AIDS Action Now calls for halt to deportation of active member of Latino LGBT community from deportation
Herberth Menendez, a gay refugee claimant living with HIV faces
deportation to Mexico despite facing violence, stigma and discrimination
if sent back.
Written By: Rob Salerno
Members of AIDS Action Now and Latinos Positivos held a vigil in Yonge-Dundas Square Nov 8 to protest the possible deportation of Herberth Menendez, an HIV-positive Mexican asylum seeker who has been living in Canada since 2007.