February 24, 2024

Latin American country rejects same-sex marriage in landmark court case; not a ‘human right’

Panama‚Äôs Supreme Court has ruled against same-sex marriage, saying that it is not a human right, closing the door to establishing the practice through judicial ruling. “There is a reality, and it is that, until now, the right to equal marriage is no more than an aspiration, even though a legitimate one for the groups […]

EPA to repeal landmark Obama climate rule

The Trump administration¬†on Tuesday¬†will formally propose repealing Barack Obama‚Äôs landmark climate change rule for power plants, a key part of the U.S. commitment to reduce emissions under the Paris accord. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Scott Pruitt told a Kentucky audience¬†on Monday¬†that he will sign paperwork¬†on Tuesday¬†to repeal the rule, which he argued exceeded the […]