Magdalene Sanchez’s “Homesick.”

Art exhibit by LGBTQ+ college students graces the walls of Pa. governor’s residence

BY: - July 16, 2023

'These shows are important to queer artists so that we have our own space,' art student Magdalene Sanchez said.

In Philly, prospective LGBTQ+ parents receive guidance on adoption, other issues from local experts

BY: - July 9, 2023

The annual Paths to Parenthood program, put on by Philadelphia Family Pride, runs until July 27.

The U.S. Supreme Court is considering whether a web designer can refuse to create wedding websites for same-sex couples. (Photo illustration by Iowa Capital Dispatch with images via Canva)

Philly reacts to U.S. Supreme Court siding with anti-LGBTQ+ wedding designer

BY: - July 2, 2023

The ruling provides a 'green light' for businesses to discriminate, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney said.

The Pennsylvania state flag. (Photo: Adobe Stock)

Pa. Human Relations Commission announces new LGBTQ+ nondiscrimination regulations

BY: - June 24, 2023

The update comes as the Fairness Act awaits Senate action.

Defying national backlash, Philadelphia’s drag performers press on

BY: - June 17, 2023

'If you go back to the founding fathers, weren’t all those people wearing powdered wigs? Is that not drag?' performer Deej Nutz said.

Giovanni’s Room: The Booksellers who built a community

BY: - June 12, 2023

Philadelphia's landmark gay and feminist bookstore celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Pride in Philadelphia and beyond is a celebration for all. Here’s what’s happening across Pa.

BY: - June 5, 2023

June is pride month in Pennsylvania. The calendar is full this month and beyond in Philadelphia and across the state.

From Philly to Harrisburg and D.C. and back: Estelle Richman reflects on life in public service

BY: - May 29, 2023

The veteran public servant will receive the lifetime achievement award at the PGN Stonewall Awards on June 4.

A voting sign in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, local organizations help voters with housing insecurity

BY: - May 14, 2023

A significant issue that housing insecure voters face is that a permanent address is required for voter registration.

Philadelphia City Hall

LGBTQ+ Voter’s Guide: The fight for Philadelphia Mayor. The issues, the candidates

BY: - May 1, 2023

The primary election is May 16. Here's what you need to know to cast your ballot.

Pa. House Democrats mount new push to pass LGBTQ+ nondiscrimination bill

BY: - April 17, 2023

'Every single Pennsylvanian deserves to live with dignity and respect,' the bill's sponsors said in a statement.

Parents, educators in Pa. and beyond organize against Moms for Liberty

BY: - April 15, 2023

'My goal is to ensure that people in the LGBTQIA and BIPOC communities feel safe, respected, and valued,' educator Ariel Franchak said