All weddings are political. Many have to prostitute themselves in order to survive. InMarcela Romero won the legal right to have her identity changed, and was given an honorary title by the Government. During this period, 18 gay men - including an FLH activist - were murdered. Vineyards, Province of Mendoza, Argentina. Taking stock of progress made and persisting challenges.
Same-sex marriage was legalized in Argentina on 15 Julyafter a positive vote in both the Chamber of Deputies lower house and the Senate upper house.
Ina mass arrest of homosexual men prompted legislation to legalize and regulate heterosexual prostitution based on the argument that men were turning to homosexuality out of desperation. Since . Get Xtra in your inbox. After the dictatorship ended inthe debate about sexuality and institutions resumed.
One year later, three times as many people took part, and gay pride events were held in other cities as well.