The first trans-gay migrant caravan arrives at US border, seeking asylum

The first trans-gay migrant caravan arrives at US border, seeking asylum


A caravan of 16 LGBTQI migrants — called the Rainbow 16 — surrendered themselves to U.S. border officials on Thursday and are now being held by ICE.

The Hornet Guide to Gay Mexico City, Part 1: The Best Museums and Historical Sites

The Hornet Guide to Gay Mexico City, Part 1: The Best Museums and Historical Sites


Mexico City has more than 2,500 places to visit. From museums, restaurants, bars and nightclubs, we will show you where to explore.

Five Of The World’s Best Gay Beaches

Five Of The World’s Best Gay Beaches


PASSPORT has rounded up five excellent gay beaches that are enticing and beautiful, from California to South Africa, these distinctive beaches are perfect.

4 reasons Cabo is the new kind of gay hotspot

4 reasons Cabo is the new kind of gay hotspot


You could use a break, and we know just the place -- a place where warm beaches, ridiculously good food, and beautiful resorts culminate in an unparalleled vacation destination. Cabo San Lucas offers all this, plus low-key but friendly ga

The Heart and Soul Of Mexico City

The Heart and Soul Of Mexico City


In the center of Mexico City, below an angel, are the people of this divine capital celebrating death by embracing life. This is Dia de Los Muertos parade.

Being gay in Latin America: Legal but deadly

Being gay in Latin America: Legal but deadly


Latin America has the highest rates of violence against the LGBT community, but it also has some of the most progressive laws for LGBT equality and protection.

My Mexico City Is Everyone’s Now

My Mexico City Is Everyone’s Now


Places that live on in the author’s memories have been wholly transformed as tourists discover her hometown.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

La Zona Rosa... the neighborhood is now a hive of gay night life, clubs and shops. Those markers of my childhood were erased from the real world and exist now only in my mind. I made my way back to Roma.

HRC launches 2017 Corporate Equality Index in Mexico City

HRC launches 2017 Corporate Equality Index in Mexico City


The Human Rights Campaign on Tuesday launched its 2017 Corporate Equality Index at an event that took place in Mexico City.

Mexico City for beginners in 11 easy steps

Mexico City for beginners in 11 easy steps


Mexico’s capital city is a buzzing, sprawling destination for those seeking a culture-filled break with added culinary delights

Mexico City stages first Day of the Dead parade

Mexico City stages first Day of the Dead parade


Mexico City holds its first Day of the Dead parade, inspired by scenes from the latest James Bond film, Spectre.

LGBT Confex set for 6th Annual International Business & Tourism Forum

LGBT Confex set for 6th Annual International Business & Tourism Forum


LGBT Confex’s sixth edition of its International Business & Tourism Forum is set to take place in Mexico City’s World Trade Center from October 26 to 27.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

More than 60 exhibitors and 30 speakers will take part in this year’s forum and will provide information on the realities and trends affecting the principal theme for this year: “Inclusive Innovation: We create, we innovate and we revolutionize.”

Mexico City's Church of Reconciliation home for LGBT

Mexico City's Church of Reconciliation home for LGBT


Although most Catholic Mexicans remain conservative, many are becoming more accepting of the LGBT community.

Chicano artist's 'Gay Lotería' series celebrates queer love and identity

Chicano artist's 'Gay Lotería' series celebrates queer love and identity


The Mexican lotería card game is a cultural staple for Latinos — which now has a queer, identity-based twist thanks to Chicano artist Félix Frédéric d'Eon.  The 36-year-old Latino calls it "Gay Lotería."


Matt Skallerud's insight:

"I honestly feel that in my own small way I am helping to move the conversation forward towards a greater acceptance of love and understanding."