The Paisano

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....

Costumes in the closet

The Paisano is a self-supported, weekly newspaper run by UTSA students. In more than 30 years of publication, The Paisano has won numerous awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association and was a Gold Medalist in 2000.
Seren Regalado September 6, 2018

To my peers: I have not been truly honest about my identity and who I am as a person. I have something that I have been hiding for fear of judgement from those I hold dear. I can no longer contain this...

Say goodbye to bi erasure

Say goodbye to bi erasure
Ethan Pham September 27, 2016

There is a saying that everyone knows at least one gay person, but, chances are, you know two bisexuals for every gay person you know. This past week was Bisexuality Awareness Week, a week of celebrating...

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