LGBTQ Roundtable: Marriage Equality, Trans Rights, Racism, Stonewall & More

qtipocJune 30, 2015 – Segment 3

We host a roundtable discussion on LGBTQ issues, including the Supreme Court decision on same sex marriage, the 46th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, white supremacy in the gay rights movement, the struggles of trans people of color, politics beyond marriage equality, and more. With: Michael Franklin, Program Coordinator of Star Track Adolescent Health Program at the University of Maryland Baltimore and co-chair of GLSEN Baltimore, the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network; SONiA, singer, songwriter, visual artist, and member of disappear fear; Monica Stevens Yorkman, community activist from Baltimore of Sistas of the T and part of the Baltimore Trans Alliance; and Kalima Young, Director of the Baltimore Art + Justice Project, a project of the Office of Community Engagement at the Maryland Institute College of Art.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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