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LGBTQ+ column: Using the election to reflect on the good

November 23, 2016

Tuesday’s results left me speechless. I’ve heard countless individuals express what this election means for LGBTQ+ individuals. While adults vocalized anxiety over marriage rights and President-elect Trump’s promotion of a culture of hate, I starting thinking about the millions of ...

LGBTQ+ column: Exploring the inner gay club culture

October 26, 2016

Geoff Williams, a writer for Entrepreneur Magazine, listed LGBTQ+ clubs as one of the ten types of businesses that will be extinct by 2017, claiming there’s no longer a need for safe spaces for queer individuals to hang out. Acceptance of gay people has grown in the last decade, but these clubs ...