Yes-No Referendum About Same-sex Marriage in AustraliaCanada: Neutral Gender is Now OfficialOrlando, One Year Later

Yes-No Referendum About Same-sex Marriage in Australia

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of September 11, 2017) On September 11, 2017 the Australian government launched a referendum by mail with an exclusively advisory character asking the citizens whether they agree to allow same-sex couples in Australia to marry in the future. The result, which is quite unclear at the moment, will be published on November…
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Canada: Neutral Gender is Now Official

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of August 28, 2017) Beginning on August 31, 2017, people who feel neither female (F) nor male (M) may choose Neutral (X) as a third gender option in all ID documents and related official papers. Gender X at Ottawa Pride? ©Mike Gifford (CC BY-NC 2.0) Of course, this third option for a…
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Orlando, One Year Later

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of June 15, 2017) On June 12, 2016, an armed man had killed 49 people and injured 58 others – most of whom belonged to the LGBT community. In Orlando and around the globe, the victims were commemorated – albeit in various manners. At the improvised memorial site close to the Pulse…
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