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Political immunity

PGN Staff    November 15, 2017

We live in an age where news that the president’s son communicated directly with what has been deemed a hostile foreign intelligence agency is just par for the course for...

One year later, what have we learned?

PGN Staff    November 9, 2017

Just about a year ago, this editorial carried the headline “What the fuck?” That sobering statement still pretty much sums up our feelings.

How not to come out

PGN Staff    November 1, 2017

Many people in the LGBT community will agree that coming out is an intensely personal and individual process. As a community whose members have faced so many years of judgment...

Mark My Words

Human-rights blackout

Mark Segal    November 15, 2017

Much has been made of the lack of attention to human rights by President Trump on his recent excursion to Asia.

Reaching the top of the journalism ladde…

Mark Segal    November 9, 2017

At the end of my father’s life we’d get together and, when we did, Dad would always say, “So, what was your day like?” or “What have you been doing?”...

With Pence the lapdog, is a Trump impeac…

Mark Segal    November 1, 2017

Is it not obvious by now who is controlling President Donald Trump and his anti-LGBT crusade? Vice President Mike Pence, who made a national name for himself as governor of...

Op-Ed

It’s time to be counted

Stephen A. Glassman    August 16, 2017

What we are witnessing in Charlottesville is nothing short of a brazen attempt to return America to an era of Jim Crow, separate and unequal for minorities and women, intimidating...

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...

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: Franklin Graham

“Wonder Woman” made me gay. At least, that’s what I like to tell people. Since I am old, I’m, of course, talking about the TV show starring Lynda Carter, not the movie starring Gal Gadot (though I did see the movie and, if anything, it just made me more gay). The TV show didn’t have a gay storyline or anything, it’s just that Carter’s Wonder Woman was sexy and strong AF, and I was all about it.

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