• Chilean Senate passes LGBTQ inclusive anti-discrimination bill

    Chilean Senate passes LGBTQ inclusive anti-discrimination bill

    With 28 votes in favor, two against and no abstentions, the Chilean Senate overwhelmingly approved yesterday an anti-discrimination bill that would provide protections for all minority classes, including sexual orientation and gender identity. Also included is discrimination based on race/ethnicity, nationality, socioeconomic status, ideology, political opinion, language, sex, marital status, age, appearance, sickness, disability, affiliation, union and guild membership. Those […]

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  • 7 Bi Latin@s & Latin Americans You Should Know

    7 Bi Latin@s & Latin Americans You Should Know

    Today is Celebrate Bisexuality Day and we here at xQsí are joining the global celebration. Unfortunately, due to the rampant monosexism that exists both in the LGBTQ communities and in society as a whole, bi/poly/pansexual identities are often erased and marginalized. In order to combat bi invisibility and to celebrate the contributions of our bi herman@s, we present you with […]

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  • Lesbian Mother’s Discrimination Case Against Chile Begins

    Lesbian Mother’s Discrimination Case Against Chile Begins

    The Inter-American Court of Human Rights opened today in Bogotá, Colombia with the discrimination case of a Chilean judge who lost custody of her three daughters in 2004, after the Supreme Court of Chile ruled that allowing them to stay with their mother would leave them in a “situation of risk” and turn them into “objects of social discrimination.” This […]

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  • Hacen arresto en conexión al asesinato de Camila Guzmán

    Hacen arresto en conexión al asesinato de Camila Guzmán

    Foto por Marina Ortiz Equan Southhall, originario de Brooklyn, fue arrestado por el asesinato a su novia, Camila Guzmán, occurido el primero de agosto de este año, anunció la policía este pasado miércoles. Según las autoridades, Southhall tiene cinco arrestos anteriores, incluyendo robo y posesión de un arma oculta. Camila, mujer trans chilena, se mudó a Nueva York hace nueve […]

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