Opinion

Editorials

Rizzo must go

PGN Staff    August 16, 2017

  The horrifying violence in Charlottesville, Va., has had significant reverberations throughout the country in the past few days. 

On love and marriage 

PGN Staff    August 9, 2017

PGN’s semi-annual Wedding Issue is among the staff favorites. We get the opportunity to hear local couples gush over the moment they decided to take the plunge, get a front-row...

Bully pulpit

PGN Staff    August 2, 2017

It’s easy to view President Donald Trump as a clownish caricature; however, no matter his level of blustering buffoonery, we can’t discount the effect his rhetoric is and will have...

Mark My Words

The power of no 

Mark Segal    August 9, 2017

You might have noticed that this summer has been slightly different for me, but that comes after five years of constant motion. People keep saying they can’t keep up with...

Conversion therapy is child torture

Mark Segal    August 2, 2017

To the entire LGBT community: Let’s begin as a community to state the truth without putting lipstick on a pig. Personally, it sickens me when I see someone from GLAAD...

Behind the scenes of the biz

Mark Segal    July 26, 2017

There is a belief in the newspaper biz that summer is the time for columnists to step away from issues of the day and have a conversation with their readers...

Op-Ed

Act now to advance equality

Bruce Easop    June 28, 2017

  Earlier this month, thousands of Philadelphians honored LGBTQ history, celebrated progress and affirmed our diverse identities at Pride. In the wake of these celebrations, now is the time to take...

Republican health-care bill poses dange…

Bob Casey    June 21, 2017

President Trump and Congressional Republicans recently gathered in the White House Rose Garden to celebrate the U.S. House of Representatives’ passage of legislation that will cause 14-million people to lose...

Sex as resistance

Elicia Gonzales    May 4, 2017

Sometimes it feels easy to answer the question “What is SEXx?” “It’s community events we do throughout the year on sex and sexuality,” I often reply. But that reply doesn’t...

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Advocating for our…

PGN Staff    June 14, 2017

Editor: We must urge Philadelphians and, by extension, Pennsylvanians, to support protecting LGBTQ+ students and our rights in the educational sphere. We have unique situations and experiences that our non-LGBTQ+ peers...

Letters: To mourn, or not to mourn, Just…

PGN Staff    February 25, 2016

Editor:  In February 2015, I had the unique opportunity to meet and talk with the late Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, a man whose death earlier this month will have...

Letter: On Saul Ewing's partnership with…

PGN Staff    February 18, 2016

Timothy Cwiek’s article about Saul Ewing’s partnership with TLDEF’s Name Change Project on Feb. 4 did an excellent job of describing that program and the important need that it serves...

Creep of the Week

Creep of the Week: Donald Trump  

 

At 8:55 a.m. July 26 Donald Trump tweeted: “After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow … ” 

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