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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, 2016


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, 2016


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...

LGBT vs North Carolina’s Bathroom Bill

LGBT vs North Carolina’s Bathroom Bill

Joseph Quintana, Staff Writer

April 26, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The bathroom is a place you would expect to use freely when the urge comes to you, but sadly, in North Carolina, that isn't the case. A bill passed on March 23 discriminates against transgender people on which bathroom they can use. What makes this upsetting is the fact that this bill was passed to ov...

Is God a homosexual?

Is God a homosexual?

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer

February 15, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Religious institutions and organizations have been the only community within society that ardently works to villainize, criminalize and more recently shun the homosexual community. It is interesting to see the evolution of God’s homophobia mediated through his worshipers, from the 16th century wh...

National Coming Out Awareness Film and Discussion

National Coming Out Awareness Film and Discussion

Ryan Guerrero, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 28, 2015


Filed under News Briefs & Upcoming Events

Rio Hondo will be hosting a National Coming Out Awareness film and discussion in room SS305 on Oct. 29. The event will take place from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and will feature the documentary "Out Late", which shares the powerful testimonies of five individuals who waited until their late 50's and 60's...

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