Erika P. Rodriguez

Freelance Photographer
   
L.G.B.T.Q. Safe Spaces in Puerto Rico for The New York Times
Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Nationality: Puerto Rican
Biography: Born in the late 80s, I was raised between metropolitan city of San Juan and the green mountains of Puerto Rico. In 2009 I took a one way plane to California to complete my bachelors. After six years in the Golden State I relocated from Los... read on
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L.G.B.T.Q. Safe Spaces in Puerto Rico for The New York Times
erika p. rodriguez
Jul 8, 2019
Location: puerto rico
Hola,

I had the great opportunity to photograph the part of Puerto Rico's L.G.B.T.Q. community and their safe spaces. Take a look!

“It feels special,” said Roma Rodríguez, “to get to a place where they treat you as the human being that you are.”
 
     "A Space Where You Could Be Free"™: Puerto Rico's L.G.B.T. Groups Rebuild After a Hurricane
          Hurricane Maria doomed some of Puerto Rico's safe spaces for L.G.B.T. groups. Now they're opening new ones – and fighting new political fights.
      
 
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