OPB | Nov. 06, 2015
Jazz musician and composer Billy Strayhorn collaborated closely with Duke Ellington and lived openly as a gay man in the 1940s and 1950s.
OPB | Nov. 02, 2015
Last week the Grand Ronde Tribal Council passed an ordinance allowing members to marry in the Tribal Court. The ordinance specifically includes a non-discrimination clause that would allow same-sex couples to marry.
OPB | Sept. 10, 2015
Portland artist Holcombe Waller has created a Requiem Mass for people of diverse gender and sexual identities who have died or been killed.
OPB | Sept. 04, 2015
It’s time for our news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the biggest stories of the week with a rotating panel of journalists and other news watchers.
OPB | June 30, 2015
Anthony Szabo and Kirk Shepard are asking people to pitch in to help them pay for a surrogate so they can have a baby.
OPB | June 26, 2015
The ruling makes same-sex marriage legal in every state.
OPB | April 14, 2015
The Portland author and creator of Dangerous Writing won The Oregon Book Award for lifetime achievement.
OPB | July 22, 2014
TUESDAY: For the last two years, the Oregon Children's Theater has encourages young people to write plays about bullies and bullying.
OPB | July 21, 2014
MONDAY: David Del Tredici's piano sextet Bullycide, which honors young gay men who have taken their own lives, will get its Northwest premiere in Portland at the Chamber Music Northwest Festival.
OPB | July 16, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn about the decline in the number of spaces specifically for lesbians in Portland — and around the country — and different community responses to it.
OPB | July 16, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Jayce, a transgender student at George Fox University, who was denied permission to live on campus with other men.
OPB | June 18, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk to a Portland mom who looked for support when her 8-year-old daughter came out as gay — and couldn't find it.
OPB | May 19, 2014
MONDAY: Judge Michael McShane ruled on Oregon's same-sex marriage ban Monday at noon.
OPB | April 25, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | April 24, 2014
THURSDAY: Attorneys for four couples seeking to overturn Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage made their arguments in court Wednesday.
OPB | April 22, 2014
TUESDAY: Author Tom Spanbauer has taught writing in Portland for more than two decades. His latest novel explores the intricacies of love and friendship.
OPB | April 09, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Jayce is a female-to-male transgender student at George Fox University. Should he be able to live with male friends on campus?
OPB | Feb. 20, 2014
THURSDAY: Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum announced she won't defend the state's law barring same-sex marriage.
OPB | April 22, 2013
The Boy Scouts of America are considering allowing gay scouts into the organization.