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LGBT stories that impact Spanish-speaking communities, and analysis of the media that serves those communities

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New U.S. Transgender Survey has compelling data about being trans in America

The largest survey of transgender people conducted to date, The U.S. Transgender Survey from the National Center for Transgender Equality, sheds light on trans peoples' experiences with employment, housing, education, family life, poverty, discrimination, and violence.

Representación LGBTQ ‘Casi Invisible’ en los medios de comunicación en español de EE. UU. Encuentra informe GLAAD

Nueva York - GLAAD, la organización mundial de abogacía LGBTQ en los medios de comunicación, lanzó hoy su primer informe sobre los medios en español, Casi Invisibles (Nearly Invisible en inglés) (enlace). Casi Invisibles ofrece un análisis de los personajes lésbicos, gays, bisexuales, transgénero y queer (LGBTQ) en horario estelar en la televisión en español en los Estados Unidos entre el 1 de julio de 2015 y el 30 de junio de 2016.

LGBTQ representation Nearly Invisible in U.S. Spanish-language media, GLAAD report shows

New York – GLAAD, the world’s LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today released its first-ever Spanish-Language media report, Nearly Invisible. Nearly Invisible offers an analysis of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) characters in primetime Spanish-language scripted television airing in the United States between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.

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“I have a complicated relationship with my hometown”: Bisexuals+ share their #SouthernStories for #BiWeek

Sofia, a bisexual Latina woman, says of southern Texas, “The culture is beautiful and rich and there’s something so comforting about seeing the big ol’ 10 gallon hats, with the big ol’ belt buckles, and the sound of music playing…At the same time, I wish it was a little bit different. I wish that we could come here [and] not be afraid for our safety.”

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LGBTQ, immigrant youth, allies show GLAAD their acceptance in Texas

GLAAD hosted a sneak peek preview and round table discussion of GLAAD's upcoming mini-documentary, "GLAAD Presents: State of Change – Texas" for local LGBT youth at the Dream Home in Edinburg, Texas, a home that provides emergency housing for dacamented students who are homeless or have been abused by their families. This is the latest stop on the Southern Stories Summer Tour of Texas.

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Houstonians get a sneak peek of upcoming Texas mini-documentary

GLAAD hosted a sneak peek clip of GLAAD's upcoming mini-documentary "State of Change – Texas" at the Montrose Center in Houston Texas as the latest stop on the Southern Stories Summer Tour of Texas.Amanda Turner is a leader of the Beaumont PFlag chapter. She is on the planning committee for the southern comfort transgender conference. 

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