A new group in Washington, D.C., In Laughing Color, teaches queer and trans people of color to do improv, write jokes and command an audience. They’re having their second “graduation” showcase this week.
Words by Akiba Solomon. Video by Riley WilsonJun 29, 201512:00PM EDT
As this year’s government-sanctioned Pride Month comes to a close and folks reflect on last weekend’s big-city Pride parades, lesbian, gay and transgender poeple of color weigh in on whether Pride is really here for them.
In the next couple of days President Obama is likely to sign an executive order that would ban workplace discrimination against LGBT employees at any company that does business with the federal government.