11 months Mayor Joy hits discrimination against transgender in QC mall MB
  By Noreen Jazul Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte condemned the discrimination against transgender Gretchen Custodio Diez who was barred from using the female comfort room at a mall. Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte(MAYOR JOY BELMONTE FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) “We condemn this kind of discrimination towards members of the LGBT+ community,” Belmonte said, who vowed to look closely at Diez’ case. Belmonte underscored that Quezon City has a Gender Fair Ordinance to protect the rights of the members of the LGBT+ community. “Ipinagbabawal ng lungsod ang lahat ng uri ng diskriminasyon, at binibigyan ng proteksyon at paggalang ang dignidad ... more