couple as the leading characters.

After loss at sea, Venezuelan archbishop calls for trafficking probe

20 Jun 2019

MEXICO CITY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A top Vatican official in Venezuela has called on authorities to investigate a rise in human trafficking after an apparent smuggling operation gone wrong left more than a dozen people missing.

After loss at sea, Venezuelan archbishop calls for trafficking probe

20 Jun 2019

MEXICO CITY, June 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A top Vatican official in Venezuela has called on authorities to investigate a rise in human trafficking after an apparent smuggling operation gone wrong left more than a dozen people missing.

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