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Posted on 10. Dec, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
Rowshana Jackson’s got style. After spending years as a home health aide, she’s using her natural talent to break into the fashion scene–as a stylist. On a recent Friday afternoon, Jackson primped and buckled a high-fashion lingerie model in a studio near Wall Street. For free.
Posted on 23. Nov, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
New York City’s annual Transgender Day of Remembrance took place at the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center in Greenwich Village on Friday evening. The vigil and community speak-out commemorated the lives of transgender individuals who were murdered due to violent hate crimes. The event attracted about 100 transgender people and their allies. Attendees […]
Posted on 19. Nov, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
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Posted on 16. Nov, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
Posted on 10. Nov, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
URBAN INQUISITION ~Prodding Unique New Yorkers~ MIRLINE BERROUET. 22. SOUTH OZONE PARK, QUEENS. WHAT SHE DOES: NEW YORK’S STRONGEST FEMALE ARM WRESTLER. WHERE WE GRILLED HER: HER BEST FRIEND’S MOM’S APARTMENT IN HOWARD BEACH. Urban Inquisition: How did you get into arm wrestling? Mirline Berrouet: One of my science teachers in high school was a […]
Posted on 05. Nov, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
Every marathon Sunday for the past 31 years, the Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School band has been helping marathoners push past the 8-mile mark by performing outside their school in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. The Bishop Loughlin band is famous for playing the theme song from the first “Rocky” movie. Over and over. The whole time. […]
Posted on 26. Oct, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
You’ve got your classic zombie in a black dinner jacket, neck ripped open, bow tie covered in blood. Then there’s the zombie bride in a black dress, and the zombie bride in a red dress, and the pregnant zombie bride in a white mini-skirt with her stomach slashed open, fake fetus hanging. Zombies eating french […]
Posted on 19. Oct, 2009 by Samantha Stark.
On a recent Saturday evening, the President of the United States said he loved the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community. President Barack Obama made a speech in support of LGBT rights at an Oct. 10 dinner for the Human Rights Campaign, America’s largest organization working to achieve civil rights for LGBT people. When the […]