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Dine For a Cause May 2 at Dining Out For Life St. Louis

Give back to the community while grabbing some great grub with your family and friends during this year’s 26th Annual Dining Out For Life (DOFL). To get involved, diners simply dine out at one or more of the over 100 participating restaurants of their choice on Thursday, May 2, and a portion of proceeds, ranging from […]

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Singer Reina Mora Discloses Bisexuality

As the 50th anniversary of Stonewall approaches, singer Reina Mora, with such hits as ‘Trouble’, ‘Passenger’ and her latest single ‘Screaming for the Sun”, discloses her bisexuality and speaks candidly about her sexuality and how it relates to her music. “Being bisexual has always been a part of me and I have not kept it […]

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Diverse Transgender DocuSeries Premieres

In honor of International Transgender Day of Visibility, global streaming network Revry will premiere the award-winning, Sundance-backed documentary series America in Transition (AIT), a Revry Original that explores the community, family, and social issues of trans people of color across in the United States – capturing real life for a veteran turned activist, an immigrant seeking home, a […]

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Indiana University Celebrates Successful Launch of LGBTQ+ Program

This month, the IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health ECHO Center at IUPUI is celebrating the six-month anniversary of the launch of its ECHO teleclinic focused on providing culturally competent and medically appropriate care to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The program, funded by the Indiana University Addictions Grand Challenge, launched on September […]

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First Ever Undergrad Transgender Studies Textbook Published by Harrington Park Press

“Introduction to Transgender Studies,” published earlier this month by academic LGBTQ book publisher Harrington Park Press, is the first ever introductory textbook intended for transgender/trans studies at the undergraduate level. For undergraduates/faculty, this means an enjoyable and lively classroom resource for  “Transgender 101,” when offered by their school–and very  little excuse if such a course […]

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The Muny and Missouri Historical Society Have Long Supported the LGBTQ Community

Although homosexuality was celebrated in many cultures in the past, the LGBTQ community in our culture has been kept in the closet for much of modern times. When the gay rights movement took hold in the 1960s, however, this marginalized group began enjoying increasing acceptance. In the Muny Memories exhibit on display now at the Missouri […]

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NACCHO’s 2019 Disaster Preparedness Summit Set March 26-29 Week Spotlights ‘The Evolving Threat Environment’

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), representing the nation’s nearly 3,000 local health departments, will hold its  2019 Preparedness Summit March 26-29 in St. Louis at America’s Center Convention Complex, 701 Convention Plaza. This year’s theme is “The Evolving Threat Environment” and the conference will feature experts from the healthcare and emergency management […]

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Route Announce for WorldPride NYC 2019

NYC Pride, the official host of WorldPride NYC 2019 and Stonewall 50, announces the 2019 LGBTQIA+ Pride March route, as an unprecedented number of people are expected for the events planned for June 2019. The 2019 Pride March, which commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising, will step off at noon on Sunday, […]

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