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Author: Karen Ocamb

APLA Co-Founder Matt Redman remembered at WeHo memorial

February 20, 2017

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Matt Redman, who co-founded AIDS Project Los Angeles in 1982 with Nancy Cole Sawaya, Ervin Munro and Max Drew, was...

Gay Ex-Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet charged with corruption

February 17, 2017

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BY KAREN OCAMB | The long Palm Spring sun seems to be setting on Steve Pougnet, the one-time fair-haired gay politico...

Gay author, historian Stuart Timmons dead at 60

January 28, 2017

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BY KAREN OCAMB  |  Author, historian, gay activist Stuart Timmons died Saturday morning at the Serrano North Convalescent Hospital in...

CHIRLA Seeks Extras for ‘Know Your Rights’ Video

January 28, 2017

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KAREN OCAMB | The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA), a 30-year old Los Angeles-based social justice...

CDC Cancels LGBT Youth Healthcare Summit, Despite High HIV Rates

January 26, 2017

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BY KAREN OCAMB  |  Progressives are still finding their footing since unpredictable but vengeful Donald Trump was inaugurated as the...

Women’s March draws estimated 4 million worldwide…but does it matter?

January 22, 2017

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BY KAREN OCAMB  |   The Women’s March in downtown Los Angeles swelled so significantly on Saturday, the jubilant crowd...

Women’s March in Los Angeles on Saturday

January 20, 2017

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BY KAREN OCAMB |  The day after one of the darkest inaugural addresses in American history, women and their allies...

UPDATED: Trump Inauguration marred by dark rhetoric, rain and protests

January 20, 2017

January 20, 2017 124

BY KAREN OCAMB  |   The Etch-a-Sketch of history shook the American consciousness and seemed to instantly erase LGBT visibility...

Thank You, Meryl Streep – from an LGBT journalist

January 9, 2017

January 9, 2017 165

  BY KAREN OCAMB  |  Like so many in the audience at the Golden Globes Sunday night, I held my breath...

Eric Bauman to CA LGBTs: Democrats have your back but get engaged

January 6, 2017

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BY KAREN OCAMB  |  First Lady Michelle Obama choked up delivering her final message to young people from the White...