Friday, August 23, 2019

Comprehensive Care

It’s a sobering reality that transgendered youths are at a higher risk of homelessness and suicide than their peers. With a new multi-disciplinary approach to treating trans adolescents, the Center for Gender Affirming Medicine at Akron Children’s Hospital is poised to help address that disparity.

Celebrating Care

Prizm News / August 16, 2019 / By Ken Schneck New HRC President Alphonso David at Equitas Health in Columbus, Ohio.Photo by Staley Munroe HRC President comes to Columbus to...

New Heights of Equality

With a sweeping set of updates and actions over the past month, Shaker Heights this week became the 26th Ohio locality to pass comprehensive and inclusive protections for the LGBTQ+ community.

Stranger Danger

Following the recent murder and assault of two gay men in Detroit via Grindr, BRAVO offers tips to stay safe

25 and Counting!

After a 3+ hour meeting on Monday night and in front of an overflowing crowd of hundreds, Medina took a huge step forward in the fight for equality as they became the 25th Ohio community to pass comprehensive protections for the LGBTQ+ community.

Corporate Backing

Over 200 businesses, many of which operate with a strong presence here in Ohio, have signed a “friend of the court” brief in support of LGBTQ+ rights. This public stance comes in advance of an upcoming Supreme Court case that will determine whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 also protects on the basis of gender identity and sexual orientation.

A Winning Bid

The shouts of joy in Raleigh, North Carolina could be heard all the way in Ohio as Stonewall Sports, a national LGBTQ+ and ally sports organization, announced their selection of Cleveland as the host city for the 7th Annual Stonewall National Tournament and Summit taking place July 10-12, 2020.

New Directions

Prizm is exited to announce that Ken Schneck has been named Editor. Schneck is a Cleveland-based author and professor who has been writing for Prizm since 2018 and has been serving as Contributing Editor since April of 2019.

Empowerment and Pride

Prizm News / June 18, 2019 / By Ken Schneck Organizer Charlie H. A Stewart and Dkéama Alexis welcome attendees to the second annual Community Pride.Photos by Ken Falk Scenes...
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