Liz Rodriguez Given Mariposa Award

By George T. Nicola, GLAPN

Portlander Liz Rodriguez’s commitment to the LGBTQ community has been extensive. For several years, she has been Co-Chair of Portland Latino Gay Pride (PLGP). In this role, Liz helps bring events to Portland which celebrate and …

Get Out! August/September 2015

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Saturday, August 22
Blow Pony and the House of Love join forces to bring you an end-of-summer Love Ball! And category is: Nightmare on 5th Avenue. Alexander McQueen is back from the dead, and you swear you saw Patsy and …

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The memorial for the nine African Americans who were murdered while attending a South Carolina church service.

By George Nicola, GLAPN

“Healing Conversations” Event Held at Q Center

Left to right, event organizer Margaret-Ann Jones and the memorial’s creator Q Center volunteer Cindy …

Get Out! July/August 2015

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Sunday, July 19
Bridge Club is pulling a Missy-Elliott-one-time-exclusive and reassembling for this super special summer gig. This is the only Bridge Club scheduled for the summer (say it isn’t so), so mark your calendars and DON’T MISS IT. Troubled …

News briefs: July/August 2013

Portland celebrated the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to strike down Section 3 of DOMA last month with a downtown rally.
Oregon United for Marriage responds to delay with rapid response team
By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly

Oregon United for Marriage has been forced …

The Pride must go on

Portland Latino Gay Pride 2013, July 20-21; photo by Izzy Ventura, PQ Monthly
By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly

They say pride comes before the fall, but in Oregon, LGBTQ Pride celebrations continue through the autumn. In case you needed proof that Pride …