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The Benefits of LGBTQ+ Themes in Cartoons

The Benefits of LGBTQ+ Themes in Cartoons

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer
November 3
Filed under Opinion

In recent years, the presence of LGBTQ+ themes in cartoons have become more prominent. Major cartoon channels like Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network have taken big strides towards including more representation in their cartoons. When Nickelodeon ended The Legend of Korra in 2014, it did so with their two main female c...

L.A. LGBT Center: A place we can all call home

L.A. LGBT Center: A place we can all call home

Angelo Torres, Co- Editor- in- Chief
October 19
Filed under News

National LGBT Awareness Day, held October 19, celebrates the contributions of and spreads awareness of LGBT Centers throughout the world, that provide LGBT people of all ages with information, psychological services, and sex education. Founded in 1969, the Los Angeles LGBT Center has served as a hav...

RHC hosts campus- wide National Coming Out Day

RHC hosts campus- wide National Coming Out Day

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
October 19
Filed under Top Stories

As part of National Coming Out Day, the Associated Students as well as Spectrum (formerly the GSA) hosted an event at Rio Hondo College in the mid quad Oct. 11 in show of support to the Lesbian Bisexual Gay Transgender (LGBT+) community and equality. This kicks off a series of events that the AS and Spectrum are h...

“The Laramie Project” aims to inspire change

“The Laramie Project” aims to inspire change

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer
October 12
Filed under Top Stories

The Laramie Project, a play about Matthew Shepard, a gay student attending Wyoming University who tragically lost his life in a gruesome murder in 1998 is coming to the Wray Theater. In a small town where the motto is “live and let live,” Shepard was beaten, tortured, and left to die on a fence near...

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