Opinion

Editorials

A wolf in sheep’s clothing

Jess Bryant    November 13, 2019

Over the years, PGN has reported on many of the University of Pennsylvania’s LGBTQ initiatives. We have an arts feature this week about the Ivy League school’s annual transgender and...

Election victories for LGBTQ candidates

Jess Bryant    November 7, 2019

Tuesday’s elections proved successful for LGBTQ candidates. Of the 200 known LGBTQ candidates running in elections, 99 were declared winners by Wednesday evening. Those endorsed by the Victory Fund included...

General election endorsements

Mark Segal    October 31, 2019

In this year’s mayoral race, it is easy to endorse the most pro-LGBT equality ally that this community has ever known, Jim Kenney.  Since arriving on the political stage when...

Mark My Words

Hallmark, Lifetime, the gay question

Mark Segal    November 13, 2019

Like me, I'm sure you're beginning to think about the holidays. The Hallmark Channel and Lifetime are already running holiday romance movies 24/7. This year, not only do they have...

Why Sen. Mitch McConnell wants impeachme…

Mark Segal    November 11, 2019

You most likely think the headline is a mistake, but I assure you it’s not. Let’s face some interesting facts. McConnell is a politician, and every politician likes power, some...

Real political power and you

Mark Segal    October 31, 2019

Have you ever thought about combining politics and a hobby with community service, and at the same time being a cog in the wheel that could bring us all equality?...

Op-Ed

Americans need — and deserve — universal…

Victoria Brownworth    November 14, 2019

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 133 million Americans have chronic illnesses — diabetes, asthma, HIV, cancer, heart disease, autoimmune diseases. At more than 40 percent of the...

Katie Hill is the victim of a sexual dou…

Victoria Brownworth    October 31, 2019

Rep. Katie Hill (D-CA) was among the wave of women and LGBT people elected to Congress in the 2018 midterms. Endorsed by former President Barack Obama, Hill trounced the Republican...

Lesbians are under threat — yet denied …

Victoria Brownworth    October 24, 2019

We don't talk much about the unique threats to lesbians when we discuss LGBTQ rights issues, either domestic or foreign. The pandemic of corrective rapes and honor killings of lesbians...

Letters to the Editor

Letters To the Editor: International boy…

PGN Staff    August 29, 2019

 If we’re going to boycott another nation’s products for human rights abuses, how about Saudi Arabia? They aren’t exactly friends to LGBT people and are god awful to women, and...

Letters to the Editor - 5/25/19

PGN Staff    May 23, 2019

Dear Editor: For what my opinion is worth, I would not ask Brian Sims to resign.  I would be surprised if he has enough believers to get re-elected, assuming he would...

Clear distinction between LGBTQ discrimi…

denise    March 21, 2019

Letter to the Editor: As a longtime New Jersey resident, I was interested to see the PGN editorial last week (March 15-21) on the latest events from the Chick-fil-A saga...

Political Cartoon

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