Bihl Haus Arts hosts “10,000 Years of Love and Resistance: A Celebration of the Arts and Spiritual Union,” an exhibition that recognizes the 50-year union of Tomás Ybarra-Frausto and Dudley Brooks, opening with a reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 21 at Bihl Haus Arts, 2803 Fredericksburg Road. The media includes photography, painting, installation and recorded soundscape.
Written by rudyarispe on Jul 10 2018 - 10:57am
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 2 2017 - 6:04pm
San Antonio's Pride Bigger than Texas festival and parade began the morning of July 1, 2017 with a community "Chalk It Up" creation of a chalk rainbow crosswalks at the intersection of Evergreen and Main. The crosswalks were augmented by a diagonal blue line in memory of San Antonio Police officer Miguel Moreno who was shot and killed near there a day earlier. Here is a Storify of the day, built with the Tweets, Instagrams and Facebook posts of 39 of your neighbors:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 26 2017 - 1:40pm
This video by the ACLU explains the presidential actions regarding transgender students and the civil rights case heading to the U.S. Supreme Court on March 28. Last year, President Barack Obama said civil rights laws should cover transgender students, but in 2017, President Donald Trump said transgender students should not be covered by civil rights laws. But the courts determine the law, and the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on this issue on March 28, 2017.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 3 2016 - 7:49pm
Your photos, your videos, your PRIDE... Start with this slideshow of photos from the event contributed by Antonia Padilla, then scroll down to see a Storify of your coverage of the event from social media.
Written by amunroe on Jun 22 2016 - 1:42pm
Saturday, July 2, 2016 - #SAFamilyPride Pride San Antonio produces several events throughout the year to celebrate Pride and to fulfill its purpose. The main event, The “Pride Bigger Than Texas” Pride Parade and Festival will be held, Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Crockett Park, 1300 N. Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212. Festival from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Parade Kick-off at 9:00 p.m. Starting Line begins at the intersection of Dewey Place & N Main in front of the Silver Dollar.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 14 2016 - 7:00pm
This week on the Edge: A proposal to cut $1.3 million from San Antonio's Community Safety Net - services for domestic violence victims and the homeless; a San Antonio vigil for Orlando, a Conversation with the Texas Hunger Initiative and an anthology of videos about Kelly Allen, the trailblazing pastor of San Antonio's University Presbyterian Church. San Antonio FY 2017 Budget
Written by CarissaRosalie on Jun 14 2016 - 12:56pm
Inside the moment of one of America’s greatest tragedies, local, transgender comedian, Joan Riviera, had one piece of advice: “Don’t let fear overcome the day.” Just hours after the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history, San Antonio community members, including civic leaders, LGBT leaders and their allies, organized a vigil in Crockett Park to mourn the 50 lives lost at an Orlando nightclub and stand in solidarity.
Written by B Kay Richter on Jun 13 2016 - 4:02pm
San Antonio residents and community leaders held a vigil June 12 for the victims killed at an Orlando night club that morning. Here are some images from the gathering:
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Jun 1 2015 - 3:30pm
During the month of June the San Antonio Public Library celebrates Pride month. This year, the library is focusing on LGBTI artists who have contributed to the richness of the arts and humanities in San Antonio. Join us for our Pride Month kick-off event, Come OUT on Tuesday, June 2 at 6 p.m. at Central Library. Come OUT is our annual panel discussion that features the coming-out stories of local members of the LGBTI community.
Written by Guest (not verified) on Jan 12 2015 - 1:05pm
by Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune Jan. 9, 2015