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Creep of the Week: One Million Moms

American Girl dolls are pretty ubiquitous these days. These expensive dolls have an endless collection of accessories and outfits that your stimulus check won’t...

Piecemeal protections are not good enough

Last week, the Department of Housing and Urban Development announced that they will begin investigating “all complaints of sex discrimination, including discrimination because of...

Exhibit explores the lives of LGBTQ seniors

Not Another Second, a recently opened exhibit and short film in New York City, celebrates the lives of LGBT+ seniors with a collection of...

Sex education org hosts virtual fashion show

The nonprofit Prevention Meets Fashion (PMF), in partnership with ONE® Condoms, will host its 4th condom-centric fashion show during February’s National Condom Month. The...

Transgender nursing assistant sues rehab facility

A transgender nursing assistant has filed suit against PowerBack Rehabilitation, alleging anti-LGBT mistreatment and wrongful discharge at the Center City rehabilitation facility The 140-bed facility...

“Nowhere” reveals a relationship tested by immigration issues

Brothers David and Francisco Salazar’s engrossing film, “Nowhere,” now available on DVD and VOD, artfully considers the sacrifices a couple will — or will...

Silver Fox Fever: An Interview with Russell Tovey

Russell Tovey steamed up screens as Jonathan Groff’s hunky boss on the HBO series “Looking,” about an intimate group of gay and queer friends...

Biden halts anti-LGBT rule from Trump era

LGBT advocates are praising a decision by the Biden administration to halt the implementation of a new federal rule that would have permitted social-service...

Horoscopes: Feb. 12 – 18, 2021

Aries: In the middle of the end of Mercury retrograde, an energetic slump and creative roadblock can be inevitable. This week you may have...

Creep of the Week: Marjorie Taylor Greene

Pop Quiz: Which of the following are things that Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene believes? Forest fires are started intentionally by Jewish space lasers; Covid-19 is...

Biden, Blinken pledge focus on global lgbt rights

President Joe Biden has issued an historic commitment to promoting LGBT+ rights internationally, with Secretary of State Antony Blinken committing to upholding LGBT+ rights...

Ashley Marie Robillard: Art through song

The conductor Leopold Stokowski once said that “a painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.” If that’s the case,...

LGBTQ seniors at JCAA get Covid-19 vaccinations

Residents of the John C. Anderson LGBT-friendly Senior Apartments received their first doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine last week, with second doses scheduled...

Queer leaders of color discuss shortfalls of HIV and COVID-19 response

Black and Latinx Community Control of Health, a local organization for LGBTQ+ people of color, held its second symposium on Feb. 6, National Black...

Black leaders helm LGBTQ orgs in historic first

Black History Month is a celebration of Black excellence and Black leadership, including within the LGBTQ community. For the first time in LGBTQ history,...

AIDS Memorial Quilt honors Black lives lost to HIV/AIDS

In honor of Black History Month, the National AIDS Memorial Project and the AIDS Memorial Quilt is displaying 56 panels commemorating Black lives lost...

The reasons LGBTQ people have more health problems

Last week, a newly released CDC report found that LGBTQ people have a higher prevalence of health conditions — such as asthma, cancer, heart...

Representation Moves Forward

Representation of LGBTQ people and families in children’s media has taken several recent steps forward, even as these advances remind us how far we...

Federal judge issues anti-LGBT ruling

A federal judge recently issued a ruling that has the potential of expanding religious carve-outs for anti-LGBT employers, despite last year’s Supreme Court decision...

Being or Becoming

Like many, I watch more than my fair share of videos on YouTube, usually going between various cooking programs, music videos, and the occasional...

COVID-19

Women lost all the jobs in December

In the December monthly jobs report from the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), it was revealed that the US lost 140,000 jobs...