Category Archives: International LGBT Rights

Criminal Genders: Police Abuses against Transgender Women in Kuwait

Since a change in the law in May of 2007, life has become even more difficult for transgender women in Kuwait. What was once a rather generic public decency law was altered to stipulate that anyone “imitating the opposite sex … Continue reading

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Brazil’s Highest Court Legalizes Same-Sex Unions

Brasileiros, parabéns pela aprovação da união civil entre homossexuais! In a 10 to 0 vote, Brazil’s highest court set a new precedent on Thursday by granting same-sex partnerships most of the same benefits as heterosexual couples. The court’s majority pointed … Continue reading

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