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Court lets gay couple in Yucatan register their son

The Supreme Court unanimously allowed a gay male couple from Yucatan to register their 3-year-old child with their own last names.

Gay, transgender members of caravan stick together for safety

For LGBTQ people in the caravan, danger comes not only from the gangs who prey on migrants, but from their fellow travelers as well.

Yucatán marriage equality bill is dead, for now

"Consensus could not be achieved" to pass a law formalizing gay marriage in Yucatán.

Yucatán’s governor sends marriage equality bill to legislature

With time quickly running out on his administration, Gov. Rolando Zapato Bello quietly sent lawmakers a bill to establish marriage equality in Yucatán.

2,000+ marchers demand respect for Yucatán’s LGBTQ communities

In need of some color on a dreary and gray day, the Centro was awash in rainbow flags on Saturday afternoon.

LGBTQ pride march starts at La Mejorada

The XVI march for Sexual Diversity Rights starts at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at La Mejorada Park.

Yucatán’s LGBTQ march represents an estimated 130,000 people

The XVI March for Sexual Diversity in Yucatán, which parallels LGBTQ pride celebrations around the world, will deliver a firm political message.

Art exhibit to celebrate Yucatán sexual diversity

"Yucatan Is Not Like They Paint It" is the name of an "inclusive and diverse exhibition" of paintings, drawings and photography.

Gay couple holding hands in PV shot in early-morning attack

A part-time Puerto Vallarta resident from Palm Springs, Calif., may have suffered permanent damage after being shot on the beach early in the morning.

History-making gay marriage ending in divorce

The first gay couple to get married in Yucatan will make history again with the state's first same-sex divorce.

Colorful LGBT parade explodes in size

The 2017 annual LGBT-pride parade was roughly twice as large — and just as colorful — as last year's.

XV March for Sexual Diversity

Everyone is welcome to gather at Parque Mejorada to support LGBTQ visibility and rights.

Same-sex marriage in Yucatán: Decision due

Mexico's Supreme Court on Wednesday will reportedly decide whether it will force Yucatán to extend equal marriage rights to same-sex couples.

Gay couple gets married in Playa del Carmen jail

The municipal jail was the scene of a wedding between two of its occupants yesterday.

Confusion over upcoming dance music fests in Playa

The mayor has banned electronic music events like the one that ended tragically at the Blue Parrot, but a huge gay-and-lesbian festival is mum on its February plans.

Supreme Court upholds gay marriage in 3 states

Mexico's Supreme Court upheld same-sex marriage but stopped short of awarding damages to gay and lesbian plaintiffs.

Anti-gay march stirs straight allies

Organizers against same-sex marriage are marching down the Paseo de Montejo today, unfairly manipulating public discourse on the subject, say a group of "heteroaliados."

Mean tweet about Juan Gabriel costs Berlín his job

Mérida's cultural director Irving Berlín is reportedly out of a job after posting an insensitive comment about the late superstar Juan Gabriel.

Anti gay-marriage march to be answered with kisses

To counter the Sept. 10 march protesting same-sex marriage, demonstrators will reply with a non-verbal message of their own.

Backlash burns coffee chain after its logo surfaces at anti-gay rally

A national coffee chain is distancing itself from a conservative group after a Puebla franchise supported its anti-gay marriage rally.

A defiant, colorful gay pride march in Mérida

With the slogan "We are not just feathers and sequins" — but also lots of feathers and sequins — more than 500 participants gathered and marched in an LGBTQ-pride celebration on Saturday.

The XIV March for Sexual Diversity in Yucatán

The March for Sexual Diversity in Yucatán, an LGBT pride event, returns to Parque de Mejorada for the 14th time. Gather at 5, march...

Mérida’s turn for LGBT biz expo

Business owners will gather in Mérida next month for the biggest gay and lesbian business conference in Latin America.

High court opens door to gay adoption

The Supreme Court of Justice has overturned a 2013 law in Campeche forbidding adoption by same-sex couples.