Atienza backs Duterte’s anti-discrimination bill | Metro | Daily Tribune

Reference: Calayag, K. (2019, September 12). Atienza backs Duterte’s anti-discrimination bill. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/12/atienza-backs-dutertes-anti-discrimination-bill/ Atienza backs Duterte’s anti-discrimination bill By Keith A. Calayag, DT ON September 12, 2019 Buhay Partylist Rep. Lito Atienza on Thursday said he supports the anti-discrimination bill being proposed by President … Continue reading

Sotto: ‘No chance’ of passing SOGIE bill in Senate | Inquirer News

Reference: Galvez, D. (2019, August 22). Sotto: ‘No chance’ of passing SOGIE bill in Senate. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 22, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1156267/sotto-no-chance-of-passing-sogie-bill-in-senate Sotto: ‘No chance’ of passing SOGIE bill in Senate By: Daphne Galvez – Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ INQUIRER.net / 09:31 AM August 22, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — There is “no chance” that the Sexual … Continue reading

Passage of SOGIE bill urged | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Ablon, G. M. (2019, July 01). Passage of SOGIE bill urged. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/01/passage-of-sogie-bill-urged/ Passage of SOGIE bill urged By Gladys Mae Ablon – July 1, 2019 12:20 AM For Equality Members of the LGBTQ community shares a groufie with a pastor during the ‘Breaking … Continue reading

Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage | Philstar.com

Punay, E. (2018, June 20). Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage. Philippine Star. Retrieved June 20, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/06/20/1826250/supreme-court-hears-arguments-same-sex-marriage#hyiYx7X87AJ8QS6o.99 Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – June 20, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court (SC) held yesterday oral arguments on the controversial petition to allow same-sex … Continue reading

Senators oppose passage of same sex marriage » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H. L. (2018 March 7). Senators oppose passage of same sex marriage. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved March 8, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/03/07/senators-oppose-passage-of-same-sex-marriage/ Senators oppose passage of same sex marriage Published March 7, 2018, 6:22 PM By Hannah L. Torregoza Some senators on Wednesday said they are inclined to support calls of religious groups who have … Continue reading

Bro. Eddie’s Christian coalition protests vs LGBT bill | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. (2018, March 08). Bro. Eddie’s Christian coalition protests vs LGBT bill. Inquirer.net. Retrieved March 08, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/973615/bro-eddies-christian-coalition-protests-vs-lgbt-bill Bro. Eddie’s Christian coalition protests vs LGBT bill Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:34 AM March 08, 2018 A coalition of Christian groups, led by Jesus Is Lord movement founder Brother Eddie Villanueva, held a … Continue reading

Transgender solon now AFP reservist | Manila Standard

Reference: Tuyay, F. (2018, February 15). Transgender solon now AFP reservist. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved February 15, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/258746/transgender-solon-now-afp-reservist.html Transgender solon now AFP reservist posted February 15, 2018 at 12:01 am by Francisco Tuyay THE Defense Department on Valentine’s Day swore in the country’s first transgender lawmaker into the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ reserve force. … Continue reading

Transgender lawmaker to join Armed Forces | The Manila Times Online

Transgender lawmaker to join Armed Forces | The Manila Times Online BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON FEBRUARY 16, 2017 Source: Panti, L. (2017, February 16). Transgender lawmaker to join Armed Forces. The Manila Times. Retrieved February 16, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/transgender-lawmaker-join-armed-forces-2/312518/ Rep. Geraldine Roman of Bataan, the first transgender woman to become a member of … Continue reading

Anti-discrimination bill for LGBTs pushed

Anti-discrimination bill for LGBTs pushed | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Philippines News Agency August 16, 2016 (updated) Source: Philippines News Agency (2016, August 16). Anti-discrimination bill for LGBTs pushed. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 17, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/anti-discrimination-bill-for-lgbts-pushed/ MANILA — Dinagat Islands Rep. Kaka J. Bag-ao has filed a bill seeking to prohibit discrimination on … Continue reading

LGBT designers community dismayed over simplicity in SONA vesture

LGBT designers community dismayed over simplicity in SONA vesture | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Charissa Luci July 24, 2016 (updated) Source: Luci, C. (2016, July 24). LGBT designers community dismayed over simplicity in SONA vesture. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 28, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/lgbt-designers-community-dismayed-over-simplicity-in-sona-vesture/ The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community fashion designers expressed … Continue reading

Transgender lawmaker to push for divorce legalization

Transgender lawmaker to push for divorce legalization By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 30, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: Romero, P. (2016, June 30). Transgender lawmaker to push for divorce legalization. Philstar. Retrieved June 30, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/06/30/1598076/transgender-lawmaker-push-divorce-legalization MANILA, Philippines – The first transgender lawmaker in the country said yesterday she would push … Continue reading

Experts want same sex marriage legalized

Experts want same sex marriage legalized By Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) | Updated October 9, 2014 – 12:00am Retrieved from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2014/10/09/1378067/experts-want-same-sex-marriage-legalized MANILA, Philippines – Legal experts yesterday pushed for a review of the 1987 Family Code that could pave the way for same sex marriage in the country. During the 11th Metrobank Foundation Professorial … Continue reading

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