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Kavanaugh accuser delays vote

Kavanaugh accuser delays vote

Victoria Brownworth    September 20, 2018

Call it Anita Hill 2.0. Or, if you’re the Wall Street Journal, "The #MeToo Ambush of Kavanaugh," as the editorial board deemed it in a smugly dismissive editorial Sept. 18. ...

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Details of Chaput’s madness

Mark Segal    September 20, 2018

Philly Archbishop Chaput and his wacky “pray-the-gay-away” campaign has scheduled workshops for his priests — sort of a how-to session. Please take note, ACT UP, along with those who care...

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Who lives, who dies, who tells our story?

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Who lives, who dies, who tells our story?

Gwendolyn Smith    September 20, 2018

One of the most important things for a trans person is their identity. We live in a world that is constantly, doggedly, trying to strip that away from us. We...

Judge allows ballistics evidence in trans-related murder trial

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Judge allows ballistics evidence in trans-related murder trial

Tim Cwiek    September 20, 2018

A Philadelphia judge this week denied a prosecution request to exclude ballistics evidence in the upcoming trial of Matthew J. White, accused of murdering a trans woman’s boyfriend last year...

Antar in Wonderland: Philadelphia ballroom and house scene

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Antar in Wonderland: Philadelphia ballroom and house scene

Antar Bush    September 20, 2018

Balls and house scene developed out of the Harlem renaissance, when all colors would compete in drag competitions. However, when Black and Latino drag queens begin to face discrimination, they...

How I got to coach Rehoboth’s Gay Games team

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How I got to coach Rehoboth’s Gay Games team

Fay Jacobs    September 13, 2018

Let’s face it, it’s tough to compete with the job Team Philadelphia did in the Gay Games in Paris, France, Aug. 4-12. In case you missed it, the 60 LGBT-identified...

Local film screenings to benefit Philly AIDS Thrift

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Local film screenings to benefit Philly AIDS Thrift

Larry Nichols    September 13, 2018

Local out comedian and performer James Bradford is hosting two film screenings to benefit Philly AIDS Thrift, Sept. 19 at PhilaMOCA and Sept. 26 at The Trestle Inn. This isn’t Bradford’s...

A musical memorial for local singer

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A musical memorial for local singer

Miranda Lankas    September 13, 2018

The William Way LGBT Community Center will host a memorial for Ghosha D’Aguanno, local pop singer and songwriter, Sept. 16. She died in April from complications from cancer. The memorial will...

Podcast picks for LGBTQ parents

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Podcast picks for LGBTQ parents

Suzannah Cavanaugh    September 13, 2018

 Wherever you are in parenthood — trying, expecting, raising, chasing — you’re busy. So, if you’re looking for advice, say, navigating IVF or your toddler’s terrible twos, it’s got to...

Queer-focused midwifery expands in West Philly

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Queer-focused midwifery expands in West Philly

Suzannah Cavanaugh    September 13, 2018

Ray Rachlin, certified professional midwife and owner of Refuge Midwifery, is celebrating the one year anniversary of her home-birth practice and its expansion. Refuge’s new office space open its doors...

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