August 13, 2020 at 9:59 am EDT | by Staff reports
A conversation with Puerto Rico LGBTQ activist
Waves Ahead Executive Director Wilfred Labiosa, second from right, participates in the official opening of SAGE’s Puerto Rico chapter in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in 2018. Labiosa on Aug. 12, 2020, spoke with the Washington Blade via Zoom from his home in the U.S. commonwealth. (Photo courtesy of Sandra Guerrero)

The Washington Blade on Wednesday interviewed the executive director of a Puerto Rico LGBTQ advocacy group.

Waves Ahead Executive Director Wilfred Labiosa spoke with International News Editor Michael K. Lavers via Zoom from his home in San Juan. The coronavirus’ impact on LGBTQ Puerto Ricans and people with HIV/AIDS and the U.S. commonwealth’s recovery from Hurricane Maria are among the topics they discussed.

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