South America

LGBTI Rights in South America


ADDED ON: 09/20/2017

Brazilian Judge Approves ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’, Sparking National Outrage

A Brazilian judge has approved gay “conversion therapy” in a ruling which prompted widespread outrage and raised fears of a conservative backlash. Waldemar de Carvalho, a federal judge in the capital of…

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Intersectional Revolutionary

Rosmit Mantilla is a revolutionary in every sense of the word. He is the first openly gay man elected to the Venezuelan National Assembly. If that weren’t enough, he was elected to…