The final years

    October 18, 2018

It’s not the most pleasant question to think about, but at some point it must be addressed: How do you want to spend your final years of life? To the...

Leading by example

    October 11, 2018

In the absence of national leadership on LGBTQ equality, cities and even towns are stepping up to pass ordinances protecting basic rights for citizens.

Media: Stop enabling discrimination

PGN Staff    October 4, 2018

On Monday, the State Department began requiring all employees to be married in order to receive family benefits and, for overseas staff, diplomatic passports and immunity. This is a rollback from...

Mark My Words

Pride will unite us or divide us

Mark Segal    October 18, 2018

There are people like Harvey Milk, Matthew Shepard and Barbara Gittings that give meaning to our fight for equality. And there is no truer image of that struggle for equality...

Don’t cry for us, Nikki Haley

Mark Segal    October 11, 2018

Nikki Haley, one of the few sane people — and even fewer women — in top positions in the Trump administration and a former Republican South Carolina governor, resigned this...

On excellence

Mark Segal    October 4, 2018

“General excellence.” Upon hearing we’d won this category, my thoughts were, Just another award. Now that might sound jaded, but these days that seems to be the road we’re on, and...


Your path to parenthood

Dr. Daniel Kaser    October 4, 2018

I tell friends I found two loves during medical school: My husband was the first and the field of infertility, my current specialty, was the second. It was clear...

Why inclusion matters at work

Lynn Merrilees    July 12, 2018

I came out almost 30 years ago to my family and friends. Personally, I have lived my life authentically as a gay woman in a remarkable and loving relationship for...

‘Leave Jane Shull alone’

Syreeta Dymond    April 5, 2018

Jane Shull at Philadelphia FIGHT doesn’t know me. She knew my brother Brett, though. Brett had a lot of challenges. He died in 2009 at 38 after spending most of the...

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...

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