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A Homey Meal Steeped in Culture: The Argentine Experience

By Donna Bryson | Apr 27
The Buenos Aires restaurant that immerses diners in culture offers an abundance of tastes and the stories behind them.

Travel Essentials: Buenos Aires

By Albert Stumm | Apr 23
Meet a few Portenos, as city residents are called, and take advantage of the legendary nightlife and restaurant scene, and you'll get a buzz from the culture that invented the tango.

Neighborhood Discovery: Palermo Soho, Buenos Aires

By Albert Stumm | Apr 21
Head to Palermo Soho, and you'll notice that the buildings get smaller, the streets get calmer and the crowds get cooler.

Buenos Aires Renames Subway Station Honoring LGBT Activist

By EDGE | Mar 23
This week marked the opening of the newly inaugurated Carlos J√°uregui subway station in Buenos Aires - the first station in the world to be named after an LGBTQ activist or AIDS advocate.

Argentine Alien Festival Soars at UFO Sighting Hotspot

By Paul Byrne | Feb 18
Thousands of earthlings descended on Capilla del Monte for an annual international alien festival that has made the town a hotspot for UFO sightings.

Lesbian Couple Flees Russia for Asylum in Argentina

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 18
Afraid for their safety in a country with a growing antipathy toward gays, a Russian lesbian couple is now seeking asylum in Argentina for themselves and their teenage son.

Russian Gays Marry, Will Seek Asylum in Argentina

Feb 25
A gay couple from Russia’s Olympic city of Sochi has gotten married in Buenos Aires and plan to seek asylum in Argentina.

Argentina Grants 6-Year-Old Trans Child a Female ID Card

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 10
Argentina has granted a six-year-old transgender girl a female ID card after her mother wrote to the governor of Buenos Aires, saying that the child had identified as a girl as soon as she could talk.

Uruguay’s Same-Sex Marriage Law Takes Effect

By EDGE | Aug 5
Today Rodrigo Borda and Sergio Miranda became the first same-sex couple to register to marry in Uruguay, just hours after the law legalizing gay marriage took effect in the country. The couple plans to marry in September.

Argentina Requires HMOs to Fund Fertility Efforts

Jun 6
Argentina’s health care providers must now provide fertility treatments to anyone older than 18 who wants them, be they married or single, gay or straight.

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