Guatemala Increases Jail Time for Abortions, Bans Same-Sex Marriage

The conservative-led Congress in Guatemala approved a legislation that would increase the prison sentence for people who choose to have an abortion, ban same-sex marriage, and prohibit teaching on sexual diversity. The Guatemalan Congress passed the so-called “Life and Family …

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Tokyo to Recognize Same-Sex Partnerships Starting in 2022

The Tokyo Metropolitan government officials announced Tuesday plans to introduce a same-sex partnerships system starting in April of 2022. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said the proposal would recognize same-sex relationships without giving the couples full legal status. “From the point …

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Chile Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

Chile approved a bill on Dec. 7 to legalize same-sex marriage in the historically Catholic country. Chile’s Chamber of Duties approved the measure with 82 votes to 20 and two abstentions shortly after the Senate passed it. LGBTQIA+ rights group …

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Actress Lindsay Lohan Announces Engagement

Lindsay Lohan has announced her engagement to her Instagram followers.  On Monday (Nov 29), Lohan announced via Instagram her engagement to boyfriend Bader Shammas, showing off a traditional oval diamond ring alongside a photo of the couple looking happy and …

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