Global Roundup: Mexico LGBTQ Soup Kitchen…

Curated by FG contributor Samiha Hossain ALEJANDRA GUZMAN, THE KITCHEN’S GREETER AND ACCOUNTANT. PHOTOS BY LUIS PIMENTEL via VICE Manos Amigues is Mexico City’s first soup kitchen by and for the LGBTQ community. People of all ages, genders, and sexualities dine side by side on iridescent tablecloths, between walls adorned with work by queer and transgender artists, as Mexican cantina music shuffles with disco on the speakers. Manos Amigues means “helping hands,” a phrase that typically uses the gendered word amiga, but here is rendered with a gender-neutral alternative, amigue.

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