Gabriel Arana is a contributing writer at Salon. His articles on gay rights, immigration, and media have appeared in numerous publications including The American Prospect, The New Republic, The Atlantic, The Nation, Slate, and The Daily Beast. He is the recipient of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalist Association’s 2014 award for feature writing and was nominated for a GLAAD Media Award for his feature on the Proposition 8 case in California in 2010. He has been a guest on television and radio talk shows including MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow, CNN’s Starting Point with Soledad O’Brien, and NPR’s Talk of the Nation. Gabriel holds a bachelor’s degree in linguistics from Yale University. He is a native of Nogales, Arizona.


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Professional Associations

Member, National Association of Hispanic Journalists

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Member, National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association

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February 19, 2015

“Priorities in the LGBT Rights Movement”
University of Pennsylvania Law School