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Crowdfunding Friday: Remembering Jesus Estrada, Ugandan asylum, same-sex parenting rights, and more

On several Friday’s a month, The Column will spotlight crowdfunding campaigns that benefit LGBTQ people, causes, or organizations across Minnesota. If you know of...

Spotlight on the Arts: Jay Simmons

I first met Jay Simmons (he/him/his) several years ago when I cast him as several different genders and roles in a production of QUEER!...

Arts and Culture Calendar: Thanksgiving edition

Drag Roulette An "Imperial Court of Minnesota Event" Join Princess Royal XXII Amber Alert as she spins the Wheel. What it lands on...

For 4 years, Anoka LGBTQ Youth Pride builds community

In its fourth year, Anoka LGBTQ Youth Pride has worked to provide a safe space for youth in the suburbs north of Minneapolis. The...

Gay Jobs Watch: Are you a male dancer?

Are you a male dancer? Then this week's Gay Jobs Watch is for you! Also, there's an opening for a caregiver, a drug counselor,...

Group founded by Republican lawmaker plans “ex-gay” billboard

The Pro-Family Forum, an anti-LGBT group founded by Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen, a Republican from Glencoe, is seeking funds for a billboard that promotes conversion...

Twin Cities Queer Arts must-sees for September

Welcome back to the Queer Arts Calendar, our awesome round up of great Twin Cities arts events being produced, performed, or otherwise directly created...

The National: Oklahoma Homophobe Wants To Ban Divorce

Another state steps up to really protect the sanctity of marriage: Oklahoma state Rep. Sally Kern (of 'gays will destroy the country' fame) is...

The National: Gay Flashmob Protests SF Hotel With Lady Gaga

A group of LGBT protesters working with the hospitality and manufacturing union UNITE HERE organized a flashmob at the Westin St. Francis hotel in...

The National: Pelosi Has “No Intention of Loosing” on DADT, ENDA

In a conference call on Tuesday with LGBT activists, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said “I have no intention of losing on either ,”...