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    March 13, 2015

    Historic Black LGBTQ Intergenerational D...

    If Bayard Rustin were alive today he certainly would have been proud as Boston’s LGBTQ communities held discussions on the film “Selma”. Flashba...
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    March 13, 2015

    Underneath it All: Gwen Stefani

    Gwen Stefani on ‘late’ introduction to the gay community, teaching her kids individuality and why she’s politically private From bed in her Los ...
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    March 13, 2015

    Finding the Right Home Improvement Loan

    With spring right around the corner, and (hopefully) better weather on the way, many of us may begin looking into doing some spring-cleaning. Others m...
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Historic Black LGBTQ Intergenerational Discussion on “Selma”

If Bayard Rustin were alive today he certainly would have been proud as Boston’s LGBTQ communities held discussions on the film “Selma”. Flashback Sunday, a social group for LGBTQ Elders…

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i-Music: It’s the Women

Bette Midler is no stranger to girl-group songs. Beginning with “Leader of the Pack,” “Chapel of Love” and “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” from her first album, 1972’s The Divine Miss…

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National News: March 2015

Gay Marriage Debate Still on in Nebraska Amid Appeals United States District Judge Joseph Bataillon has declared Nebraska’s statewide ban on same sex marriages unconstitutional. However, just days before marriage…

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Finding the Right Home Improvement Loan

With spring right around the corner, and (hopefully) better weather on the way, many of us may begin looking into doing some spring-cleaning. Others may be looking into making some…

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Underneath it All: Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani on ‘late’ introduction to the gay community, teaching her kids individuality and why she’s politically private From bed in her Los Angeles home, Gwen Stefani insists she doesn’t…

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International News: March 2015

Trans Lawmaker Announces Bid for Polish Presidency Transgender lawmaker Anna Grodzka announced her bid to become the next president of Poland, breaking fresh ground in the conservative Catholic country. The…

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Seeing in the Dark: Gay Bars in Dire Need of Disability Training

Nothing arouses my senses quite like a lively party. In gay bars, there are a multitude of things that scream out, “It’s time! It’s time to relax and have fun!”…

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It’s Not About Your Weight, It’s About Your Health

Weight is a very complicated issue in our society. On the one hand, we have a very influential media that puts forth a very, shall we say, “narrow” standard of…

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Network News: March 2015

Mark your calendars! 2015 LGBT Network Gala to take place at a new and exciting venue! Big and exciting changes are set for this year’s LGBT Network Gala, scheduled to…

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Screen Savor: Sci-Fi High

In 2014, Scarlett Johansson appeared determined to get science fiction out of her system. In Jonathan Glazer’s Under The Skin, Johansson played an alien feasting on lonely men. For Luc Besson’s…

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Stating the Obvious

This January, President Barack Obama ascended to the speaker’s rostrum in the chamber of the United States House of Representatives to deliver the 2015 State of the Union address to…

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If I Had a Hammer…

When not moonlighting as the writer of a parenting column, I spend my days as a construction supervisor at Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk. As you may know, Habitat builds…

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Fix It

   Early in the morning of the 28th of December, a 17-year-old trans woman by the name of Leelah Alcorn was struck and killed by a semi-truck on Interstate 71…

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Remembering Mildred’s Loving Spirit

    On this Valentine’s Day, I am reminded of no greater challenge to marriage equality than same-sex marriage that many LGBTQ activists are still struggling for in their states. However, the…

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Seeing in the Dark: The Funny Side: An Interview with Gay and Disabled Comedian Greg Walloch

   As a person with a physical disability, I’m often told by members of the LGBTQ community that I’m inspirational, a role model, and even a miracle (the latter one…