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

He Doesn't Want to Be Called a Hero, but when the Shoe Fits...

Daniel Hernandez, who helped save the life of Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords after a 2011 shooting, spent much of the last week sharing his story on several media outlets and serving as a great openly gay Latino role model.Read More

Well Done! 2013 GLAAD Media Awards Spanish-language Nominees Reflect An Increasingly Open and Diverse Community

Titulares Telemundo, Primer Impacto, Noticias MundoFox, Caso Cerrado, People en Español, Huffington Post Voces are among the Spanish-language nominees in the 2013 GLAAD Media Awards.

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¡Así se hace! Nominados de Medios en Español a los Premios GLAAD 2013: Ejemplos de una Comunidad Cada Vez Más Abierta y Diversa

Titulares Telemundo, Primer Impacto, Noticias MundoFox, Caso Cerrado, People en Español, Huffington Post Voces están entre los nominados a los Premios GLAAD 2013.

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Victory in Puerto Rico as Community Says 'Adios' to La Comay

The LGBT community in Puerto Rico and everywhere won a big victory when a comedian known for making anti-gay comments resigne

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A Sad 'Adiós' to Some and a Joyous 'Bienvenido' to Others in 2012

In 2012 we bid a sad goodbye to some beloved LGBT Latinos and allies, and welcomed many positive moments, including the coming out of Puerto Rican boxer Orlando Cruz.

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Open Letter: National Leaders Call on Puerto Rico Media to Reject Scapegoating

National leaders issued the following open letter rejecting Puerto Rican gossip show SuperXclusivo’s re-victimizing of a murdered man.

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GLAAD Llora la Muerte de Superestrella Mexicana y Aliada LGBT Jenni Rivera

La superestrella mexicanoamericana Jenni Rivera, quien fue una gran aliada para la igualdad LGBT, murió en un accidente aéreo el 9 de diciembre.

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GLAAD Mourns Death of Mexican American Superstar and LGBT Ally Jenni Rivera

Mexican American superstar Jenni Rivera, who was an ally for LGBT equality, died in a plane accident December 9.

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