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Jojo Siwa’s Coming Out Is as Remarkable as It Seems

According to LGBTQ youth advocates, the kid-friendly pop star's big announcement could have a big impact
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West Hollywood to Add Black, Brown, and Trans Representation to Rainbow Crosswalks

“The symbols we use, the representations we highlight, matters," says activist Amber Hikes
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Beloved Gay Bar Akbar Raises Upward of $180k to Fund Its Survival

The Silver Lake bar is trying to avoid being next in a series of LGBTQ+ nightlife closures triggered by the pandemic
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Another LGBTQ+ Nightlife Destination Has Fallen Victim to the Pandemic

Rage nightclub is the latest in a series of permanent closures for the once-vibrant local scene
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Suspects Arrested in Harrowing Attack on Trans Women on Hollywood Boulevard

Disturbing video of the attack on trans influencers Eden the Doll, Jaslene Whiterose, and Joslyn Flawless went viral–and may have helped police identify the suspects
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Outfest Brings Drive-In Movie Screenings to Calamigos Ranch

In 2020, most film festivals are canceling or switching to streaming-only. Outfest, an annual celebration of LGBTQ+ cinema, is bucking that trend, pivoting instead to showing films outdoors at...
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L.A. Pride Won’t Return to West Hollywood in 2021

West Hollywood officials are considering bringing in a new event producer to replace Christopher Street West
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How Did L.A. Become a City Without Lesbian Bars?

It's been years since the area's last lesbian bar shuttered, but their absence has left women to find community in other ways
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L.A. Pride Issues Apology for ‘Missteps’ in Planning, Steps Back from Role in June 14 Event

This weekend's event will now be known as All Black Lives Matter Solidarity March rather than L.A. Pride