This Comic Anthology Honors Those Lost in the Pulse Nightclub Shooting
This Comic Anthology Honors Those Lost in the Pulse Nightclub Shooting
By Raquel Reichard | 01/06/2017 - 14:27

It's been almost seven months since the mass shooting at Orlando's Pulse nightclub, and a new comic anthology is ensuring that those lost will never be forgotten.


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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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The City of Orlando Will Turn Pulse Nightclub into a Memorial
The City of Orlando Will Turn Pulse Nightclub into a Memorial
By Raquel Reichard | 11/18/2016 - 09:51

The City of Orlando has announced plans to purchase Pulse nightclub and turn the site into a memorial.


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Pulse Nightclub to Become a Permanent Memorial to Victims of Orlando Shooting
Pulse Nightclub to Become a Permanent Memorial to Victims of Orlando Shooting
By Raquel Reichard | 07/28/2016 - 10:14

Pulse, the gay nightclub in Orlando that became the site of the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history, will soon be a permanent memorial for the 49 victims, most of whom Latinx, of the June 12 tragedy.


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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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Chita Rivera and More Broadway Stars Unite For Benefit Concert
Chita Rivera & Other Broadway Stars Unite For Orlando Benefit Concert
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/07/2016 - 15:58

Among all of the beautiful and inspirational actions that have brought people together after the tragedy in Orlando on June 12, Broadway and Orlando theater communities are also doing their part.


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Orlando's Pulse Club Holds Latin Night Block Party Fundraiser for Survivors
Orlando's Pulse Club Holds Latin Night Block Party Fundraiser for Survivors
By Raquel Reichard | 06/24/2016 - 10:54

Workers of Orlando’s Pulse nightclub, which was attacked June 12 in a mass shooting that claimed the lives of 49 people and injured 53 more, came together on Thursday for a block party fundraiser to help support


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Broadway Stars Release Song to Benefit Orlando LGBT Community
Broadway Stars Release Song to Benefit Orlando LGBT Community
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2016 - 10:56

Several of Broadway’s biggest stars came together to record a version of “What the World Needs Now is Love” to benefit the victims of the mass shooting in Orlando.


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Orlando Shooter's Alleged Lover Says He Sought Revenge Against Puerto Ricans
Orlando Shooter's Alleged Lover Says He Sought Revenge Against Puerto Ricans
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2016 - 09:47

A man who claims he was the lover of Orlando mass murderer Omar Mateen says the killer attacked the gay nightclub Pulse out of revenge because he “hated” Puerto Ricans.


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Mom Who Saved Son’s Life During #OrlandoShooting Put to Rest
Mom Who Saved Son’s Life During #OrlandoShooting Put to Rest
By Raquel Reichard | 06/21/2016 - 14:49

Brenda Marquez McCool, the mother who died saving her son’s life in last week’s Orlando massacre at Pulse, was laid to rest on Monday.


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