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Our Voice Milwaukee—Chorus for Gay Men and Allies will soon give its inaugural concert, “Searching for the Light.” Read more

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Dear Ruthie offers helpful advice to newlyweds with a mother-in-law problem and shares her holiday season-themed social calendar full of events of interest to the LGBTQ community. Read more

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Whether you’re decking the halls, hauling out holly or stuffing your stockings this week, there’s a ho-ho-ho lot to do when celebrating Saint Nick in Milwaukee this week. Read more

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For the holidays, consider supporting pro- LGBTQ charitable organizations like Cream City Foundation, the Gay/Lesbian Community Fund or Milwaukee GAMMA. Read more

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In Milwaukee, the LGBTQ community rose up to the challenge of the HIV/AIDS crisis while the government did nothing. Read more

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Dear Ruthie offers some helpful advice to a reader and his would-be matchmaker wife and shares her busy social calendar of LGBTQ-themed events. Read more

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The Admirals’ Pride Night offers both reluctant and avid fans a midwinter night’s respite from the doldrums of the season. Read more

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The Shepherd Express’ Dear Ruthie shares her social calendar of events in and around Milwaukee of particular import to the LGBTQ community. Read more

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In the LGBTQ community, participation in the political fray, by seeking elected office and by voting, is our civic responsibility. Read more

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As its members have aged, GAMMA’s mission and dynamics have changed, too. Today, its activities are less physically vigorous, but there’s a great deal more philanthropy. Read more

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Dear Ruthie offers advice to three readers and shares her extensive social calendar of events on particular interest to Milwaukee’s LGBTQ community. Read more

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Brilliance is inherent regardless of the packaging, as evidenced by this staged reading of Stephan Sachs’ ‘Bakersfield Mist.’ Read more

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Dating a narcissist? Dear Ruthie is here to help! If you need to unwind after a bad relationship, take advantage of her social calendar to go out in Milwaukee. Read more

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The LGBT Center of Southeast Wisconsin, which was a key advocate for a ban on conversion therapy in Racine, marks its 10th anniversary this October. Read more

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As LGBTQ History Month wanes, let’s reflect on 2019’s events that have become part of our history; it’s a mix of good and bad, of course. Read more

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Don’t know where to go to have fun in Milwaukee? Dear Ruthie shares her social calendar, including events with Madonna and Elton John! Read more

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The lesbian, trans-exclusionary, radical feminist group Daughters of the Earth maintains a farmland sanctuary for women. Read more

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When the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in 2015, didn’t it say the Constitution guaranteed everyone will be treated equally under the law regardless of sexual orientation? Read more

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Social media lit up with accusations of racism against the city’s LGBTQ dance club, LaCage Niteclub, following accusations by drag queen Broderick Pearson. Read more

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National Coming Out Day is upon us, and Milwaukee is bustling with activities to celebrate! Read more

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