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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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Latina Waitress Denied Tip For Being Gay
Waitress Denied Tip For Being Gay
By Cristina Arreola | 11/18/2013 - 09:19

New Jersey waitress and former Marine, Dayna Morales, was expecting a tip after doing her job and serving a party of four last Wednesday.

Instead, she received a hateful handwritten note from the patrons. It read: “I’m sorry, but I cannot tip because I do not agree with your lifestyle and the way you live your life.”


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Boxer Orlando Cruz Talks About Why He Came Out
Boxer Orlando Cruz Talks About Why He Came Out
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/26/2013 - 10:30

When professional boxer Orlando Cruz came out and said he is a "proud gay man," he made history as the first openly gay man in boxing.

"I've been fighting for more than 24 years and as I continue my ascendant career," Cruz said in October 2012. "I want to be true to myself. I want to try to be the best role model I can be for kids who might look into boxing as a sport and a professional career."


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Sean Brooks and husband Steven
After DOMA Struck Down, Judge Stops Deportation of Married Gay Colombian Man
By Samantha Leal | 06/26/2013 - 15:27

Thank goodness!


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Best Spots for Gays in Latin America
The Best Gay-Friendly Travel In Spain & Latin America
By Irina Gonzalez | 06/16/2013 - 11:00

If you’re an LGBT couple, family or even ally planning a vacation, it’s not always clear where you can and can’t travel safely.


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What Does It Mean to be an LGBT Latino in 2013?
What Does It Mean to be an LGBT Latino in 2013?
By Caroline Murray | 05/31/2013 - 10:16

On any given week this year—minus a public scandal or two—immigration reform and same-sex marriage will take turns as the hottest political topic in America. While many Americans sit back and watch these two movements take their course, there’s one group that will fight both battles tirelessly: the LGBT Latino community.

With an abundance of challenges that come with being an LGBT Latino, some wonder how this community will prioritize their battle. In other words, which is more pressing: gay rights or immigration rights?


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Commentary: Too Bad Daddy Yankee Isn’t Gay
By Jesus Trivino | 04/06/2013 - 09:21

When a picture allegedly showing Daddy Yankee making out with another guy hit Twitter earlier this week, the reggaeton superstar had to once again take time out of his busy schedule to make it clear that he’s straighter than an arrow — twice.


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POLL: Do the Majority of Latinos in the U.S. Support Gay Marriage?
By Sugey Palomares | 03/26/2013 - 17:21

As the Supreme Court reviews arguments today related to California’s Proposition 8, which bans same-sex marriage, the Latino public opinion on the issue is divided.


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Florida Senator Marco Rubio
Marco Rubio Says Homosexuality Is a Sin
By Samantha Leal | 12/06/2012 - 16:41

Senator Marco Rubio answered a question that many people had been wondering about the conservative politician who had been trying to draw moderate voters: Does he think homosexuality is a sin? 


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Latinos Support Legalizing Gay Marriage, Exit Polls Show
Latinos Support Legalizing Gay Marriage, Exit Polls Show
By Samantha Leal | 11/14/2012 - 12:23

There may be one more roadblock for conservatives trying to woo Latino voters -- Latino voters are more likely than the electorate in general to support gay marriage, according to exit polls reported by ABC News. The poll shows that the Latino population may play an important role in the expanding of legalized gay marriage across the country, reports the Huffington Post


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