Three Months After The Orlando Shooting

Racial Justice

“As a gay Latino, I was deeply saddened by the massacre that took place in a Latino LGBT space in Orlando” said Iván Espinoza-Madrigal, the executive director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice to the Rainbow Times. “The bottom line is that we can’t talk about Orlando as an LGBT incident without acknowledging that the violence predominantly affected Latinos and people of color.”