Tag Archives: Center on Halsted

Shameful lack of services for Trans seniors

From the September-October 2012 issue of News & Letters: Shameful lack of services for Trans seniors Chicago—The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently banned discrimination based on gender identity or expression. All healthcare facilities which accept federal money, … Continue reading

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Expose demonization of Black Gay youth

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: Expose demonization of Black Gay youth From left: Benjamin Perry, Ed Negron, Darrell Gordon, Betty Akins. Chicago—Editor’s note: News and Letters Committees hosted a forum in our Chicago office on Aug. … Continue reading

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News and Letters panel on “Boystown: Class, Race and Public Space”

Here are links to some local news coverage of a recent meeting of the Chicago Local of News and Letters Committees: Windy City Times: Community groups continue to focus on Lakeview Gay Chicago: Panel addresses Lake View’s summer turmoil Here’s … Continue reading

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Queer Notes, Jan.-Feb. 2011

From the Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters: Queer Notes by Elise The Bisexual Queer Alliance of Chicago (BQAC) was formed in autumn 2010, to raise visibility of the Bisexual community there—where we’re virtually unknown—to erase Bi-phobia and to work … Continue reading

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