Meet…Joyce from Sudan

Meet…Joyce from Sudan Name: Joyce Gune Alex Age: 7 Hometown: Juba Jerusalem Languages spoken: Arabic, Fujulu, Kakwa, English Siblings: One sister and three brothers Pets: A dog, Rainbow, and a cat, Pac School: Nahari School (Basic 1) Favorite subjects in school:...

Judge Orders End to Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Dan Choi, who faces discharge from the US Army for being gay under the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy. PHOTO: flickr.com/first wavedown On October 12, a federal judge ordered the U.S. Military to end its Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy, which does...

Honoring and Defending Gay Youth

Youth march at a rally to end the ban on gays in the military. October is LGBT History month, a time to celebrate gay rights and the accomplishments of the LGBT community. PHOTO: M.V. Jantzen By JYOTHI NATARAJAN October is LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)...

Famous LGBT People

In honor of LGBT History Month, here are some famous LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) people you may recognize! Alexander the Great Greek king and warrior, creator of one of the largest empires in the ancient world Susan B. Anthony American civil rights...

The Education Race

By AMANDA VENDER A contest between states is underway to see which ones will win $4.35 billion from the federal government to be spent on education. The contest is called Race to the Top. Some states are winning money, and others aren’t getting any. The program...