Daria – Straight Ally For The Queers!

By Shaley Howard for PQ Monthly

Over the years the LGBTQ community has experienced all kinds of institutionalized and public discrimination and violence. With this oppression often comes the inclination from within our community to bond together for protection and safety; …

COMMUNITY PROFILE: CATHY ABBRUZZESE

George T. Nicola, GLAPN

 

Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Cathlyn “Cathy” Abbruzzese entered Catholic religious life (as a nun) in 1967. She left to explore her sexuality in 1972, coming out as a lesbian in 1979 after attending the …

KNOW YOUR CITY LAUNCHES OUR STORIES MATTER PROGRAM

By George T. Nicola, GLAPN

 

Know Your City (KYC), a community-based history and social justice organization, has launched a new program called Our Stories Matter. Its mission is “to ensure that the history of underrepresented people is included as an equal …

Your Halloween To-Boo List!

By Daniel Borgen, PQ Monthly

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: queer Christmas! All Hallow’s Eve brings out the best—and most creative—Portland has to offer, and our city’s events and activities are always equal to the task. The gods …

#LoveWon; Marriage is Ours

“Some will complain that the Court’s decision has foreclosed further debate on this issue, but truthfully, there is no further debate to be had.” –Mark Johnson Roberts (far left, with Gov. Brown and his partner, Jay).

June 26, 2015. Do you …