Topics :: Mexico

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Cirque du Soleil Set to Sparkle in the Mexican Riviera

THEATRE | By Margaret Nichols | May 22
Cirque du Soleil arrives in Mexico this fall with a brand new, culturally immersive show titled "JOYÀ." Expect a transformative (and theatrical) quest to discover the secret of life through traditional Mayan culture.

Couple Arrested for Kissing in Mexico

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 22
Mexican police arrested and fined a gay couple Sunday for kissing.

A Surreal Art Garden in the Mexican Jungle

HOME | By Teresa de Miguel Escribano | Apr 1
Discover Las Pozas, a dreamy, little-known garden of surreal art, where sculptures evoke the ruins of ancient Greece but are overrun by exotic jungle plants. It was created by the late Edward James, a British multimillionaire and arts patron.

The Many Colors of Cancún

By David Perry | Mar 16
From white sands to white tequila, Cancún offers respite for travelers craving a tropical getaway with roots in ancient Mayan culture.

Loreto: A Quiet Gem on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula

By Karen Schwartz | Feb 28
Efforts to turn the seaside village of Loreto into a major destination have been going on for years. So far, though, the results have been limited, and that in itself makes it worth visiting.

Gay Mexican Prisoner Blinded in Vicious Jail Attacked

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 14
A gay prisoner in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, reportedly had both of his eyes gouged out in an attack by his cellmate on Dec. 23.

Mexican Lawmaker Asks to Ban Gay Unions in Public

A state legislator in Mexico is causing a stir by asking authorities not to allow gay weddings in public spaces because it confuses children in a state that just approved same-sex civil unions.

Mexican Lawmaker: Gay Marriage is Wrong Because Gays Don’t Face Each Other During Sex

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 19
A Mexican lawmaker made headlines this week when she said that same-sex couples should not have marriage rights because they do not face each other when having sex.

Mexican State Approves Same-Sex Civil Unions

INTERNATIONAL | Jul 31
Lawmakers in Mexico’s western state of Colima have approved a change in the state’s constitution that legalizes same-sex civil unions.

Mexico’s First Gay Mayor Elected Amid Machismo and Drug Violence

INTERNATIONAL | Jul 18
Mexico’s first openly gay elected mayor is set to take office in a rough-and-tumble part of Zacatecas state known for cowboy boots, embossed belts and drug gang shootouts.

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