News Briefs: September/October 2013

Se-ah-dom Edmo recently attended a White House roundtable with Obama administration officials to discuss issues affecting LGBTQ and Two Spirit Native Americans. Photo by Julie Cortez, PQ Monthly
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In a landmark ruling, the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industry has ordered …

Pride performers on love, music, and community

(Clockwise from top left) Musicians Aiden James (photo by Jeremy Lucido), Dirty Looks, Mattachine Social (photo by Holly Andres), and Lucas Silveira of the Cliks promise to rock your world at Portland Pride 2013.
By Nick Mattos, PQ Monthly

While there are …