Tag: LGBT

Trans-phobic law passes

North Carolina legalizes discrimination under guise of security Written by Jakob Wood Being an American ensures an inalienable right to freedom, justice and equality, unless you’re a transgender citizen living in North Carolina.   Instead of using last year’s ruling on marriage equality as a stepping stone and making further progress in civil rights, North

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Bathrooms make LGBTQ+ students uncomfortable

Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Amber Jones | Special to Viewpoints The issue of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning+ rights on the Riverside City College Campus continues after a year on the back burner. “As a transgender person, I have an anxiety of public restrooms, so if I am at

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GSA club anticipates Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage

Oct. 1, 2014 Photo Illustration by Michael Walter | Assistant Photo Editor Article by Shamir Aleem | Staff Writer   The Gender and Sexuality Awareness Club at Riverside City College anticipates a ruling on the gay marriage cases currently being reviewed by the U.S. Supreme Court starting Sept. 29. The Supreme Court justices were presented with

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‘Free Campus Tours’ talk

Lectures for success earns one student cash ARIEL WHITE | STAFF WRITER “Free Campus Tours” provided RCC with educational seminars in the RCC promenade and a $500 scholarship On Oct. 8 from 8:30-11 a.m. “We bring educational speakers to college campuses paid for by a corporate sponsor,” said Melissa Podany, free campus tours vice president. The corporate sponsors included Livewire Energy, 405 Media and Aural stimulation

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