A Latina lesbian woman makes both People en Español's list and the Latino GLBT History Project's list of powerful and important leaders. Ingrid M. Duran has a great personal story to share and has also contributed to creating a space for more Latin@ LGBT people to tell their stories.
A trans woman in the Dominican Republic has been brutalized by police there according to articles in two papers there. Activists say that there have been a recent spate of such incidents and are calling for investigations.
Segments, photos and messages for #spiritday from Univision, Maria Elena Salinas, Enrique Santos and Despierta America among others shared important information about the impact of bullying on LGBT people.
La Embajada de Mexico y sus 50 consulados estan apoyando #spiritday compartiendo fotos y mensajes demostrando su rechazo del bullying y el apoyo a los jovenes LGBT. The Mexican Embassy and its 50 consulates is supporting #spiritday by sharing photos and messages demonstrating that they are standing up to bullying and supporting LGBT youth.
Silueta X and allied groups of Ecuadorian LGBTI advocates won a victory against a TV channel in the country that aired a comedy sketch show with anti-LGBTI content.The victory has caused a flurry of attention on social media and local papers report that the station has yet to comply with the sanction...