The fallout over remarks made by Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy last week, stating his opposition to LGBT rights, and in particular same-sex marriage, has turned into a public relations debacle for the Atlanta-based fast food chain.
Sergio C. Garcia was born in 1977 and brought to the United States by his parents when he was just 17 months old. His family applied for an immigrant visa on his behalf in 1994, and he has been waiting in an undocumented status for nearly 18 years for the visa to become available.
The White House salutes Carl Siciliano of the Ali Forney Center in New York City and Tim Baack of Pathfinders in Milwaukee as two of 13 individuals who have made a significant difference in the way their communities combat homelessness among children and youth as a “Champion of Change.”
Twenty-one of the nation’s leading Hispanic organizations announced today their endorsement of a first-of-its kind, comprehensive public-education campaign called "Familia es Familia" aimed at strengthening Latino voices to build support within the Latino community for acceptance of LGBT family members.