In the two weeks in which hundreds of thousands mobilized to oust Puerto Rico Gov. The chats revealed discriminatory attitudes — including homophobia, transphobia, misogyny, xenophobia and fat-shaming — and a callous indifference for the people of Puerto Rico, including the thousands who died after Hurricane Maria. Instead, they said it validated their widespread suspicions of government corruption, especially post-Maria, as well as the anti-LGBTQ attitudes of lawmakers. Martin was the subject of homophobic jokes in the leaked chats, which were written by former Puerto Rico chief financial officer Christian Sobrino. She said the crowd gathered to listen was predominantly heterosexual, cisgender people. While LGBTQ people in Puerto Rico say the island is still plagued by misogyny, homophobia and transphobia, many activists, including Fred, see this massive movement as an opportunity for real change.
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Kevin Fret June 11, — January 10,  was a Puerto Rican rapper, singer and the first openly gay male Latin trap artist. He used social media to advocate against bullying and used his voice as a member of the LGBT community to encourage other new artists beginning their careers. Alvarez around the stretch of "Soy Asi". Writer Samy Nemir Olivares described Fret as being known for "breaking gender norms [ Fret came out as gay at the age of He has a younger sister. Fret was public about undergoing liposuction surgery and buttock augmentation.
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During his tenure Arango voted for anti-gay legislation several times. Arango was born in the city of Miami in the United States. Both of his parents were Cuban. After that, he worked as a food importer and wholesaler.
There are an estimated 1. Most live on the West Coast and in the Southwest, where there are larger populations of Latinos, the report found. Cruz, who announced he was gay in , said everyone from his mother to boxing fans embraced the news — and him. And just two years ago, one of his close friends was killed during a mass shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando.