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Alfonso Muñoz Calixto (“La Movida”) will always be remembered for happiness, joy, creativity, beauty and bringing together our Latino sisters and brothers and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. Read more

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Drugrehab’s Amy Keller spreads awareness and helps provide the resources to help people suffering from addiction—especially those in the LGBTQ community. Read more

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2018 saw some very disturbing trends emerge in the nation with regards to the LGBTQ community, its safety and its rights; but there were also some good things, too. Read more

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While Pope Francis is blaming all woes on homosexuals, Dignity USA is bringing together the LGBTQ community through faith and acceptance. Read more

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Carmen Murguia talks of December traditions, family and loneliness. Read more

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HIV/AIDS went from a death sentence to a manageable condition, but 9.4 million people live with HIV without knowing it, and the specter of the AIDS pandemic still lingers in the US. Read more

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Carmen Murguia describes coming out as a young, Catholic lesbian on Milwaukee’s South Side in the late-1960s and early 1970s. Read more

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Based on a true story, Boy Erased is an immersion into religious bigotry and conversion therapy, which are all too common in the U.S. nowadays. Read more

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The Shepherd Express has always been a strong supporter of LGBTQ struggles throughout our 36-year publishing history. Read more

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Here are some key drivers that can help other company leaders and employees develop and enhance a diverse and inclusive mindset and workplace. Read more

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There isn’t much in the way of LGBTQ theater this season, but Boulevard Theatre is producing Terrance McNally’s acclaimed masterpiece Mothers and Sons. Read more

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As part of our expanded coverage of LGBTQ issues, the Shepherd Express will add two new columns to be published in rotation. Read more

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As a reaction to the Trump administration’s plan to erode transgender rights, the Milwaukee LGBT community is rallying Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Milwaukee City Hall to speak and vote against discrimination and hatred. Read more

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While the Milwaukee Film Festival is offering a new GenreQueer category, the LGBT Film/Video Festival has changed its format. Read more

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Andrew Reid and Jamie Beauchamp-Reid decorate their Halloween House every year, following a different theme, to attract tourists and raise money for charity. Read more

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It’s October. For the LGBTQ community, that means celebrating National Coming Out Day on Thursday, Oct. 11. Read more

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Bi+ Pride Milwaukee’s strategy is to provide an umbrella for those who identify as bi, pan, queer, non-monosexual, or, frankly, anyone—labeled or otherwise. Read more

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Last week, representatives of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) came to Milwaukee for an on-site inspection to determine if the city met its requirements for its 2020 National Convention. From what I’ve heard, they were impressed. Read more

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LGBTQ motorcycle groups have long existed and have been instrumental in bringing about positive changes in the perception of LGBTQs among their straight peers. Read more

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It’s high summer and that means “Big Brother” is well underway. A Los Angeles-based TV reality show, “Big Brother” sequesters 15 pieces of 20-something eye candy 99 days in a well product-placed house. Read more

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