‘I’m not one of the boys’: Inside one transgender Latina woman’s personal journey | Frank Pizzoli
By: Frank Pizzoli - June 14, 2021
“I knew at about 4 years old I was experiencing myself in ways different from how other people saw me,” Johanna Clearwater told the Capital-Star.
May is Foster Care Month: LGBTQ couples & children face challenges | Frank Pizzoli
By: Frank Pizzoli - May 18, 2021
May is Foster Care Month and the LGBTQ community has a reason to be fearful but also a reason to be hopeful.
‘Some fights need more help than others’: NFL star adds his voice to battle against transgender sports bills | Frank Pizzoli
By: Frank Pizzoli - April 25, 2021
“I think we need to realize that some fights need more help than others and we all need to work together to create change." he said.
‘No one is asking for this’: LGBTQ advocates lash transgender sports bill | Frank Pizzoli
By: Frank Pizzoli - April 7, 2021
And one member of the region’s transgender community also says she'll be mounting an electoral challenge to the bill’s prime sponsor.
Get your LGBTQ history ready: America 250 celebration wants to know | Frank Pizzoli
By: Frank Pizzoli - March 14, 2021
You’ll want a front row seat at the nation’s 250th anniversary celebrations in 2026. If it works as planned, you’ll look around at events seeing people just like you no matter who you are or who you love. Pennsylvania recently became the first state to officially join the multi-year national celebration. The ambitious project involves all 50 […]
Looking to provide ‘support my generation didn’t have’ Penn State alum gifts $1M to LGBTQIA student center | Frank Pizzoli
By: Frank Pizzoli - February 23, 2021
The largest gift in the center’s history, Conrad’s commitment will provide an expanded home for the campus’s LGBTQ+ and ally communities while enhancing its future programming.
The Legislature dashed hopes for LGBTQ equality in Pa. — again | Frank Pizzoli
By: Frank Pizzoli - February 3, 2021
Discrimination is bad for business and bad for our diverse communities, one advocate told the Capital-Star.