The Origins of Juneteenth: Celebrating Black Freedom and Achievement
Christopher Wilson, Director of Experience at the National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian Institute, joins Tetiana Anderson to discuss the true origin and history behind the annual celebration.
Transgender Rights: Progress and Challenges
Rodrigo Heng-Lehtinen, incoming Executive Director of the National Center for Transgender Equality, joins Tetiana Anderson to discuss progress made and challenges to transgender rights.
LGBTQ Intersectionality and Identity
Kierra Johnson, Executive Director of the National LGBTQ Task Force, joins Tetiana Anderson for a discussion about identity, intersectionality, and support for nondiscrimination policies.
Gains in LGBTQ Political Representation
Ruben Gonzales, Executive Director of the LGBTQ Victory Institute, joins Tetiana Anderson to discuss the gains made in LGBTQ representation.
LGBTQ Health Inequities
Securing LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Protections Nationwide
Kasey Suffredini, CEO and National Campaign Director of Freedom for All Americans, joins Tetiana Anderson to discuss efforts to secure LGBTQ nondiscrimination protections nationwide.
Pioneering America's Gay Rights Movement
Mark Segal, LGBTQ activist, journalist and publisher of Philadelphia Gay News, reflects on the history of the LGBTQ equality movement and the status of LGBTQ rights today.
Tackling LGBTQ Poverty and Food Insecurity
STORIES FROM YOUR REGION
School to Prison Pipeline
Shipley Do-nut DashThe mission of Kids Meals is to end childhood hunger by delivering free healthy meals to the doorsteps of Houston’s hungriest preschool-aged children and through collaboration provide their families with resources to help end the cycle of poverty. Kids’ Meals is a first-responder to children ages five-years old and under facing debilitating hunger due to extreme poverty. Every weekday, year-round, from 9 a.m. to noon, volunteers prepare thousands of healthy lunches consisting of a sandwich, nutritious snack and 100% juice or milk. They have six vans that deliver meals M-F to children enrolled in our program. To Find out More, please visit Kids Meals
Ready to Lead and Highly Successful
Career and Education Day 2018
Discovery Green ConservancyDiscovery Green’s spring season kicks off March 1 with a Bayou City Music Series concert at the park. Season highlights include the Roller Rink (open 3/2 through 3/25), the return of the Canned Acoustica concert series, Screen on the Green, Toddler Tuesdays and much more. to Find out about more events, please visit Discovery Green
Proud of Our DifferencesCrossroads provides the solution to parents of students with learning differences. Crossroads allows K-12 students the opportunity to grow academically and personally, while developing as they reach for the sky, fail; take another shot at it, and succeed. For More Information, please visit Crossroads School, Inc.
Here for the Long Haul