Honduras Gay Rights Activist Rene Martinez Murdered
Prominent LGBT activist murdered in Honduras
Rene was a brilliant LGBT political leader in Honduras
René Martínez, 40, was president of Comunidad Gay Sampredrana, a San Pedro Sula-based LGBT advocacy group that worked throughout northern Honduras. He also ran an outreach center in Chamelecón through Youth Alliance Honduras, an organization that is part of an anti-violence program the U.S. Agency for International Development helped to develop.