The Essential Queer

Articles
Gay in a Long Beach Classroom

Gay in a Long Beach Classroom

By TAMI GRAHAM History 101 is filled with people who have made an impact: Fidel Castro, Hitler, Martin Luther King, Abraham Lincoln, Gloria Steinem, John F. Kennedy, Amelia Earhart, Cesar Chavez and Harvey Milk. Wait! How the hell did Harvey...
Move the Line Forward

Move the Line Forward

The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen explores the story of a black, lesbian feminist and so much more By TAMI GRAHAM In 2014 Long Beach Indie screened the animated short The Dam Keeper, which went on to be nominated for...
The Essential Queer: A Toast To Suja

The Essential Queer: A Toast To Suja

Editor’s note: The Edge welcomes Tami Graham and her new monthly column on topics from a gay perspective. Graham has lived in Long Beach’s Second District for 12 years and is the leader of the Long Beach Dyke March, Rally...