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In Illinois Senate race, a battle over who has better gay rights record

By Curtis Tate, McClatchy Washington Bureau

March 30, 2016

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While states such as Georgia and North Carolina are split over discrimination protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, the major-party candidates to represent Illinois in the U.S. Senate are fighting it out o...

I Am Me: E

November 16, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest News, Multimedia, Videos

Students speak about LGBTQ identities

By Anna Spoerre, @ASpoerre_DE

October 26, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest News

LGBTQ history month began in 1995 to celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history and has since expanded to include other identities, according to the Library of Congress. The Center for Inclusive Excellence and LGBTQ Reso...

I Am Me: Yaya and Torrie

October 26, 2015

Filed under Multimedia, Videos

Bridging the gap between the LGBTQ community and athletics

By Anna Spoerre, @ASpoerre_DE

October 21, 2015

Filed under Campus, Sports, Volleyball

Considered the nation's "original gay day," Out at Wrigley has been an annual event since 2001. A section of the stands is filled with LQBTQ men and women, many of whom come out at the event held at the home of the Chicago Cubs.Th...

I Am Me: Rowen & Ruari

October 19, 2015

Filed under Multimedia, Videos

I Am Me: Alex & Jasmine

October 4, 2015

Filed under Multimedia, Videos

Tearing down gender constructs

By Jessica Brown, @BrownJessicaJ

April 15, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, Latest News

Gender policing — the imposition of “normal” gender expressions on an individual who does not identify with the gender they were assigned at birth — has become an issue within the LGBTQ community as traditional gender ...

Catholic church works toward LGBTQ integration

By Jessica Brown, @BrownJessicaJ

March 5, 2015

Filed under City, Latest News

The word “catholic” mean “universal,” said The Rev. Robert Flannery, priest at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Carbondale.The church is implementing this title translation toward increased inclusion of those in...

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