October 13, 2019 The Newspaper Serving LGBT Los Angeles

Category: POLITICS


U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Urges Congress to Support LGBTQ+ Rights

December 20, 2018

December 20, 2018

Last week, by majority vote, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights urged the 116th Congress to prioritize civil rights issues...

Can Kevin Hart Change? Why This Comedian Won’t Apologize for Past Homophobic Slurs

December 17, 2018

December 17, 2018

After weeks of controversy, Kevin Hart gets a defender. We’ve lived through this kind of thing before. A public hero...

Los Angeles LGBTQ+ Community Supports Immigration Rights

December 10, 2018

December 10, 2018

By Christian Balderas It’s not news that the Trump Administration’s actions and rhetoric vehemently denounce undocumented immigration into the United...

President Trump’s Footnote Nullifies LGBTQ+ Provision in NAFTA Replacement

December 5, 2018

December 5, 2018

President Donald Trump has rendered a  North America trade agreement’s LGBTQ provisions meaningless by a footnote. The trade deal replacing...

Long Beach City Officials authorize policies protecting transgender and gender nonconforming citizens

December 5, 2018

December 5, 2018

Councilmember Rex Richardson, in collaboration with the LB LGBTQ+ Center, create legislation which combats discrimination and upholds inclusivity. By Jorge...

Trump Tries To Fast-Track Trans Military Ban

November 28, 2018

November 28, 2018

Just in time for the Holidays. Presumably unhappy with the results of the recent election, President Donald Trump is trying...

40 Years After Harvey Milk’s Death: Where Are We Now?

November 27, 2018

November 27, 2018

About 41 years ago, first openly gay elected official Harvey Milk made history after winning a seat on the San...

COLUMN: Why the “Rainbow Wave” at the 2018 Midterm Election Matters for Future Queer Generations

November 13, 2018

November 13, 2018

By Elijah Root Sanchez The 2018 midterm election has been considered the most diverse election in terms of candidates and...

A Breakdown of What all the LGBTQ+ Midterm Election Victories Mean

November 8, 2018

November 8, 2018

The Blue Wave that swept through the U.S. House certainly had a rainbow tinge to it, and the victories didn’t...

Top 10 Nationwide LGBTQ Victories in the Midterm Elections

November 7, 2018

November 7, 2018

With the dust settling on yesterday’s midterm election results, it seems there is hope on the horizon for LGBTQ+ representation...