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The Luv Doc: Doing the Legwork for Love
The mighty oak begins with a tiny acorn
"...– Son of Ibrahim..."

April 12, 2019 Column by The Luv Doc

Qmmunity: Let’s Get Political
Guiding the city’s Queer Commission, plus cherry-picked events to queer your week
"...and a half ago, the city's first-ever LGBTQ Quality of Life Advisory Commission held its inaugural meeting at City..."

March 1, 2019 Column by Sarah Marloff

Austin Rethinks Transgender Day of Remembrance
Remembering those we've lost and celebrating the community
"...The Transgender Day of Remembrance is observed each November 20 to..."

Nov. 19, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Ray Emerson

Qmmunity
Remembering, honoring, and celebrating queers
"...The holidays are here. The end of this week finds us at Thanksgiving, but we've got..."

Nov. 16, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Qmmunity
What now?
"...exhaustion (see the News team's coverage) and a feeling of defeat, but I'm trying to find the silver linings...."

Nov. 9, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Qmmunity
Trump and other things that go bump in the night
"...as our cisgender counterparts," Emmett Schelling, the executive director of the Transgender Education Network of Texas, says in response..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gender Unbound 2018
"...year three with double the days and an array of talented creators to dazzle Austin art lovers and queer..."

Oct. 1, 2018 Photo Gallery

Your Queer Guide to Austin
A crash course on the city's LGBTQ parties, prides, and resources
"...we've been documenting queer parties, the rise and fall of gay bars, new festivals, and community members doing awe-inspiring..."

Sept. 5, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Events to Help Queer Up Your Autumn
As the temperatures cool, the queers come out to play
"...the (queer) events are overflowing. Sure, we have loads of fabulous LGBTQ parties, gatherings, and get-togethers all year, but..."

Aug. 30, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Wish List: Still Time for Year-End Giving
The growing list lives online
"...online at austinchronicle.com/wishlist. There you'll find more than 100 nonprofits and city-funded organizations to give to – from the..."

Dec. 22, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Celebrate the living while remembering those we've lost
"...Members of Austin's trans, nonbinary, and genderqueer communities (and allies) will..."

Nov. 17, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Austin Pride Rescheduled!
With two dates, Sept. 30 and Oct. 21, it's double the celebration
"...Austin Pride has been officially rescheduled. Split into two dates three weeks apart, the..."

Aug. 31, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

The State of Trans Health Care
Gender affirming care in Austin is improving. But by how much? And how far must it still go?
"...well-known activist and artist, Westbrook fought to empower the transgender community at a time when LGBTQ rights were still..."

April 14, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Lege Lines: Don’t Blame the Death Worm
The Texas House wants to kill off "film incentives"
"...Matt Shaheen hate incentives. During last week's House discussion of Senate Bill 1, the draft budget for the upcoming..."

April 14, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Gay Place
Stay informed, stay enraged, and surround yourself with good people
"...year, the day party will feature a wide array of talented queers, performances, and Cyler the Bunny. As per..."

April 14, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

APD Readies Trans-Inclusive Victim ID Policy
Department will adopt a victim neutral affidavit by year's end
"...The Austin Police Department is in the process of updating its policy on identifying transgender and gender-nonconforming crime..."

March 17, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
The largest transgender survey ever conducted is out, and the results reflect many hardships
"...The National Center for Transgender Equality released the largest transgender survey ever conducted, with..."

Feb. 3, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
The formation of groups like the CTTHC are more important now than ever
"...Last summer, a group of trans folks, allies, health professionals, clinicians, researchers, educators, activists,..."

Jan. 27, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Saying 'Eff You' to the new administration by raising money for women's organizations
"...Like the five stages of grief, we've passed through fear and denial – but..."

Jan. 20, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
This year's Top 10 local queer heroes & LGBTQ stories
"...1) Ceci Gratias She's worked with nearly every LGBTQ nonprofit in town, led the Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber..."

Dec. 30, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Wish List: TENT Needs Community Engagement
Contributing to trans equality
"...to do so by supporting the statewide advocacy group Transgender Education Network of Texas...."

Dec. 20, 2016 News Post by Montinique Monroe

Trans Day of Remembrance
Countries across the world prepare for the 18th annual Trans Day of Remembrance on Sunday
"...countries across the world prepare for the 18th annual Transgender Day of Remem­brance this Sunday. Loera was the first..."

Nov. 18, 2016 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Pushing Forward
LGBTQ orgs and APD gather for hate crime summit
"...Adler, representatives from the Aus­tin Police Department, Equality Tex­as, Transgender Educa­tion Network of Texas (TENT), and the Human Rights..."

Oct. 28, 2016 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Transgender Students and Parents Say the State Is Putting Children in Danger
Is Texas' refusal to implement a national mandate state-sponsored bullying?
"...Round Rock mother, recalls this moment as the first of several over the course of her child's life that..."

Sept. 9, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Battle of the Bathroom Bigots
Austin's "bathroom bill" aims to protect rather than demonize trans residents
"...Paula Buls has experienced firsthand the impact of the current right-wing campaign against transgender rights. Buls, a..."

May 27, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

City to Examine APD's Transgender ID Policy
Department admits there's room to improve on how it identifies trans people
"...the Austin Police Depart­ment's policies and training on identifying transgender and gender-nonconforming people. Less than a month into the..."

May 13, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Gay Place
Sundays are the new Saturdays
"...many within the younger gay male communities, the importance of such a day isn't lost on the Gay Place...."

April 8, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

"It Won't Stop Until We Stop It"
Monica Loera vigil a call to action for transgender rights
"...write one thing they promise to do to advance transgender rights this year. Loera was shot and killed in..."

Feb. 19, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

SXSW Film Adds Midnighters and More
Horror lineup announced, plus shorts and more
"...about 150 titles. Now the Fest has announced 10 of the most eagerly awaited movies: the gory, gross, and..."

Feb. 9, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Justice Down to the Pronoun
APD, media blunder in portrayal of transgender murder victim
"...Monica Loera was shot and killed outside of her Powell Lane duplex in the early morning hours..."

Feb. 5, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

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