Category: Women

Defying Gravity: Jess X Snow, Chrysanthemum Tran, and Wall Therapy

Defying Gravity: Jess X Snow, Chrysanthemum Tran, and Wall Therapy

by Rowan Collins   “I wanted to have our stories take up and reclaim the space that we have been denied for centuries.” I sat down with Jess X Snow on a drizzly Thursday...

Women celebrate 100th anniversary of suffrage victory

Women celebrate 100th anniversary of suffrage victory

Women marched through downtown Rochester on Saturday, July 22 to observe the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote, and honor the suffrage movement in the hometown of one of its leaders – Susan...

April 4 is Equal Pay Day; NOW plans events

April 4 is Equal Pay Day; NOW plans events

Equal Pay Day April 4 – All Day Long! Women Get a Break on Coffee Urge Congress to Pass Paycheck Fairness Act Share Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/168135923704696/ April 4 symbolizes how longer into 2017 women...

LORA women’s group is now a program of the Gay Alliance

LORA women’s group is now a program of the Gay Alliance

L.O.R.A (Lesbians of Rochester & Allies) is a grassroots women’s organization that was founded in Rochester by Cathie and Sue Timian in 2011. L.O.R.A has become a program of the Gay Alliance in 2017....

Call to Action: celebrate trans women, defend rights on March 15

Call to Action: celebrate trans women, defend rights on March 15

A group of organizations led by trans, gender non-conforming, lesbian, gay, bisexual, two-spirit, and queer (TGNCLGBTSQ) people of color issued a call to action to celebrate and protect trans women and femmes on March...