The practice has been widely discredited.
Lawmakers and couples say momentum for action is building in the country after the pontiff's stunning remarks.
The Law and Justice party surged to power in 2015 on the back of a xenophobic campaign demonizing refugees and migrants. Now, politicians have turned their attention to the LGBTQ community.
“People who look stereotypically queer or gay are being attacked on the street for this, almost every day.”
How a night out helped this writer contextualise some of the wounds caused by recent conflict in New Zealand's Pride movement.
Three countries called us out at the UN's Universal Periodic Review.
The government is considering changing its laws after a gay father won the right to adopt his biological son last year.
Some have defended it as an important piece of LGBTQI+ culture. Others just want everyone to please think of the children.
Stigma and lack of representation mean living openly as intersex requires explaining my identity over and over again. But it's absolutely worth it.
Intersex people are assigned gender markers that damage our wellbeing, and even the UK's progressive reforms of the GRA don't address this.