Stories with 'lgbtq' tag

‘Finding Home’ screening + Free Panel Discussion

FINDING HOME is a documentary web series chronicling the painstaking efforts of LGBT immigrants to build and define a home in Los Angeles. SCHEDULE: • 12:00pm – Doors Open • 12:30pm – Panel Discussion (THE PANEL DISCUSSION IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC) • 1:30pm – Film Starts PANEL DISCUSSION: What is going on, America? What is […]

/ September 5, 2018


Community Conversation for South Florida’s LGBTQ Asian Community

This event will be a conversation about the importance of community and shared experiences as LGBTQ Asian people in South Florida. We will be connecting over light snacks and good company! Many people question why it is important at all to have an LGBTQ Asian community, especially in South Florida. As queer Asian people, many […]

/ April 25, 2018


OUTshine Film Festival Opening Night Film & Party

Antonio and Paolo live happily together in Berlin and are finally getting married. They decide to celebrate in the small village in Italy where Antonio grew up. While his mother immediately supports his intentions, her husband Roberto, the town Mayor, is much more reluctant. Paulo, who has not spoken to his conservative mother in a […]

/ April 12, 2018


Comedy Classes: VT-1 Improv Foundations

Whether you’re looking to develop your comedy or want to finally take that leap into trying something new, Villain Theater is the perfect home for Miami creatives. Our goal is to create a sustainable entertainment community in South Florida, for folks to work on their creative spirits in a positive, engaging, and challenging environment. Villain […]

/ December 16, 2017


Taste of Equality

In the wake of the mass shooting at Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub on June 12, 2016, Equality Florida made a commitment to honor the sacrifice made by the victims by doubling our efforts to uproot the anti-LGBTQ bigotry that led to the massacre. Our Safe and Healthy Schools Project that resulted is a pioneering new project […]

/ September 21, 2017


Let’s bring some color to LGBTQ leadership

Today, across South Florida, passionate organizers will petition elected officials for justice for all, social entrepreneurs will reimagine doing good as good business, and innovative thinkers will tackle complex challenges with exciting solutions. While queer and trans people of color (QTPOC) are among those who are contributing daily to a new Miami, all too often […]

/ August 16, 2017


South Florida’s mission to ban conversion therapy statewide

Conversion therapy may not be banned statewide, but here’s how cities are leading the charge.

/ August 14, 2017


It’s good business to be LGBTQ tolerant

Being a company that promotes equality in the workplace isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s actually a really good business strategy. If Florida adopted a state non-discrimination policy, then it would know.

/ July 25, 2017


The Miami transgender experience: How to be a better employer and friend

We had an eye- and heart-opening conversation through Connect Miami last month. And you wanted to know how to show support from now on.

/ June 5, 2017


These are the rights Miami’s LGBTQ community do and don’t have

Orlando has raised lots of questions about LGBTQ rights. We broke it down.

/ June 29, 2016