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Blacklines 2003-05-01

GLSEN Scholarships Include Rustin Award

GLSEN Scholarships Include Rustin Award

The Chicago chapter of GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network) hosted its 8th annual Youth Scholarships event April 22. The youth were selected from a wide pool of applicants based on their demonstration of outstanding ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

The Black Gay and Lesbian Archive Project

The Black homosexual is hard pressed to gain an audience among his heterosexual brothers; even if he is more talented, he is inhibited by his silence or his admissions. This is what the race has depended ...
Into The Green and Beyond: Musician Paul Oakley Stovall

Into The Green and Beyond: Musician Paul Oakley Stovall

**Paul Oakley Stovall and his band Into The Green at Lyon's Den Pub (1934 W Irving Park, 773/871-3757) May 1 Actor, singer and songwriter Paul Oakley Stovall also has some athletic history. He played basketball in ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

Chicago Scholars Receive Awards

The Advisory Committee for the Paul Monette / Roger Horwitz Trust announces its awards for the year 2003. The awards go to innovators in providing services to the LGBT community and to groundbreakers in research about ...
blacklines 2003-05-01


South Africa's Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) launched a civil-disobedience campaign March 20 in hopes of forcing the government to make AIDS drugs available for the first time. About 110 protesters marched to the Caledon Square police ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

Black Leadership Forum Conference

The National Black Lesbian & Gay Leadership Forum (NBLGLF) and the Sexual Minority Alliance of Alameda County, Diversity 2003 (SMAAC Youth Center) announce that this year's Conferences will be held simultaneously in New Orleans Aug. 21-24. ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

Women's Treatment Center Gala

The Women's Treatment Center (TWTC) announced that U.S. Representatives Danny Davis and Jan Schakowsky have agreed to serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of The Women's Treatment Center benefit gala t Thursday, May 16, 2002. The rest of ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

Women In The life Wellness Kick-Off

Women in the Life, a national organization that serves lesbians and bisexuals of color, announced the creation of 'Proud and Healthy Sisters,' their new health and wellness campaign. The campaign is designed to address and increase ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

Director of Ruth Ellis Center Needed

The Ruth Ellis Center, an emerging organization located in Detroit, Mich., seeks a dynamic, well-organized leader to serve as its first Executive Director. The mission of the Ruth Ellis Center ('REC') is to provide residential safe ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

LA Black Pride

Want info on the 15th annual Los Angeles Black pride At The Beach events? See ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

GLAAD People of Color Outreach

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) announced it has launched a People of Color (POC) Media Program to promote fair, accurate and inclusive representations of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people of color ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

LETTER: Help Needed

I am writing about a former tenant of mine, she is a middle-aged gay African-American woman named Ann Saucier. She was an avid reader of BLACKlines, in fact when I visited her today, I showed her ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

Latifah Plays Queen of the Court

Gay fave and Bringing Down the House babe Queen Latifah has become one of Tinseltown's hottest leading ladies. The big, beautiful Chicago star is now attached to the new Disney project Just Wright, set in the ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

DCFS Targets GLBT Youth

For years, GLBT youth in the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services system have felt discriminated against, harassed, and trapped by homophobia and transphobia. Windy City Times and BLACKlines have attempted to interview youth in ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

LEATHERLIFE: Spring Malaise

LEATHERLIFE Spring Malaise by Cain Berlinger It's difficult to write about leather politics when world politics is so volatile. I suggest catching the Oscar-winning movie Bowling for Columbine. Whatever your political stance, please offer a prayer ...
blacklines 2003-05-01

GURRRLology I Lost My 'No!'

Everyone's objective in life is to satisfy their personal needs, often 'by any means necessary.' People are pretty clear on their: likes, dislikes, beliefs, comfort zones, and aspirations. In other words, most of us know what ...

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