March 31, 2020 The Newspaper Serving LGBT Los Angeles


Women’s March in Los Angeles on Saturday

January 20, 2017

January 20, 2017 214

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

Inequality and injustice for Transgender people

December 15, 2016

December 15, 2016 156

BY JACQUELINE CARAVES, PHD |  Trans people experience injustice and discrimination in every realm of their lives. Violence against the Trans community...

Anti-LGBT North Carolina Republican incumbent Governor finally concedes to Democrat

December 5, 2016

December 5, 2016 134

BY STAFF  |  North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has conceded his bid for reelection to challenger Roy Cooper after a...

Iran’s Treatment of Trans People: A Double Edged Sword

November 15, 2016

November 15, 2016 330

BY KEVIN SCHUMACHER  (aka Hossein Alizedah)  |  Iran – an Islamic theocracy that criminalizes consensual same-sex relations, forces women to...

Israel’s First Out Transgender Officer Gets Personal at Congregation Kol Ami

June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016 661

BY KAREN OCAMB  |   America left behind transgender individuals serving in the U.S. military when Congress repealed “Don’t Ask, Don’t...

Pioneer: Connie Norman

June 8, 2016

June 8, 2016 12

BY KAREN OCAMB  |  “That’s Big Red over there. The tall one with the red hair,” one of a gaggle...

Meet Michaela Mendelsohn

May 14, 2016

May 14, 2016 5

  BY ROBERT WILLIAMS | Michaela Mendelsohn is a gal on the go, or more correctly, a gal on the...

Subway violated civil rights, LA transgender woman claims

February 24, 2016

February 24, 2016 841

BY REBEKAH KEARN (Court News Service)  |  A Subway restaurant employee harassed a transgender woman by calling her “sir” and falsely...

Transgender Rights

October 22, 2015

October 22, 2015 838

Governor Jerry Brown signed into law four bills during this year’s legislative session that expand rights for transgender people. Jurors...

Trans Women are 49 Times More Likely to Have HIV

October 8, 2015

October 8, 2015 899

BY DIANE ANDERSON-MINSHALL  |  Let me tell you about a woman I met. Let’s call her Trina. On the surface, we...