Sunday Storytime: Deja’s Reading Rainbow

June 25, 2017

Happy Pride Month, Lawrence! We’ve got a superstar guest joining us for an all-ages storytime this weekend. Miss Deja Brooks will read stories celebrating our local LGBTQIA+ community, families of all kinds, fun, and of […]

New Perspectives

June 2, 2017

Oliver Garbo and Brittney Diebold-Garbo met at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU). “We met within the first month or two of school,” said Oliver. “She actually had a boyfriend at the […]

‘We’re Just People’

June 2, 2017

“New York and Los Angeles!” Nyla Foster had opened the office door and called these words out to me. I turned and looked back as I left the offices of the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project […]

Audio Book Review – A Love Story, Deftly Told

May 1, 2017

Beast, written by Brie Spangler and read by Andrew Eiden 2016, Blackstone Audio Inc., $34.95, 8.5 hours, 7 CDs Stripped down to its most basic description, the heart is a muscle. Nothing computerized, no easy-to-follow […]

I AM JAZZ – North Carolina Talk

July 28, 2016

WATCH A CLIP from the season finale of TLC’s I Am Jazz, a reality television series about a transgender girl named Jazz Jennings. Episode Description: While Jazz goes on her first real date with a boy, the […]

Avoiding a Name-Change Nightmare

July 27, 2016

I am a transgender woman who would like to legally change my name. I live in Savannah, Georgia, and this issue has been a big deal lately after your client, Rowan Feldhaus, was denied a […]

KC TGNC Summit Aims to Develop Leaders

July 25, 2016

For ages, political leaders have used summits as tools for diplomacy and peacemaking. More recently, community leaders have employed summits for civic and social change. Organizers of the July 29-31 Kansas City Transgender and Gender […]

The Camp 10 – Debi Jackson

January 24, 2015

We’re at mid-winter already, and so far it hasn’t been too bad! For this month, I was able to interview Debi Jackson, businesswoman, wife, and mother to two children. […]