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It’s Not Just a Phase, Mom!

It's Not Just a Phase, Mom!
April 8, 2020

LGBT+ Mental Health According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) website “[LGBTQ+] adults are more than twice as likely as heterosexual adults to experience a mental health condition…[and...

An open letter to Eighmy

An open letter to Eighmy
Mabel Diaz, Contributing Writer February 25, 2020

UTSA is severely lacking mental health resources for LGTBQ+ students. This dearth of adequate care juxtaposed with the increasingly severe symptoms of students seeking services is not conducive to the...

Black and queer in America: the double negative

Black and queer in America: the double negative
Ryan Thompson November 28, 2018

Black and queer in America: the double negative. To grow up a black male in America is to grow up confused and uncertain of your place. You are constantly made aware of your larger features and your color....

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