Sarah Prager

July 28, 2021
Joy Chia

Astraea Foundation Names Joy Chia As Next Executive Director

When the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice launched its search […]
July 16, 2021
A closeup Mj Rodriguez on the red carpet at the Critics Choice Awards.

Mj Rodriguez Secures Historic Emmy Nomination, 15+ More LGBTQ Emmy Nods

Mj Rodriguez was ecstatic over her Emmy nomination on Tuesday […]
June 24, 2021
Kumi Yokoyama

Soccer Player Kumi Yokoyama Comes Out As Trans

U.S. National Women's Soccer League player Kumi Yokoyama, 27, came out on June 19 as a transgender man. “I’m coming out now,” the Washington Spirit forward from Japan said in a YouTube video in Japanese. “In the future, I want to quit soccer and live as a man.”
June 22, 2021
Sha'Carri Richardson

Sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson Secures Olympic Team Spot in Hair Color Her Girlfriend Chose

Sha'Carri Richardson, one of the fastest American women of all time, secured her place at the 2020 Summer Olympics after dominating in track and field Olympic trials on June 19. Richardson, 21, has become known not only for her speed, but also her brightly colored hair that changes from event to event. At the Olympic trials it was orange: "My girlfriend actually picked my color. She said it like spoke to her, the fact that it was just so loud and vibrant, and that’s who I am."