Brazilian Mother Stabs Her Son to Death For Being Gay
Brazilian Mother Stabs Her Son to Death For Being Gay
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/17/2017 - 17:10

Tatiana Lozano Pereira confessed to stabbing her teenage son to death because she couldn't deal with his sexual orientation. 


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Manny MUA's Dad Had The Best Clapback Towards a Homophobic Tweet
Manny MUA's Dad Had The Best Clapback for this Homophobic Tweet
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/17/2017 - 12:28

If you need hope for the end of machismo, this story is totally for you.


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WATCH: This Student Wore a Dress and Heels to His Graduation to Make a Statement Against Homophobia
WATCH: This Student Wore a Dress and Heels to His Graduation to Make a Statement Against Homophobia
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/05/2017 - 11:29

For five years, Brazilian student Talles de Olivera Faria was made to feel uncomfortable at his university for being himself. But he had the final say as he strut across the graduation stage — in a dress and heels.


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13 Stories That Rocked the Latinx Community in 2016
11 Stories That Rocked the Latinx Community in 2016
By Raquel Reichard | 12/20/2016 - 16:40

It’s been a rough year to be Latinx.


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These Mexican Children Were Denied Access to School Because Their Parents are Same-Sex
These Mexican Children Were Denied Access to School Because Their Parents are Same-Sex
By Raquel Reichard | 11/29/2016 - 11:39

Siblings in Mexico have been turned away from three different schools because their parents are same-gender.


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Tinder Debuts New Transgender Gender Option
Tinder Debuts New Transgender Identity Option
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/21/2016 - 17:20

Tinder has expanded its horizons for those looking to swipe right and left.


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Cristiano Ronaldo's Response to a Homophobic Slur Will Make Your Day
Cristiano Ronaldo's Response to a Homophobic Slur Will Make Your Day
By Raquel Reichard | 11/21/2016 - 17:15

Cristiano Ronaldo isn't entertaining homophobia.


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Oregon Count Rules 'Nonbinary' is a Legal Gender
Oregon Court Rules 'Nonbinary' is a Legal Gender
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/18/2016 - 16:52

An Oregon circuit court ruled that a resident can change their legal gender to "nonbinary," a gender identity that is neither woman nor man. 


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Yas! Boricua Gabby Rivera Slated to Write 'America,' Marvel's Queer Latina Superhero Series
Yas! Boricua Gabby Rivera Will Write 'America,' Marvel's New Queer Latina Superhero Series
By Raquel Reichard | 11/18/2016 - 16:09

America Chavez, Marvel's lesbian Latina superhero, is getting her own solo series. And that's not even the best news: a queer puertoriqueña is slated to write the comic.


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Why This Chicano is Making Brujos, a Web Series About Magical Queer People of Color
Why This Chicano is Making 'Brujos,' a Web Series About Magical Queer People of Color
By Raquel Reichard | 11/18/2016 - 11:07

It’s been a difficult year for LGBTQ Latinxs. In June, the community was hit with the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history when a gunman charged into Orlando’s Pulse nightclub on Latin night, killing 49 people and injuring dozens more – most of whom were Latinx. More recently, the country elected Donald Trump, a candidate who centered his campaign on anti-Mexican, anti-immigrant rhetoric and proposals, and his running mate Mike Pence, arguably the biggest political opponent of LGBTQ rights of our time, as the next president and vice president, respectively.


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