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Von Diaz Speaks About LGBT Homeless Youth on CUNY TV

Von Diaz

Von Diaz

A story originally reported by Von Diaz for Fi2W on LGBT homeless immigrant youth in New York continues to generate interest.  CUNY TV’s program Independent Sources included a segment this week featuring Von and one of the young people she interviewed for her piece. The story was previously picked up by New America Media and a number of other websites and blogs across the country.  Watch the segment here:


Von Diaz is a Feet in Two Worlds LGBT reporting fellow. Her work, and the work of other Fi2W fellows, is supported by the New York Community Trust and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation with additional support from the Mertz Gilmore Foundation.

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Feet in Two Worlds brings the work of immigrant and ethnic media journalists from communities across the U.S. to public radio and the web. Since 2005, this award-winning project has expanded the diversity of voices and stories on public radio by presenting the work of journalists representing a broad spectrum of immigrant communities including Arab, Bosnian, Brazilian, Chinese, Haitian, Indian, Irish, Latin American, Pakistani, Polish, and Russian immigrants. Feet in Two Worlds reporters appear on nationally-distributed public radio programs including PRI’s The World, Studio 360, and The Takeaway, American Public Media’s Marketplace and NPR’s Latino USA, as well as on public radio stations WNYC, New York Public Radio, and WDET in Detroit.