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Diverse & Resilient announces leadership awards

Published Jan. 21, 2015

Diverse and Resilient has selected eight leaders as recipients of the 2014 LGBT Leadership Awards. The awardees are individuals and organizations who have demonstrated leadership in improving the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the state of Wisconsin.

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Nut Hut is closed

Published Feb. 27, 2014

Kathy's Nut Hut, which opened in 1980, closed quietly last week. It was a friendly, no-frills LGBT bar on Milwaukee's South Side.

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Hybrid blends drinks, food and good times

Published Feb. 25, 2014

Hybrid Lounge opened on the corner of Brady and Van Buren Streets almost exactly four years ago. With one gay owner and one straight owner, the bar and restaurant is intended to be comfortable for people of any orientation.

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The Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival prepares for a Divine time

Published Oct. 16, 2013

As a rough interpretation of a famous idiom once said, when one film festival closes, another one opens. Thus, a mere week after the Milwaukee Film Festival called it a wrap on another successful two weeks of splendid features, the festival spirit gets one more burst of life with the LGBT Film/Video Festival, which opens tomorrow night with the documentary "I Am Divine."

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"Out"

I'm not sure where my open mindedness comes from. I grew up with a prudish mother and a rigid father. Every so often is 'breaking news' where a famous person announces they are gay. Academy award nominated actress Ellen Page came 'out' during a  recent speech. While admirable and brave, ...

One Hundred Words on Equality

I am a citizen and taxpayer.  I am a gay American.  I am not afforded the same rights as my fellow citizens.  I don’t know why.  Gay Americans are the last minority citizenship that it is legally permissible to discriminate against.  We’re the only minority gr...


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