WASHINGTON - Leaders at some of the nation’s leading LGBT organizations applauded the strength and courage of the men and women who have been fasting for more than 20 days to highlight the need for comprehensive immigration reform.
The LGBT community offered their support to the brave Fasters and several LGBT leaders fasted in solidarity, including:
• Heather Cronk and Felipe Sousa-Rodriguez, GetEQUAL
• Ben de Guzman, National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance
• Sharita Gruberg and Laura Durso, Center for American Progress