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Brian Pacheco
Brian Pacheco is the Social Media and Communications Strategist at the National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC), a national media advocacy organization for the advancement of the Latino community. Prior to NHMC, he was the Spanish-Language Media Strategist at GLAAD, the LGBT media advocacy organization. He was also a subject in documentary "Gay Latino L.A.: Coming of Age" and a founder and member of the recently established National Association of Salvadoran Professionals (NASP). Connect with him on Twitter @bspcorleto.

Entries by Brian Pacheco

Not Just an 'Issue' -- Invisibility in the Immigration Debate Hurts Real People

(0) Comments | Posted May 7, 2013 | 2:48 PM

On May 1, I participated in a huge LGBTQ contingent in a march for immigration reform and workers' rights in honor of International Workers' Day, more commonly known as May Day. People around the world marched for workers to be treated with respect and dignity, and in many...

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How the Son of Immigrants Came Around on Immigration

(9) Comments | Posted April 30, 2013 | 5:49 PM

I used to be indifferent-verging-on-unsympathetic when it came to immigrants living in the United States without authorization.

Yes, me, the U.S. born openly gay son of working-class Salvadoran immigrant parents (one of whom lived undocumented for a few years), who knowingly had and has undocumented family members...

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