World Celebrates Central America’s First Same-Sex Marriage After Costa Rica Passes Trailblazing Legislation

World Celebrates Central America’s First Same-Sex Marriage After Costa Rica Passes Trailblazing Legislation

In a historic milestone for the LGBTQ community, Costa Rica just hosted the first legally recognized same-sex wedding ceremony in Central America. Alexandra Quiros and Dunia Araya were the first couple to tie the knot after their wedding was officiated just as Costa Rica’s legislation for allowing same-sex marriage passed … Read more

In One Week, Both Sweden and Austria Celebrated the Closing of Their Last Coal Plants

In One Week, Both Sweden and Austria Celebrated the Closing of Their Last Coal Plants

Conservationists are celebrating yet another environmental milestone as the last polluting coal-fired power plants in Austria and Sweden closed their doors. Sweden’s original commitment to stop using coal was a target the country wanted to achieve by 2022, but the recent closure of Stockholm Exergi AB’s Värtaverket power plant means the nation … Read more