Editor of El Diario La Prensa Speaks Out in Favor of Marriage Equality

Rossana Rosado, Editor and Executive Director of El Diario La Prensa in New York City speaks out en Español and English in a new Human Rights Campaign (HRC) ad in support of marriage equality. Her voice is important because she leads the oldest Spanish-language daily newspaper in the U.S. Here is Rosado proving that Latinos…

Jesus wept, because you’re a homophobic bigot

“Jesus Wept (John. 11:35).” Growing up my parents enrolled me in a private Christian school. I was often asked to randomly recite a verse off the top of my head, so naturally I learned the short cuts. “Jesus wept” is the shortest verse in the Bible and the easiest to remember if you want to…

Why I am still boycotting Tipsy Cake

Why I am still boycotting Tipsy Cake You know that CTA slogan, “See something, Say Something?” Well, that’s exactly what people did last week after watching a video of Tipsy Cake owner, Naomi Levine talking bad about Humboldt Park, the community where she originally opened her bakery in 2006; and where everything is still “produced…

Dear Oscar, The Undocumented have a voice

Oscar winner Natalie Portman introduced this years’ nominees in Actor in a Leading Role. It has become standard for presenters to say a tidbit about all the nominees in both the Actor and Actress in a Leading Role categories. With the exception of the acceptance speeches, most of the show is scripted by producers. I…

Tipsy Cake Owner Naomi Levine Issues Apology

After community activists and businesses called for a boycott, Tipsy Cake owner Naomi Levine issues apology. Dear Fans I would like to sincerely apologize to the Humboldt Park Community for my insensitive comments made in the City Soles interview that was posted on our Facebook page on February 21st With respect to the specific comments…

Storyboard: Abuelita Más Que Chocolate (9)

Abuelita Más Que Chocolate, a weekly series, conversations Emmanuel Garcia shares with Filiberta Trujillo, his grandmother. Abuelita Más Que Chocolate is an audio feature of Storyboard.

Storyboard: Abuelita Más Que Chocolate (8)

Abuelita Más Que Chocolate, a weekly series, conversations Emmanuel Garcia shares with Filiberta Trujillo, his grandmother. Abuelita Más Que Chocolate is an audio feature of Storyboard.

IL Lawmakers Organize To Turn Civil Unions Into Marriage (AUDIO)

Illinois Lawmakers organize to turn Civil Unions into Marriage in 2013 Emmanuel Garcia interviews IL Rep. Greg Harris (D-13) on a recent meeting he had with other IL lawmakers and LGBT groups about the possibility of introducing a new marriage bill in 2013.

Storyboard: Abuelita Más Que Chocolate (7)

Abuelita Más Que Chocolate, a weekly series, conversations Emmanuel Garcia shares with Filiberta Trujillo, his grandmother. Abuelita Más Que Chocolate is a feature of Storyboard.