Posts by Monica Trasandes, Director of Programs, Spanish-Language and Latinx Media

GLAAD to The Hill: House must act on compassionate, comprehensive immigration reform

In an op-ed, GLAAD's acting president calls on the U.S. House of Representatives to act on immigration reform, as the lives of 11 million men, women and children, including 267,000 LGBT people, hang in the balance.

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Nation's Leading LGBT Organizations Call on House GOP to Introduce Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Later today, House Republicans will meet to discuss the future of immigration reform. They have a choice.

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Let the Wedding Bells Ring! Marriage to Resume in California Immediately

This afternoon the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit lifted its stay of the Federal District Court decision that found Proposition 8 unconstitutional. The plaintiffs who successfully challenged California’s Proposition 8 in Hollingsworth v. Perry, including Plaintiffs Kris Perry and Sandy Stier, will be the first to marry

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LGBT Organizations Respond to Passage of Immigration Bill

Today, the Senate passed a bill with the potential to transform the lives of 11 million immigrants, including 267,000 LGBT immigrants.

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LGBT Dreamers Join President Obama at Pride Reception

Today, four LGBT DREAMers, who were recently granted work permits under the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, attended a White House reception in honor of Pride month.

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Blogging for #LGBTFamilies: Juan del Hierro

Juan del Hierro is the Sacred Service Ministry Director at Unity on the Bay.

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Ya es hora de poner fin a la prohibición anti-gay en los Boy Scouts

Ya es hora de que los Boy Scouts de América sigan el ejemplo del pueblo estadounidense adoptando políticas que acogen a todos.

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