Alfredo Morales Candiani, activist for LGBTTTIQ + rights, dies in Mérida

Photo: (La jornada maya)

Merida, Yucatan, (September 20, 2021).- This Saturday 18th, the activist for the rights of the LGBTTTIQ + community Alfredo Morales Candiani passed away, presumably because of Covid-19. Through social networks, his friends notified his death.

The news shocked friends and former students, who since days past provided their support, as he was fighting the virus in a hospital in Mérida.

Alfredo Candiani, as he was known, was a chemical engineer dedicated to teaching and an activist in favor of the human rights of groups in vulnerable situations. He was also a candidate for mayor of Mérida for Morena in the last elections.

Source: La jornada maya