December 6, 2019 The Newspaper Serving LGBT Los Angeles

Tag: Gender


22 Trans Lives Lost to Violence This Year

November 20, 2019

November 20, 2019

One this day 21 years ago, Gwendolyn Ann Smith founded Transgender Day of Remembrance to memorialize the vicious murder of...

TRANS HOMELESSNESS in LA: Social injustice, or gender identity bias?

November 20, 2019

November 20, 2019

A personal overview from a trans activist and MSW candidate from USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. By Christina...

How Lou Sullivan Created His Own Future

November 18, 2019

November 18, 2019

Newly-released diaries of the trans icon give us something to think about this Transgender Day of Remembrance. When Gwendolyn Ann...

GAY LA: When Catherine Opie Ruled LA

November 14, 2019

November 14, 2019

By Henry Giardina In the first season of the original “L Word,” art plays a bizarrely large role. For a...

Young Trans Woman Fights Homelessness After Father’s Death

July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019

For Christine Coleman, troubling news has unfortunately been a constant since childhood. But not even experiences with foster care and...

DEAR AIDAN: Disclosing HIV Positive Status?

July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019

Dear Aidan: I am HIV Positive and am jumping into the dating world. I know that there is a stigma...

COLUMN: L.A. in the Ranking of American Cities for LGBTQ+ Dating

July 24, 2019

July 24, 2019

By David Cusick Across the US, the LGBTQ+ community is becoming more widely accepted each day and each year. Still,...

LA’s LGBTQ+ Certification for Businesses

July 13, 2019

July 13, 2019

Queer business owners rejoice!  The City of Los Angeles has announced the addition of LGBTQ certification to the Los Angeles...

Crowning the Kollectin Queen

July 8, 2019

July 8, 2019

By Melanie Camp After finishing her first season on RuPaul’s Drag Race, Gia Ichikawa said she found herself confused. While...

SPOTLIGHT: Making a Difference in her Community

July 1, 2019

July 1, 2019

We’re all very familiar with the Hustle of Los Angeles. Trying to achieve all your goals while improving the community...