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About Kate Opalewski


So far Kate Opalewski has written 237 articles.

Grooming Future LGBTQ Leaders

By | 2017-11-16T09:00:00+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Michigan, News|

The Equality March in Flint this past June. Photo courtesy of Equality Caucus. Nicole Derusha-Mackey is on a mission to build a farm team full of LGBTQ people who will best serve their community [...]

Gretchen Whitmer On LGBTQ Issues

By | 2017-10-24T09:00:00+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Michigan, News|

No stranger to duking it out, Democratic gubernatorial frontrunner Gretchen Whitmer is showing up for the LGBTQ fight. "That's one of the first and most important things to do is show up," says Whitmer. "I [...]

Love Wins in the City of Jackson

By | 2017-08-16T09:00:00+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Chris Moore, Nikki Joly and Barbara Shelton, director of the United Center for Caring in Jackson. Hundreds gathered for a fundraiser on Tuesday night to support Nikki Joly and Chris Moore, an LGBTQ couple [...]

Summer Pride Calendar

By | 2017-06-08T09:00:00+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Guides, Pride Guide|

Photo courtesy of David Graff AUGUST 12 Transgender Pride in the Park 12-6 p.m. Donald Red Geary Park, Earle Boulevard at Pinecrest, Ferndale http://www.transgendermichigan.org Celebrate the 51st anniversary of the Compton's Cafeteria Riot AUGUST [...]

Courting Drag

By | 2017-06-01T09:00:00+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Entertainment|

Garry Taylor of Ferndale is beyond the time at age 57 that he will present himself as Riva Lucian, but she is still a significant part of him. "We are one in the same. I [...]

Summer Pride Calendar

By | 2017-06-01T09:00:00+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Guides, Pride Guide|

Now thru JULY 28 "Summer of Pride" Exhibit Pittman-Puckett Gallery Hours: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Affirmations, 290 W. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale http://www.goaffirmations.org Honors the struggles of the LGBTQ+ community through activism during Ferndale [...]