North Hunterdon-Voorhees LGBTQ book ban battle continues to fester

Underage students are quoted anonymously for safety. See full BOE meeting here.  North Hunterdon-Voorhees School Board of Education is no stranger to the debate about...

New Jersey Pride Chamber of Commerce appoints Noah Michael O’Hare as...

The New Jersey Pride Chamber of Commerce (NJPCC) has appointed Noah Michael O’Hare as its new Board President. Noah is the Vice President of Retail Operations...

City Council member Rue Landau makes LGBTQ history in Philadelphia

I have three simple and powerful words for you: We did it,” said Rue Landau in her victory speech. Landau won an at-large seat on...

Old Bridge Board of Education will keep the 5756 transgender policy...

This is a safe space for our students,” Superintendent David Cittadino told Out In Jersey. The Old Bridge school board joins Asbury Park schools, among...

“Breaking Free” changed everything for this once-closeted Secret Service agent

Living his truth has allowed Cory Allen to become the role model he needed growing up Growing up, Cory Allen found inspiration for what his...

Positive Thoughts: Playboy Magazine was a model of reporting on HIV/AIDS...

In an analog era, newspapers and magazines provided much of the essential HIV/AIDS reporting in the United States by disseminating updates on the evolving...

City of Hoboken creates a LGBTQ Pride Advisory Committee

Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla signed an executive order creating the Hoboken Pride Advisory Committee. The 12 member committee will be dedicated to raising awareness...

Two trans civil rights groups merge to further equality

the National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) and the Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund (TLDEF), two leading national trans civil rights organizations, announced...

Five New Jersey towns come to agreement on alleged discrimination

On Oct. 19, state Attorney General Matthew Platkin and the Division on Civil Rights announced that five New Jersey towns reached a resolution on...

Newark LGBTQ Film Fest seeks local film directors and actors

Submissions are open for the second annual Newark LGBTQ Film Festival happening April 26-28, 2024. This Queer film festival is the first of its...