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Mike Johnson, a Republican and conservative Christian from Louisiana, has been elected as speaker of the U.S. House. He has often expressed views that concern the LGBTQ+ community along with some religion scholars and progressive faith leaders.

Concerns rise among LGBTQ community with Johnson’s election as 56th House speaker

Darren Brumbach , Staff Writer November 3, 2023

After weeks of chaos and failed resolutions, the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives has finally been selected. However, Rep. Mike Johnson's ascent to the role of speaker has raised concerns among...

Shore Hall introduces first gender-neutral bathroom

Shore Hall introduces first gender-neutral bathroom

Nicole Zelniker, Staff Writer February 14, 2014

Deciding which bathroom to use is typically an easy choice for students to make.  “Girls” go into the bathroom labeled “girls,” and “boys” go into the bathroom labeled “boys,” but for...

Five small Greensboro businesses join together to support LGBTQ equality

Nicole Barnard, Staff Writer September 27, 2013

On Sept. 21, five small businesses teamed up for Equality GSO, an event to support the LGBTQ community. The businesses — Golden Spiral, Crafted, Fahrenheit Kollectiv, Green Bean and Elsewhere — worked...

Trans*Action: transformative stories from transitioning students

Justyn Melrose, Staff Writer April 20, 2012

Accompanied by the sound of coffee grinding, softly spoken conversation and the ever-present smell of Greenleaf coffee, a handful of Guilford students watched as a group of transgender college students’...

Pride’s Drag Ball promises music, performers, fun for all

Ellen Nicholas, Staff Writer April 20, 2012

Men in high heels. Girls with mustaches. Must be time for Guilford Pride’s Drag Ball. You might be wondering what happened to the Gender Bend of year's past. While the event itself remains largely...

Opponents say “I do not” to N.C. marriage amendment

Justyn, Melrose April 6, 2012

Through one amendment to the North Carolina constitution, the ever-broadening spectrum of what can be considered a legal union could be shrunk down to one shape and one phrase: “marriage between one...

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