Stories about LGBTQ+ from November, 2013
Or perhaps a better question: where does the LGBT community stand in the struggle to gain visibility and recognition of its rights?
A team of five Global Voices authors from Latin America and the Caribbean will contribute weekly articles for a series about women, gender, and LGBT issues.
Poland's National Independence Day, traditionally celebrated on November 11, ended in violence this year during a march organized by a nationalist movement. Police detained around a dozen individuals.
The country's decision comes not long after Germany's announcement that it will begin to offer a third gender option on birth certificates.
A Cuban author reported an incident of physical violence against a group of homosexual men in the city of Cardenas, Matanzas, in his blog. Now it is under investigation.