Ryan Leach

Ryan Leach is a frequent contributor to OutSmart magazine. Follow him on Medium at www.medium.com/@ryan_leach.
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Annise Parker, Evan Wolfson Headline Equality Texas’ Sunday Funday in Houston

Houston is hot, and the summer is long.

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Gay Rower David Alviar Reflects On His Record-Setting Journey

Houstonian had to overcome homophobia to carry his boyfriend's engagement ring across the Atlantic.

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Local News

LGBTQ Advocates Brace for Special Session

Governor Greg Abbott has asked state lawmakers to revive anti-transgender legislation.

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Greg Abbott Targets The LGBTQ Community With Special Session

Governor includes anti-transgender ‘bathroom bill’ in 30-day session beginning July 18. By Ryan M. Leach Gov. Greg Abbott revealed Tuesday that the…

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Arts & Entertainment

Your First Time at the Story Hole

Baring it all at Rec Room’s new LGBTQ storytelling showcase.

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Immigration in the Age of Trump: LGBTQ Immigrants are Facing New Challenges

Under the administration of President Trump, both documented and undocumented immigrants are facing challenges that were not present during the…

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An Educator’s Point of View on Senate Bill 6

Senate Bill 6 is about discrimination and not about privacy.

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The Victory Fund Brunch Celebrates and Supports LGBTQ Leaders in Houston

The seventh annual Houston Victory Fund Brunch will be held on April 23 at the historic Corinthian in downtown Houston.

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Boy Scouts’ New Policy Allows Trans Scouts

The Boy Scouts of America announced on January 30, 2017, that they would begin recognizing Scouts by the gender indicated…

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Arts & Entertainment

Monkeying Around: Catastrophic Theatre Brings ‘Trevor’ The Chimp to Life

Playwright Nick Jones makes a departure from his regular gig writing for 'Orange Is the New Black' in order to…

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