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A Coming Out Day crisis? Not really.

When people come out, it’s not about politics. It’s about them and their identity. You shouldn’t take one person’s individual choice and claim it for your movement.

by × October 13, 2017 × 0 comments

campus

To celebrate LGBTQA+ history month, SGA raised a newly designed pride flag over Centennial Common Oct. 2./ Photo by Dylan Shen
To celebrate LGBTQA+ history month, SGA raised a newly designed pride flag over Centennial Common Oct. 2./ Photo by Dylan Shen

Modern pride flag flies over Centennial

A redesigned pride flag was raised above Centennial Common Oct. 2 in recognition of LGBTQA+ history month. The new flag features brown and black bands above the iconic rainbow stripes to highlight the experiences of people of color within the LGTBQA+ community and will fly alongside the U.S. flag for the duration of what is dubbed ‘OUTober.’

by × October 11, 2017 × 0 comments

campus

Jennifer Turner gives presentation about Boston GLASS./Photo by Kaitlyn Budion
Jennifer Turner delivers a presentation about Boston GLASS at a "Break the Silence" event Friday. / Photo by Kaitlyn Budion

NU event highlights resources for LGBTQA+ sexual violence survivors

Students learned about resources available to LGBTQA+ survivors of sexual violence at Friday’s “Break the Silence” event at Northeastern’s Center for Intercultural Engagement.

by × April 19, 2017 × 1 comment

Columns, Sports

North Carolina has a strong presence in organized sports / Photo courtesy Chris Short, Creative Commons
North Carolina has a strong presence in organized sports / Photo courtesy Chris Short, Creative Commons

Column: Sports organizations should continue North Carolina boycotts

The decision to reward North Carolina sets a precedent for other states hoping to oppress the LGBTQA+ community—lawmakers in those states now know that they can pass discriminatory bills without consequences, as long as those bills aren’t too discriminatory.

by × April 13, 2017 × 2 comments

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 × 2 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 × 2 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 × 1 comment

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 × 3 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 × 2 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