New Documentary Challenges the Stereotype that All Latino Men are Homophobes
New Documentary Challenges the Stereotype that All Latino Men are Homophobes
By Raquel Reichard | 09/12/2016 - 10:43

Latino men are constantly battling stereotypes. One of them: That they're all macho homophobes, a myth a new documentary hopes to shatter.


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6 Acts of Familial Love in Orlando Shatter Myth That All Latinxs are Homophobic
6 Acts of Familial Love in Orlando Shatter Myth That All Latinxs are Homophobic
By Raquel Reichard | 07/14/2016 - 17:03

This week marked one month since the tragic mass shooting at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, that claimed the lives of 49 people, most of them Latinx.


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Heartbreaking: Homophobic Father Refuses to Claim His Gay Son's Dead Body
Heartbreaking! Homophobic Dad Won't Claim Gay Orlando Victim's Dead Body
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/06/2016 - 10:38

While the bodies of most of the Orlando Pulse shooting victims have been released to next of kin, there is one body that has been left 


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Homophobic Pastor Who Said Orlando Victims "Deserved to Die" Not Backing Down
Homophobic Pastor Who Said Orlando Victims "Deserved to Die" Not Backing Down
By Raquel Reichard | 06/21/2016 - 10:15

Following the devastating mass shooting at a gay club in Orlando last week, a California pastor delivered a sermon praising the anti-LGBTQ hate crime that led to 49 deaths.


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Mexico Official Fired After Homophobic Comments On Orlando Shooting
Mexican Official Fired After Homophobic Comments On Orlando Shooting
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/15/2016 - 15:03

A Mexican official with SEDIS in the state of Jalisco, José de Jesús Manzo Corona, lost his job for homophobic comments on the shooting at Pulse, the gay club in Orlando.


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This Philadelphia Parade is Under Fire for Brown Face and Transphobia
This Philadelphia Parade is Under Fire for Brown Face and Transphobia
By Raquel Reichard | 01/04/2016 - 12:18

The annual Mummers Parade in Philadelphia feels more antiquated than ever, and not just because it is believ


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Brazilian Judge Approves Country's First Gay Marriage
Brazilian Judge Approves Country's First Gay Marriage
By Fox News Latino | 06/30/2011 - 15:30

First New York, now Brazil.

How the NY Gay Marriage Bill Is Changing Latina Lives

Just days after New York passed gay marriage, a Brazilian judge has approved what is apparently the South American nation's first gay marriage. Sao Paulo state judge Fernando Henrique Pinto says he has ruled that two men can convert their civil union into a marriage.


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GLAAD President on Depictions of Gays in Telenovelas: "They're Getting Better"
By Lee Hernandez | 04/27/2011 - 12:55

Smooches between people of the same sex on Spanish-language telenovelas  like the recent make out sesh between Kate Del Castillo and Cristina Urgel on Telemundo's La Reina del Sur — aren't all that common on Spanish soaps.


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Ricky Martin
Puerto Rican Pastor Attacks Ricky Martin For Being Gay
By Irasema Romero | 04/01/2011 - 15:00

Ricky Martin kicked off his Music, Soul and Sex tour last Friday in Puerto Rico, but the set of four sold-out concerts didn’t please everyone. Wanda Rolon, a pastor of the First Christian Church in Northern Puerto Rico, took it upon herself to attack Ricky Martin for being gay.


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