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From Bayard Rustin to Blossom C. Brown

15 Black LGBTQ Activists and Advocates

In honor of both King and Rustin’s legacies, qnotes is highlighting the contributions of 15 black LGBTQ leaders who have made, or are still making, an indelible mark on our history.

Quick Hits 01.26.18

Actor and activist Omar Sharif Jr. opened up in an op-ed for Hornet entitled “A Voice for the Voiceless: Amidst a Brutal Crackdown, This Gay Egyptian Looks for Hope.” The piece shared what it is like being a gay Egyptian in the public eye and the weight it carries both in the U.S. and in …

Painting in rainbow colors

Local illustrator contributes to a growing canon of LGBTQ-themed children’s literature

Just in time for the holidays, a number of children’s book writers have some thoughtful and entertaining contributions for gift giving for the younger set.

Disaster relief

Letters to the Editor

A qnotes reader wrote about how the LGBTQ community should consider preparing for disasters and the future.