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Through broadcast, print, and digital media, QLatinx raises awareness about issues that most directly impact lives of the LGBTQ+ Latinx community, and the broader LGBTQ+ communities of color in Central Florida and across the nation.

If you are a media outlet looking to request an interview or connect with a member of the QLatinx  team please contact Gabriella Rodriguez, Executive Director, QLatinx.

Orlando airport Starbucks employees call on the coffee giant to respond to allegations of LGBTQ discrimination

March 4, 2020

Chabeli Carrazana,

Orlando Sentinel

How Orlando's LGBTQ LatinX community came together after pulse

June 12, 2019

Alexa Liautaud,


Pulse: Young LGBTQ+ leaders urge activism on tragic anniversary

June 12, 2019

Hal Boedeker,

Orlando Sentinel

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Remembering Pulse: How Tragedy Catalyzed Change for Florida's LGBTQ Community

June 12, 2019

Cindy Rizzo,

Arcus Foundation

ACLU warns immigrants, people of color that their rights might be violated while visiting Florida

April 10, 2019

Xander Peters, Orlando Weekly

BBYO hosts annual service day in 150 communities in more than 25 countries

April 8, 2019


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After Pulse, the journey to organizing Orlando’s LGBTQ Latinx community

January 15, 2019


QLatinx celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month, LGBTQ+ History Month at UCF

October 6, 2018

Amanda Espinosa, NSM Today

Rally planned to protest tax collector social media posts; critics say comments channel “hatred and bigotry.”

October 5, 2018

CD Davidson-Hiers, Florida Phoenix

A Trans Woman Was Killed in Orlando, and Local News Botched Her Story

July 20, 2018

Sam Manzella, New Now Next

Muslim civil rights groups and advocates rally against Trump's travel ban in downtown Orlando

June 28, 2018

Larissa Hamblin, Orlando Weekly

One Orlando Alliance retracts job offer to Alabama lawmaker who tried to 'out' Gov. Kay Ivey

May 18, 2018

Monivette Cordeiro, Orlando Weekly
Civil rights groups issue warning for immigrants traveling through Florida

February 13, 2018

Monivette Cordeiro, Orlando Weekly

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Giving Queer Latinx People a Safe Place to Go After the Orlando Massacre

June 12, 2017

Carla Javier, Spliter News

After Pulse shooting, Orlando’s faith and LGBTQ groups opened dialogue

June 11, 2017

Corinne Segal, PBS NewsHour

Michael D. Regan, PBS NewsHour

After PULSE, ‘QLATINX’ Arises to Fill Void in Orlando

January 4, 2017

Crystal Chavez, WMFE

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The Media Has Moved on, But Orlando’s LGBTQ Community Is Still Struggling to Heal

July 20, 2016

Sarah Lazare, AlterNet

Orlando United Assistance Center, Formed For Pulse Victims, Gets 3 Months Of Funding

September 18, 2019

Abe Aboraya,


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Let's Go There: QLatinX on Remembering
the 49 Souls

June 12, 2019


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OPINION: Three years after the Pulse nightclub shooting, Orlando stands for unity and inclusion

June 12, 2019

Mayor Buddy Dyer,

Thomson Reuters Foundation News

ICE Demands Family Of Dead Trans Refugee Pay Funeral Costs

June 10, 2019

Jacob Ogles,

The Advocate

ACLU Issues Florida 'Travel Warning' For Black, Brown and Latinx People

April 9, 2019

Mary Margaret Olohan, The Daily Caller

Bill would force Florida police to cooperate with ICE in detaining undocumented immigrants

February 7, 2019

Monivette Cordeiro, Orlando Weekly

LGBTQ people of color face 'compounded violence,' advocates say

January 30, 2019

Ben Kesslen, NBC News

Portuguese film 'MAR' will screen at Come Out With Pride Orlando next week

October 5, 2018

Monivette Cordeiro, Orlando Weekly

Survivor stories: Pulse shooting survivor Leo Melendez on challenges of recovery

September 18, 2018

Scott Stump, Today

Another trans woman has been found dead in the US

July 20, 2018

Ella Braidwood, Pink News

PULSE Survivor Brandon Wolf and Multiple Community Groups to Rally at City Hall

June 7, 2018

Monivette Cordeiro, WMFE

One Orlando Alliance pulls offer to Patricia Todd after tweet implying Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is gay

May 17, 2018

Kate Santich, Orlando Sentinel

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Racist, Anti-gay posters Outside Indiana Church Warn of Pulse-Like Attack

January 22, 2018

Mathew Rodriguez, Into

QLatinx has united Orlando's queer Latinos in year since Pulse nightclub shooting

June 12, 2017

Mathew Rodriguez, Mic

After Pulse attack, gay Latino community seeks strength

June 7, 2017

Mike Schneider, Associated Press

QLatinx, a new community group for Central Florida's LGBT Latinos and Latinas, fills a need after Pulse 

October 5, 2016

Monivette Cordeiro, Orlando Weekly

Local community organization seeks to uplift LGBTQ+ Latinx voices

August 4, 2016

Davis Thomas Moran, Watermark

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