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Kerbie Joseph (Photo from her Facebook page via Amsterdam News)

Orlando Attack Hits Home for Ali Forney Center Youth

LGBTQ, Manhattan, Social Services June 17, 2016 at 11:46 am

Amsterdam News speaks to counselor Kerbie Joseph of the Ali Forney Center on how the Orlando mass shooting has affected young people at the homeless LGBT youth center.

The Center for Anti-Violence Education's Gabriella Belfiglio leads the self-defense class in Harlem. (Photo by Shana Childs via The Uptowner)

Defense Classes After Transgender Death

Housing, LGBTQ, Manhattan September 17, 2013 at 5:29 pm

In the aftermath of the hate crime and death of transgender woman Islan Nettles, a self-defense class was offered to Harlemites, with a focus on situations pertinent to the LGBT community, reports The Uptowner.