October 15, 2014
Laverne Cox at HIPS 20th Anniversary

LGBTQ History #10: Laverne Cox Becomes First Openly Trans Person Nominated for an Emmy

Laverne Cox is a “Jackie” of all trades. Actress, producer, and LGBTQ activist are just some of the many lines of Cox’s extensive résumé. Graduate of Marymount Manhattan College, Cox has had roles in film and television since 2007.
October 3, 2014

LGBTQ History #3: Same-Sex Wedding Airs on Friends

From 1994 to 2004, Thursday night television was pretty self-explanatory and centered around one show: Friends. January 18, 1996 was typical for a night of Friends.
October 1, 2014

LGBTQ History #1: The Premiere Episode of The L Word Airs on Showtime

Whether you were sitting in front of your television on January 18, 2004, or you stumbled upon The L Word during your own coming out process, you will never forget where you were when you saw your first episode of The L Word.
September 26, 2014

Review: 'Star Cross'd Jammers' Finds Another Way to Score in Roller Derby

Star Cross'd Jammers pairs two women from Australian roller-derby teams in a clandestine love affair rendered taboo by the competitiveness of their sport.