For LGBTQ Asians, Changes Back Home Offer Hope

By Xiaoqing Rong, New America Media

For Clara Yoon, there was never any question in her mind about helping her daughter when she came out as transgender in 2010. Yoon, who is Korean American, quickly joined a local support group for …

Queer Heroes NW: Lynn Nakamoto

Lynn Nakamoto

Today, June 13, Queer Heroes NW honors Lynn Nakamoto, the first Asian American to serve on the Oregon Court of Appeals and a founder of Asian Pacific Islander Lesbians and Gays (APLG) — now known as Asian Pacific Islander Pride. …