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the philippines is not yet ready for same-sex marriage, malacañang said thursday, as a supreme court petition seeking to legalize gay marriage sparked debates in. Welcome to rappler, a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change. the struggle of lgbtqi people and same-sex marriage in the philippines is one that is complicated and convoluted. The lgbtqi community is a pillar of filipino culture and society, stretching back to pre-colonial philippines when genderfluid babaylans were revered spiritual figures. Dont expect obamas endorsement of same-sex marriage to have an impact here. It was a historical and an inspiring gesture, one that would galvanize a changing cultural perspective on same-sex. (update) the supreme court on monday denied with finality a motion for reconsideration filed by jesus falcis and other lgbt advocates seeking recognition of same-sex marriage in the philippines. Supreme court denies with finality motion for reconsideration filed by jesus falcis and other lgbt advocates seeking recognition of same-sex marriage in ph. manila, philippines the supreme court voted unanimously to dismiss the petition to allow same-sex marriage in the philippines. In a statement released tuesday, the high court said the petition. The philippines may be one of the most gay-friendly countries in the world, but the results of a recent survey indicated that three of five filipinos oppose the civil union of same-sex couples.