In a historic vote Wednesday, March 25th, the US Senate confirmed Dr. Rachel Levine to be the Assistant Health Secretary of the US Dept of Health and Human Services. Levine is the first openly Transgender federal official in the history of the United States, and many see her confirmation as a glimpse at brighter days ahead.more
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the term "unsung hero" was tossed around a lot, as average yet extraordinary people struggled to find alternative means of survival because the government failed to protect them.
To a whole generation of gay men, this experience had an eerily more
ATLANTA (March 20, 2021) - The shootings at three Atlanta-area spas and massage parlors on March 16 have left members of the LGBTQ Asian American and Pacific Islander community deeply shaken and angry.
A gunman killed eight people when he opened fire at Young's Asian Mmore
The tragic incidents that took place last week in Atlanta are another example of the terrible increase in hate crimes perpetrated against Asian American communities. The GSBA stands in solidarity against the racism, hatred, and violence that resulted in the March 16 murder of eight people, including six Asmore
A song stylist is a singer with a distinctive or original style. Fort Lauderdale's own Davide [pronounced Dah-ví-day] Durrell McGonigle has expressed his love for the art for decades, having done commercials, theater, television, film, and even some nude modeling. "I am an entertamore
If you consider that one person on death row has been proven innocent for every nine people executed in the US, it becomes easy to see the alarming rate at which innocent people have been sentenced to death. People have a habit of viewing all death row inmates as less than human - andmore
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (March 17, 2021) - Attorney and longtime LGBTQ rights advocate Dean Trantalis, who is serving as the first openly gay mayor of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., came under criticism by LGBTQ activists this week for backing and signing a proclamation approved by the Fort Lauderdmore
SYDNEY, Australia (March 21, 2021) - A 61-year-old constable named Mark Follington is on trial for allegedly falsifying records connected to his violent May 2019 arrest of 25-year-old transgender woman Anya Bradford.
Follington recently admitted in court that he suspectedmore
SEATTLE (March 23, 2021) - Picture yourself at the airport: the excited rush of people coming and going. The roar of planes taking off. Familiar sights of suitcases, pilots, people lining up, and - the enchanting sounds of opera?!
Following the fall premieres from choreographers Jessica Lang and Penny Saunders, the commore
Seattle Symphony announces 2021-22 season masterworks
SEATTLE - Seattle Symphony Music Director Thomas Dausgaard and President and CEO Krishna Thiagarajan [have] announced a return to live concerts for the 2021-22 season. The new season brings spectacular Opening Night, Masterworks, and Untuxed series concerts to Benaroya Hall; season programming for additional series will be announced this sprmore
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