Tag: LGBT

LGBT immigrants

De Leon: Welcoming LGBT Migrants Fleeing Persecution

LGBT immigrants often undergo the integration process alone, shunned by religious and other communities that form a safety net for many newly arrived immigrants. A new guide offers practical, step-by-step guidance on welcoming LGBT refugees in the U.S.

Broadview Detention Center - Photo: Carrie Sloan

The Plight of LGBT Immigrant Detainees

Advocates and politicians are calling for a government investigation into the alleged abuse of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender immigrants being held in detention centers.