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LGBT sports leagues in North Carolina offer competition, recreation

Carolinas’s sports teams provide camaraderie, great exercise

Sports, like art, is one of those activities almost everyone takes part in during childhood only to drop it upon entering adulthood. Especially when it comes to organized sports, many believe if they are not in the pros, or if they do not fit a certain jock stereotype, there is no place for them. That is not the case.

An hour with EEOC Commissioner Charlotte A. Burrows

Part 1 of 2: Priorities Overview

During the week of April 17, I was invited to attend a Meet and Greet with one of the nation’s five Employment Equal Opportunity Commission (EEOC) commissioners, Charlotte A. Burrows, in the EEOC s downtown Raleigh, N.C., office.

Ask lambda legal: My child just came out to me, now what?

My daughter recently came out as lesbian, and while I was shocked at first, I want to be there for her and be supportive. But to be honest, I don’t know where to start, or what the best resources are for more information. There is so much online, and I m not sure what to trust. What do you recommend?

Going back to Egypt

Guest Commentary

We come together for a multi-faith service. We all come from different faiths and some of us come from no formal religious faith at all. I can understand. Sometimes having faith is hard, especially in recent weeks living in North Carolina.

Why do we all need someone to hate on?

…and now in North Carolina, it's transgender people

There has been so much written recently about the horrific anti-LGBT bill that passed in North Carolina, I decided to write a blog about the larger systemic societal and political issue that has led to this.

The x-y-z of being LGBT

Subgroups help to further define one’s sexual orientation, identity and expression

Being an LGBT individual can often be a challenging experience. And, in today’s world, labels and explanations are rampant, even if one does not like being categorized by any number of them.