Tag Archives: Homelessness

Queer and Queerer Ep. 45 – The LGBT Youth Homelessness Epidemic (ft. Carl Siciliano)

This week, Zack and Peterson welcome to the show Carl Siciliano, founder and executive director of The Ali Forney Center in New York City, which provides shelter for LGBT homeless youth. Since its founding nearly ten years ago, The Ali Forney Center has been on the forefront of addressing the epidemic of homelessness that impacts […]

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Faces For Equality: Charlotte Park (BAGLY)

Name: Charlotte Park Age: 24 Hometown: Boston, MA Occupation: Engineering Student, Wentworth Institute of Technology Why I Found Her at Creating Change: I caught Charlotte just moments after she had finished participating in the queer youth of color panel at the Saturday plenary session at Creating Change. She had been specifically invited to the conference […]

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Queer Youth of Color Speak Out!

Radical queers are going to fuck shit up! – Juan Gabriel Padilla On Saturday, the main feature of the Creating Change plenary session was a panel of queer youth of color. The discussion dealt with the challenges that youth organizing faces, highlighted by a recent report from FIERCE (Fabulous Independent Educated Radicals for Community Empowerment), […]

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