In The News

"Deja Lynn Alvarez Seeks to Become First Trans Latina State Lawmaker"

The Advocate, May 13, 2022

"These Latinas Running for Office Are Leading the Fight Against Abortion Restrictions"

Mitu, May 11, 2022

"Deja Alvarez could be the nation’s first openly transgender, Latina state legislator"
The Hill, April 22, 2022

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LGBTQNation, April 5, 2022
10 LGBTQ Women Running to Make History This Year

Hall Monitor on WPPM, March 30, 2022

Sandyland Podcast with Sandra Bernhard, March 17, 2022

"Make it Plain with Mark Thompson Podcast," March 1, 2022

"You Can't Beat Blue," February 16, 2022

"Death By Incarceration Podcast," February 8, 2022

"Dozens of LGBTQ candidates are already slated to run for both state and federal offices, but here are five who could break through the rainbow ceiling and make queer history."

"These 5 trailblazing LGBTQ politicians are running to make history in 2022"
LGBTQNation, December 27, 2021


Metro, November 4, 2021
Op-ed: Constituents need state reps who answer their calls

 

"Deja Lynn Alvarez is ready to fight all the way to the PA state capital"
Al Dia News, November 1, 2021


"How the Rainbow Wave of LGBTQ Politicians is Changing the Political Landscape"
NBC News, October 12, 2021


"Deja The Disrupter: Philly’s Deja Alvarez plans to shake things up in Harrisburg."
City and State PA, October 12, 2021

 

Trans Activist Fights Back Against Police Harassment and Winds Up Changing the System


"OP:ED: Let's Stop Focusing on Disaster Cleanup"
Philadelphia Citizen, September 23, 2021


"OP:ED: Tackling Philly’s high energy burden can help shore up against storms"
Philadelphia Inquirer. September 13, 2021


"Deja Alvarez Could Become the First Out Trans Latina Member of the Pennsylvania House"
LGBTQNation, September 4, 2021


"Good Morning America Inspiration List: Who's Making Pride History in 2021"

"Deja Lynn Alvarez Announces Historic Campaign"
QBurgh, May 16, 2021


"Public health advocate aims to be first transgender person elected to Pa. house"
NorthCentralPA.com, May 4, 2021


"LGBTQ organizer Deja Alvarez steps up for Rep. Brian Sims’ Philly House seat"
Pennsylvania Capital Star, April 30, 2021


"Alvarez announces run for Pa. House"
Philadelphia Gay News, April 29, 2021

 

"Biden Choosing Dr. Levine Important for Trans Visibility"
NBC10 Philadelphia, January 2021

"Deja Lynn Alvarez Announces Candidacy For City Council At-Large"
CBS Philly, January 2019

"LGBT Priorities Beyond Marriage: Deja Lynn Alvarez"

WHYY, 2015