For LA’s LGBTQ+ Seniors, the Future Looks Bright

Thankfully, L.A.’s LGBT Center is moving full steam ahead on plans to create a spacious new facility for LGBTQ+ seniors in need of shelter, support, and affordable healthcare. The Los Angeles LGBT Center has had plans for expansion for a while now. Their focus is on getting more housing for the …

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By | December 22nd, 2017|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

'Climate Of Hate' For LGBT Defenders In Former Soviet Republics



Amnesty said that with few exceptions, gaypride marches were banned in the four countries or were frequently targeted by homophobic groups, with police doing little to intervene or investigate hate crimes. Only a few NGOs that work on LGBTI rights were registered in Armenia and Kyrgyzstan.



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By | December 22nd, 2017|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

Being Alive Hosts Substance Free Drop In Safe Space for NYE 2018

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WeHo Resident Fighting to Stay in Mostly Vacated Apartment Building Says Management Utilizing …



A West Hollywood resident is fighting to stay in her apartment building even though all her neighbors have moved out. Tenants of a building on North Croft Avenue were all paid to leave because their owners want to tear it down and build a new condominium complex. But one woman who is staying put …



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By | December 22nd, 2017|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

Woodhull Hospital Opens 'Pride Health Center,' Brooklyn's First Health Center for LGBTQ



On Wednesday, NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull celebrated the opening of the Pride Health Center, Brooklyn's first comprehensive health center dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning/queer (LGBTQ) patients. First Lady Chirlane McCray, who spearheads the NYC Unity …



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By | December 21st, 2017|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

What Science Knows About Why People Are Gay

Belgrade pride People carry rainbow flags during the Gay Pride parade on September 17, 2017 in Belgrade, Serbia. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images. Are the biological causes of sexual orientation different for men than they are for women? The heritability estimates tend to be higher for men than …

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Skater Adam Rippon wants us to know his butt is real and that he has a hot bod



I really hope U.S. figure skater Adam Rippon qualifies for the Winter Olympic in Pyeongchang. 1) He's openly gay 2) He grew up near my hometown in Northeast Pennsylvania and 3) He's funny as hell. Rippon's Twitter feed is a regular source of entertainment and he has been on fire recently.



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By | December 21st, 2017|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

The Year Of Living Dangerously



Attorney General Jeff Sessions declared that lesbians and gay men do not have the right to file employment discrimination suits and are not protected by Title IX. … Pride month saw no rainbow White House, but rather a series of anti-LGBT invectives from the Trump administration. And while we didn't …



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By | December 21st, 2017|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

Making the Yuletide Gay



In the late '70s, being gay in L.A. wasn't all peaches and cream. Not just because of the usual problems of L.A. transplants who would arrive in the city only to end up broke and alone. LGBTQ+ hopefuls who came to the city of angels anytime between the end of the war until the mid-80s were likely, in the …



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By | December 21st, 2017|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

In 2017, Many Athletes Found Their Voices – The New York Times



They've got laws restricting freedom of protest and expression. They've been arresting journalists as recently as last week and crushing civil society and of course there's still the anti-gay law on the books with the added terrifying exhibit of the recent anti-gay purge in Chechnya.” Will athletes speak out in …



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