News from within the borders of Mexico and the fight for LGBT equality there. Although attitudes and laws about LGBT persons vary across the country, Mexico has seen widespread progress in LGBT rights, particularly in urban areas like Mexico City where same-sex marriage was legalized in 2010. Same-sex marriages have also occurred in Chihuahua, Colima, Oaxaca, Yucatan, and Quintana Roo. In 2001, Mexico added an amendment to its federal constitution that prohibited discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.

Trump is convinced The New York Times and Carlos Slim are involved in a Mexican conspiracy against him. 

October 14 2016 6:19 PM

Mexicans are calling on U.S. voters to not vote for the controversial candidate. 

October 14 2016 2:11 PM

FIFA says the chant is homophobic, while the Mexican Soccer Federation argues it does not have that meaning in the specific context of a soccer match.

October 06 2016 5:47 PM

Pope Francis applauded anti-LGBT protesters fighting “in favor of family and life.

September 26 2016 12:01 PM

“There is persecution against the church,” said a spokesman for the Mexico City Archdiocese.

September 23 2016 12:23 PM

The leader of the National Organization for Marriage is trying to block marriage equality and other LGBT rights south of the border.

September 19 2016 9:10 PM