Of all the events in our community, the annual ski trip held during President’s weekend in February has always been one of the favorites. Brothers and sisters of all backgrounds come from far and wide to converge on upstate New York for a little winter fun and games.

In the winter 2013 issue of SWERV we featured our first 3 couples in the Marriage Announcements.  At that time New Jersey had become the 13th state to legalize same-sex marriage and we were excited.

It has taken this long to find the actual words I have wanted to say.  Yes, I thought about a fast and furious response to your sermon against the LGBTQ community

Josh Dixon is a former member of the U.S. Men's Senior National Team. Josh, a graduate from Stanford University, was one of the 15 athletes who were eligible to represent the United States in international competitions.

Tracey even reunited with Clairol as she was featured in their “Color As Real As You Are” campaign for Nice’n Easy.  All with her BFF, designer Douglas Says by her side.

From experimental shorts and webseries to Hollywood blockbusters and feminist porn, the work of African American lesbian filmmakers has made a powerful contribution to film history.
On October 15th, Dr. Ravi Perry became the new chair of the Political Science Department at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, VA.

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According to the HRSA Public Service Act, A homeless individual is defined in section 330(h)(5)(A) as “an individual who lacks housing (without regard to whether the individual is a member of a family...

Many people suggested that I should attend Howard University. Although I only heard amazing things about the powerful HBCU (historically Black college/university), I had other ideas.

Traveling while LGBTQ/SGL can sometimes be a challenge. In some countries, you and your partner might receive funny looks from the natives. Fellow beachgoers may frown as you rub that suntan lotion on your same-sex guest.

It’s natural for anyone trying to lose weight to want to lose it very quickly. But evidence shows that people who lose weight gradually and steadily...