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Innovative student group reimagines gay classic “Bent” by Martin Sherman

As our world descends slowly into chaos, I am continuously impressed by the progressive youth in their advocacy, activism, and their art. Few people...

Navigating the 2017 Minnesota Fringe Festival as a queer person

The Minnesota Fringe Festival is, in short, 167 plays, storytelling, dance, and variety shows that are an hour long or less stretched out over...

Settlement reached in Nova Academy anti-transgender discrimination case

A settlement has been reached in a discrimination complaint brought by the parents of a transgender child against a St. Paul charter school. Gender...

Sens. Klobuchar, Franken urge Secretary Mattis to reject Trump’s ban on transgender troops

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken are among 45 members of the United States Senate urging Secretary of Defense James Mattis to reject President...

Minnesota’s AG joins 18 states in opposing Trump’s ban on transgender military members

Minnesota's Attorney General is among 19 state attorneys general that have sent a letter to leaders in Congress opposing President Trump's proposed ban on...

Queering the Tarot: The Six of Swords

Last month's inquiry into the Five and Seven of Swords got a little (necessarily) heavy. We touched on mental health, medically transitioning as a...

Many MN elected officials and candidates decry Trump’s ban on transgender troops

Minnesota candidates and elected officials are condemning President Trump's tweets last week that call for banning transgender people from serving in the military. LGBTQ...

Twin Cities Queer Arts Must-Sees for August 2017

Welcome back to the Queer Arts Must Sees, The Column's awesome monthly round up of great Twin Cities arts events being produced, performed, or...

Around the Region: Trump ban on transgender servicemembers garners bipartisan criticism

Iowa Iowa's LGBTQ groups reacted strongly to Trump's attempted ban on transgender military personnel, CBS2 Iowa reports: LGBTQ advocacy groups and other organizations expressed discontent...

Around the Region: Iowa Democrats pick gay man to lead state party

Iowa The Iowa Democratic Party elected a gay man to head the party. Here's the press release from IDP: Today Troy Price was elected the...