Fun

Noah’s Arc (now online)

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Noah’s Arc was a tv dramedy that ran between 2005 and 2006 on the Logo Network. Following characters Noah, Alex, and Ricky – among many others – the show focused on the lives of four gay black friends living in Los Angeles, highlighting stories surrounding HIV awareness, same sex parenthood, and homophobia. All 17 episodes […]

Perspective

PERSPECTIVE: An Ode to Black Gay Relationships

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By Jai, LINX Collaborator  Relationship — perhaps the most uncomplicated of things. It’s the people involved that distort its purity. The waking up with the clarity of purpose: I give myself to you. This day — the only day that matters —  I give you my first in honor of you. Sleep. Repeat. Why do […]

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LINX Staff Playlists: August 2019 – January 2020

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Our staff has created some incredible playlists for y’all on Spotify, in accordance with themes we explored throughout the study. Check them out below: August: Black Gold September: Roots & Fruits October: Black Magic November: Rest, Resilience, Gratitude December: The Holidays are Queer January 2020: Optimism is Earnest

Health

Health Tip: Is Therapy Right for You?

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Are you feeling depressed or anxious? Are you going through a time of grief or loss? Do you feel stressed out or angry? Are you affected by challenging life event with your family or in your relationships? Are you struggling with alcohol, drugs, or another form of addiction? Have you recently been diagnosed with HIV […]

Services

Life Tips: Discounts on Public Transport

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Public transport in L.A. can be expensive, but options exist for need-based reduced programs and fares. The Metro ‘Low-Income Fare is Easy’ or LIFE program offers lowered rates on TAP Metro cards based on low-income eligibility. Check out the qualifications and how to apply at: https://www.metro.net/projects/life/. L.A. Metro’s Immediate Needs Transport Program (INTP) offers subsidies, vouchers, […]

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Meditation and Yoga in South L.A.

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The Tree South L.A. is a space in South Central Los Angeles that offers yoga, meditative mindfulness, and educational wellness resources! Their mission statement is to “create sustainable health equity through individual well-being and community support”. Here is a list of their monthly yoga and meditation classes: https://www.thetreesouthla.org/read-me-1. The system works by donation, where they suggest […]