The day after the inauguration, the Women’s March on Washington brought 500,000 demonstrators to the National Mall to affirm women’s rights and for many, to protest the new Trump administration.
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Hillary Clinton will defend racial equality and if elected, says lawyer and community activist Aileen Johnson.
The Youth Suicide Prevention and School Climate Survey Act of 2016 draws teacher focus to vulnerable student populations via new training programs that will begin October 2016.
The “Out of the Closet, Out of a Home” forum focused on youth homelessness, as 50% of homeless youth in DC identify as LGBTQ.
I have nothing against people that may be going through changes. I work at a gym. Our company does its best not to discriminate. We… Read more »
When I was 12, my sister told my mother I was gay. I didn’t have the words to express I was transgender. My mom threw… Read more »
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser made news in January, announcing $50,000 in grant-funding to support adding more beds and supports to community-based providers serving lesbian, gay,… Read more »
Consuella Lopez, business owner and hairstylist, loves her work. She loves the freedom to be herself, unapologetically. “If you don’t like it, fine. I’m tired… Read more »
There’s a segment of society that walks around feeling victimized and violated. They view America as a racist imperialist country. You can’t win with that… Read more »
Alcee Hastings (D-FL) and Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) hosted a briefing of the Congressional Homelessness Caucus on homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ)… Read more »
Laze Ma coats her eyes with dark liner, adding a few sparkles for fun. She dabs her lips with plum gloss and picks out her… Read more »
On March 29, I was listening to “The Frank Ski Show” on Howard University Radio WHUR-FM 96.3, hosted by Mo Ivory. The topic was about… Read more »
I was dismayed to read an incorrect and disrespectful statement in an article by Vendor Jeffrey McNeil in the last edition. Mr. McNeil wrote, “Once… Read more »
On Monday June 2, dozens of New Yorkers gathered in Washington Square Park to rally for more beds for the homeless youth, especially for those… Read more »
There are many advocates who focus on the mistreatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the U.S., but never give it any… Read more »
Over the past 10 years, the hot topic of same-sex marriage has many people going back-and-forth. There are people in the United States who are… Read more »
The African drumbeat reverberated through the place of worship as selected audience members stood one by one to speak for those being honored and remembered…. Read more »
When Matthew Shepard died fifteen years ago, LGBT people were not as widely understood or accepted as they are today. The brutal 1998 murder of… Read more »
Across America, there is a growing awareness of the challenges faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth. These vulnerable young people are telling… Read more »
Wisconsin democrat representatives Mark Pocan and Gwen Moore introduced legislation to increase funding, support and research on the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT)… Read more »