People of Color

Issues impacting LGBT communities of color

New York Times profiles trans people in pop culture

The New York Times published a piece highlighting trans people making waves in the pop culture world. The piece profiles model Valentijn de Hingh, artists Rhys Ernst and Zackary Drucker, author and advocate Janet Mock, and Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox.

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Locals rally to mourn slain Texas couple as new details come to light

While national mainstream outlets continue to lag in reporting on the story, Britney and Crystal's local community and grassroots groups are continuing tireless efforts to organize, to find answers.

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How not to hold a commentator accountable starring Fox News' Jeanine Pirro

He made it perfectly clear that LGBT people are who he wants to stop, and was quite happy to make opposition to LGBT rights his sole reason for impeaching a sitting U.S. Attorney General. But what did the Fox News host say to challenge him? Nothing.

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Ugandan LGBT advocates challenge draconian law in court

Ugandan LGBT advocates, working together under a group called Civil Society Coalition on Human Rights and Constitutional Law, have filed a petition, challenging the validity of the draconian new anti-LGBT law that was signed into law hastily earlier this year.

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March 11, 2014

Sylvia Rivera Law Project draws crowd to honor transgender artists

​Sylvia Rivera Law Project hosted their annual art auction, Small Works for Big Change over the weekend, featuring transgender artists who have been or who are currently incarcerated.

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