For many LGBTQ DREAMers, being undocumented and LGBTQ produces yet another barrier, and a second coming out. Undocumented LGBT leaders who have played a major role in making remarkable gains in the immigrant advocacy movement. Through their advocacy, these leaders are not only inspiring and empowering others to come out as both LGBT and undocumented (no small feat, since it puts them at risk of deportation), but they are helping to further understanding between the two movements to create a fair and equitable society for all.
LGBT people can be undocumented immigrants. Undocumented immigrants can be LGBT.