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Queer and Undocumented: How My Sexual Identity and Immigration Status Inform My Commitment to Equality

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Huffington Post
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July 17, 2012
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I am queer, undocumented, a community activist, an immigrant, a person of color, a recent college graduate, and a loving son and brother. Every single one of these identities has sustained my dedication to continue the work toward an inclusive society for all people.

This is the final essay in a series written by Orange County youth about what new anti-bullying laws mean to them. Tony Ortuno writes about living at the intersection of his LGBT and undocumented identities. You can see our blog post and a full list of essays here.