Post Tagged with: "LGBTQA"

Editorials, Opinion

Reports of hateful incidents to the BPD in 2016 were categorized by The Boston Globe.

Editorial: LGBTQA+ hate reports disheartening

Even here in Boston, it proves impossible to fully escape discrimination against LGBTQA+ people.

by × March 22, 2017 × 0 comments

City

St. Patrick’s Day Parade faces controversy after initial ban of LGBTQA+ veterans organization

St. Patrick’s Day Parade faces controversy after initial ban of LGBTQA+ veterans organization

After several days of backlash, parade organizers voted unanimously to reverse their decision and allow OUTVETS to march in the parade.

by × March 17, 2017 × 0 comments

campus, Featured Content

Asian American Heritage Week features TV drag queen

Asian American Heritage Week features TV drag queen

Events exploring Asian American LGBTQA+ identities, beauty standards and activism will take place through Saturday.

by × February 16, 2017 × 0 comments

Political Blog

Dissecting the DNC: Death to Democratic Identity Politics?

Dissecting the DNC: Death to Democratic Identity Politics?

Identity politics should be opened to include all groups.

by × February 13, 2017 × 0 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Op-ed: DeVos’s confirmation has dire, concrete implications for education

Op-ed: DeVos’s confirmation has dire, concrete implications for education

The administration is unfit even to be heard by children.

by × February 9, 2017 × 0 comments

City

Hundreds rally at State House for LGBTQA+ rights

Hundreds rally at State House for LGBTQA+ rights

Advocates and activists gathered on Beacon Hill for Saturday’s Trans and Queer Liberation Rally and March

by × January 19, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

Editorial: World AIDS Day highlights modern struggle

Editorial: World AIDS Day highlights modern struggle

Initiated in 1988, World AIDS Day, held on Dec. 1, is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic and mourning those who have died of the disease.

by × December 1, 2016 × 1 comment

City

Boston rallies for trans civil rights

Boston rallies for trans civil rights

About 50 members of the Boston transgender community gathered to protest a recent initiative aiming to repeal a trans-friendly public accommodations bill.

by × November 10, 2016 × 1 comment

City, Featured Content

Governor Baker signs transgender rights bill

Governor Baker signs transgender rights bill

Transgender individuals are legally guaranteed equal access to all public spaces and facilities after Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed a law banning discrimination against transgender people on Friday, July 8. The signing came after months of political wrangling in the State House and more than a decade of advocacy and debate over transgender rights in the state.

by × July 14, 2016 × 6 comments

Columns, Opinion

Column: No words for the tragedy in Orlando

Column: No words for the tragedy in Orlando

There is no way this column could be focused on anything but the tragedy in Orlando.

When 49 people are murdered and 53 more are injured at an LGBTQA+ club for nothing more than existing at the wrong place at the wrong time, all other topics and problems and discussions fall to the wayside. This was the deadliest shooting in United States history, and not writing about it would be almost disrespectful.

But what is there to say?

by × June 15, 2016 × 29 comments