The Paisano

Ordinance sparks LGBTQ controversy

August 26, 2013

On Aug. 14 San Antonio City Council held a hearing to discuss the passage of the proposed Nondiscrimination Ordinance (NDO). The NDO would protect members of the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning) community from being fired on the basis of their sexual preference and orient...

It’s a woman’s world

February 12, 2013

Lady Base, a new art gallery in Southtown San Antonio area, is being presented as an art initiative exclusively for women and LGBTQ artists. Sarah Castillo, a UTSA bicultural studies graduate student, is the founder of this experimental art platform. The gallery, which opened this past Saturday with a pu...