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School backs off transgender policy
Dec. 18, 2012
In the East Aurora, a policy for transgender students is off the table after months of controversy.
East Aurora transgender controversy still simmers
Oct. 30, 2012
The school district will form a committee to discuss new anti-bullying and discrimination policies, after the school board passed and then rescinded a policy on transgender students, with one key administrator being placed on leave.
In East Aurora, school board withdraws transgender protections
Oct. 22, 2012
In only five days time, suburban East Aurora school board members passed and then rescinded a policy aimed at protecting transgender students.
Transgender policy may be dropped, 5 days after adoption
Oct. 19, 2012
The East Aurora school district was inundated with emails over an anti-discrimination policy passed this week – and they vote today on whether to rescind it.
Identity crisis: Gay foot soldiers of the GOP
May. 2, 2012
Richard Grenell, Ken Mehlman, Trevor Potter: What in heaven’s name is the issue that trumps human dignity for gay men who end up working for a Republican Party that ultimately betrays them?
Sam Steward, secret sexual historian
Dec. 3, 2011
Samuel Steward started his career in the 1930s as an academic, teaching literature at DePaul and Loyola and writing novels that garnered reviews from
New York Times
Victories in gays' march for rights
Oct. 28, 2011
October marked many occasions, including LGBT History Month.
Remembering Matthew Shepard
Oct. 13, 2011
On this day in 1998, Matthew Shepard, a wisp of a boy, was tied to a fence post and left to die overnight in freezing temperatures after a crushing assault.
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