Jennifer Lopez at the American Idol Season XIII Finalists Party
Jennifer Lopez to be Honored by GLAAD
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 03/25/2014 - 14:30

Jennifer Lopez is being recognized once again for being one of the biggest LGBT su


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Honey Maid Commercial
Celebrating Diversity: The 5 Best (And Most Touching!) Commercials Out There
By Samantha Leal | 03/12/2014 - 12:19

Depicting diversity hasn’t always been a top concern for ad agencies or the general public. (Heck, that’s the reason Latina magazine was founded in the first place).


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Couples Denies Stiffing Gay Waitress Her Tip
Gay Waitress Was Given Tip, Credit Card Receipt Confirms
By Cristina Arreola | 11/26/2013 - 09:46

A New Jersey waitress’ claim that she was denied a tip for being gay is being refuted by the family.

Former Marine Dayna Morales, a server at Gallop Asian Bistro in Bridgewater N.J, posted a Facebook photo earlier this month revealing a receipt with a malicious note in the place of the tip. It read: “I’m sorry but I cannot tip because I do not agree with your lifestyle and how you live your life.”


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Ricky Martin & Perez Hilton Protest Russia's Anti-Gay Laws
Ricky Martin & Perez Hilton Protest Russia's Anti-Gay Laws
By Fox News Latino | 11/06/2013 - 11:54

Latin singer Ricky Martin, celebrity gossip Perez Hilton and actor Jonathan Del Arco are among a batch of celebrities donning Russian-language “Love Conquers Hate” T-shirts to show support for gays in Russia alarmed by a new law banning pro-gay “propaganda.”

It's part of an initiative launched by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest U.S. gay-rights group.


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Report: 1.4 Latino Adults Identify as LGBT
Report: 1.4 Million Latino Adults Identify as LGBT
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/03/2013 - 15:00

According to a new report by the UCLA Williams Institute, an estimated 1.4 million of adult Latinos in the United States consider themselves lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) and 29 percent of Latino same-sex couples are raising children.


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Pope Francis Calls For Reform, Acceptance Of Gay People
Pope Francis Calls For Reform, Acceptance Of Gay People
By Cristina Arreola | 09/20/2013 - 09:38

Pope Francis desires a “new balance” in the Catholic Church, asking for greater involvement of women and less condemnation towards gay people. 

In an interview with an Italian Jesuit journal, Pope Francis, who was elected in March, stresses the need for reform in the Catholic Church, stating that the first change must be one of “attitude.” 


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Rodrigo Borda and Sergio Miranda marry in Uruguay
Meet the First Uruguayan Gay Couple to Sign Up for Marriage
By Amaris Castillo | 08/06/2013 - 12:11

A longtime couple was the first to register under Uruguay's new "marriage equality law" in the early hours of Monday morning. According to Fox News Latino, TV producer Sergio Miranda and artist Rodrigo Borda signed up at Montevideo's civil registry.


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Benjamin Medrano
Mexico's First Openly Gay Mayor
By Amaris Castillo | 07/19/2013 - 11:46

Mexico has a new mayor named Benjamin Medrano – and he’s openly gay. According to the Huffington Post Latino Voices, this is a first for the United States’ southern neighbor.


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LGBT Community Rejoice! Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA
LGBT Community Rejoice! Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense of Marriage Act and Prop 8
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/26/2013 - 10:30

It's a historic time for the LGBT community! The Supreme Court struck down on a provision of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California's same-sex marriage ban, known as Proposition 8, this morning.


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LGBT Family Acceptance
Family Acceptance is Main Concern for LGBT Latino Youth
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/21/2013 - 15:34

Being a young LGBT is not easy, but being an LGBT Latino is probably even harder! According to an article by the Huffington Post, the biggest concern for LGBT Latino youth is family acceptance.


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