News Roundup, August 19th

By Kim Hoffman, PQ Monthly

We’d be remiss not to mention the passing of our dearly loved Robin Williams (“ours” because, hello—no one was more queer than the one and only, Mrs. Doubtfire.) While it’s shocking and sudden, his death has …

Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron!

By Shaley Howard, PQ Monthly

There’s that small sporting event going on over in Russia this winter called the Olympics, there’s the Open Games following the Olympics and then, there’s the Gay Games happening in Cleveland and Akron, Ohio this summer! …

Russian Open Games: the Spirit of a Hero

By Shaley Howard, PQ Monthly

Throughout my life, I’ve always loved and admired people who stand up to adversity against all odds.  The underdog, if you will, or perhaps a better description is simply “hero.”  The individuals who face seemingly insurmountable …

News Briefs: October/November 2013

Joe Bell, father of the late Jadin Bell, was killed during a cross-country trek to raise awareness about the kind of anti-gay bullying that led to his son’s suicide.
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Joe Bell of La Grande, Ore., whose son Jadin committed suicide last …