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Gay attorney alleges workplace bias

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Gay attorney alleges workplace bias

Tim Cwiek    March 5, 2015

Jeffrey S. Downs, a gay attorney, says antigay workplace bias and retaliation cost him a lucrative job offer, and he’s suing in state and federal courts.

Brief filed in Morris open-records case

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Brief filed in Morris open-records case

Tim Cwiek    March 5, 2015

PGN filed a legal brief in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court this week, seeking complete dispatch records from the District Attorney’s Office pertaining to the Nizah Morris incident.

Site maps HIV in Philadelphia

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Site maps HIV in Philadelphia

Ryan Kasley    March 5, 2015

The first organization to map the HIV care continuum, from infection to suppression, has recently released data for several major U.S. cities including Philadelphia.

William Way to host older-adult job fair

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William Way to host older-adult job fair

Jen Colletta    March 5, 2015

Nearly two-dozen companies from throughout the region will converge at William Way LGBT Community Center next week to connect with LGBT and ally older adults seeking employment.

IBA marks Women's History Month

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IBA marks Women's History Month

Jen Colletta    March 5, 2015

The Independence Business Alliance, the region’s LGBT chamber of commerce, will bring together five local women next week to talk about how they overcame challenges to secure success.

March ushers in month of bi health awareness

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March ushers in month of bi health awareness

Ray Simon    March 5, 2015

Bisexual Health Awareness Month (BHAM) got off to a lively start March 2.

LGBT-inclusive cyberbullying bill clears House

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LGBT-inclusive cyberbullying bill clears House

Ryan Kasley    February 26, 2015

LGBT inclusive anti-cyberbullying legislation cleared the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Monday.

Black Madam stands trial

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Black Madam stands trial

Jen Colletta    February 26, 2015

The trial opened last week for the transgender woman accused of giving a fatal silicone injection to a British tourist.