OUT Spoken is a community-driven magazine produced by The LOFT LGBTQ+ Community Center with a focus on LGBTQ+ issues.  Check out articles by LOFT staff members, volunteers, and contributors! Click the links below to read each blog post. 

The Supreme Court Just Legalized LGBTQ+ Discrimination- What Do We Do Next?


An Absence of Rights: One Year Later


Celebrating Queer Berlin


Surviving The Holidays


The Arc is Becoming A Circle; Push Back


Hold Me Closer: Why We Need Celebration


Monkeypox: What You Need to Know


A Genderfluid Journey



The Fall of Roe V. Wade


My First Time


It's a Sin



An Absence of Rights


Transgender Day Of Visibility Special Edition: BEYOND VISIBILITY


Power Through Story: Interview with Writer Morgan Boecher



Under Siege



Our Understanding



Up and Rising

.Bareback Sex Resource Guide: Managing The Risks

.Why We Honor TDOR

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month



Honoring Those We Lost

Your Voice Matters More Than Ever



Rising Higher and Higher!


It Started With Kopay

Transgender Children Are Under Attack—The Time for Action is Now


Finding My Own Voice with CAN’T TAKE THAT AWAY 


Raising Voices: Including LGBTQ+ Equality Within the #BlackLivesMatter Movement



Ballroom Culture: The Black LGBTQ+ Born Culture Inspiring Millions Around The World

Ballroom culture


Selwyn Walters: An Inspiration To The Local LGBTQ+ Community

HIV in 2020: The Silver Lining

We See You:

How the Hudson Valley Trans Forum Aims To Empower the Community

Hudson Valley Trans Forum

Does Being Trans, Gender-Non-Conforming, or Non-Binary Put You at Risk For HIV?


Pronouns With Alex: A New Column

Pronouns with Alex


National Coming Out Day: A Poem by Dakota Pinon

Dakota Pinon

The Dangers of Walking While Trans

Walking While Trans

Who Gets To Be Queer On The Big Screen?

Queer Actors

A Thriving Queer Culture...100 Years Ago!?

Telling Our Stories: Burning Bright With Flame 

Pride Rewind: A Look Back in The Annals of LGBTQ Protests with Aline Allegra

LOFT LGBT Center Archives

Read About Westchester County Board Legislator Nancy Barr's Personal Experience With Our Community

Senator Gillibrand Makes Historic Announcement At The LOFT

Gillibrand visits the LOFT LGBT Community Center

Read About NY State Assemblywoman Amy Paulin's Personal Connection to Our Community

Supreme Court Guarantees Work Protection for LGBTQ+ Community

Supreme Court Protects LGBT rights

How Can the LGBTQ+ Community Show Up For Black Lives?

Larry Kramer: The Man Whose Voice Continues to Shape The LGBTQ Culture

Tribute to Larry Kramer

Do You Inject Hormones? Read About Staying Safe From Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C Awareness

5 Facts About Transgender Icon Aimee Stephens 

Aimee Stephens Fight For Equality