Posts Tagged as "LGBTQ"

“Raising Zoey” Shows How Family Support Means An Abundance

May 22, 2017 / By
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By Randy Villegas

Residents of Kern County packed a theater room at Maya Cinemas on May 17 to watch “Raising Zoey,” a film that illustrated just how important family support is to transgender kids who are going through transition.

Obama’s Speech Gives LGBTQ Community Hope

May 15, 2012 / By
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BAKERSFIELD – Local LGBTQ community is left a little uncertain after United States President Barack Obama announced of his support for same Sex Marriage.

For LGBTQ Youth, Obama Announcement Better Late Than Never

May 10, 2012 / By
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South Kern Sol


On Wednesday, people across the nation tuned their television sets to an exclusive White House press briefing, where they heard  Barack Obama utter a sentence that no previous President had ever dared: “I think same sex couples should be able to get married.”

It’s about time President Obama made it clear which side he’s on.

A New Miss California?

May 4, 2012 / By
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Written by Anthony Nget, VoiceWaves Journalist.

Tiaras, ball gowns, swimsuits—these feminine items are what people think of when conjuring the image of a beauty queen. 

Bakersfield Pride an opportunity for advocacy

January 22, 2012 / By
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Adriana Garner/By JOSE 'PABLO' ANTONIO

by Gibran ‘Gibz’ Moncayo/South Kern Sol


BAKERSFIELD–The Bakersfield Pride Festival was filled with booths, people, and of course, a sea of the rainbow from flags hanging or waving and products with the rainbow print on them.

Bakersfield Pride a place for acceptance

January 22, 2012 / By
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A lot of love and support at Bakersfield Pride ./By CLARA BRUNO

by ANDRES GARCIA/South Kern Sol




Bakersfield Pride gives a chance for love, acceptance

January 10, 2012 / By
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by ANDRES GARCIA/South Kern Sol



BAKERSFIELD— On Oct. 15, 2011, Bakersfield LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning) community is inviting all of Kern County to come out and have a good time.