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Rescue Train Repeat Offers Group Walks With a Drag Queen and Dog Training

Rescue Train Repeat Offers Group Walks With a Drag Queen and Dog Training

This Bushwick-based service provides expert dog training and a supportive community for pup parents.

Organizers Hold Wednesday Protest Against Anti-Black and LGBTQ+ Hate in Response to Saturday’s ‘Anti-Gay’ Attack

Organizers Hold Wednesday Protest Against Anti-Black and LGBTQ+ Hate in Response to Saturday’s ‘Anti-Gay’ Attack

Organizers Qween Jean and Gia Love call for Bushwick to support the Black Lives Matter movement and the LGBTQ+ community. If you say “BLM” and do not support the queer Black community, then you are not for liberation, Qween said.

District Leader Samy Nemir-Olivares Helps Organize Rally Against LGBTQ+ Hate This Wednesday After Possible Hate Crime

District Leader Samy Nemir-Olivares Helps Organize Rally Against LGBTQ+ Hate This Wednesday After Possible Hate Crime

Plans for the rally were prompted by a stabbing and robbery in a Bushwick bodega early Saturday morning, which NYPD’s Hate Crimes Task Force is currently investigating.

LGBTQ+ Businesses Around Bushwick To Support During And After Pride Month

LGBTQ+ Businesses Around Bushwick To Support During And After Pride Month

Check out these LGBTQ+ businesses in and around Bushwick during Pride month and beyond.

Community Group ‘Our Repro Rights’ Is Hosting a Discussion to Advance Reproductive Justice

Community Group ‘Our Repro Rights’ Is Hosting a Discussion to Advance Reproductive Justice

The Bushwick reproductive rights group is pushing for lasting change through specificity and inclusivity.

Becoming Josephine: a Glam Yiddish Singer-Songwriter in Drag

Becoming Josephine: a Glam Yiddish Singer-Songwriter in Drag

“It’s ironic because now that I’m making music for a character I’m making the most genuine, sincere music of my life.”

Bushwick Nightly: New Queer-Centered Dance Party at Market Hotel, Plus Other Diverse Events

Bushwick Nightly: New Queer-Centered Dance Party at Market Hotel, Plus Other Diverse Events

The hottest inclusive dance parties in Bushwick.

PHOTOS: The Best of Bushwig 2019

PHOTOS: The Best of Bushwig 2019

Bushwick Nightly: Bushwig, House of Vouge, Discwoman, & More Intersectional Parties in Bushwick

Bushwick Nightly: Bushwig, House of Vouge, Discwoman, & More Intersectional Parties in Bushwick

It’s called dancing, sweetie.

Queer Kid Stuff: Award-Winning Web Series Educates Children (and Adults) on LGBTQ+

Queer Kid Stuff: Award-Winning Web Series Educates Children (and Adults) on LGBTQ+

NYC Native Created LGBT+ Children’s Web Series in the Heart of Bushwick.

Legendary Gamer, Narcissa Wright, Is Star of New Documentary About Identity and Speedrunning

Legendary Gamer, Narcissa Wright, Is Star of New Documentary About Identity and Speedrunning

Openness and vulnerability transcend the digital space.

Healing a Community: Queer & Trans-Centered Yoga Comes to Bushwick

Healing a Community: Queer & Trans-Centered Yoga Comes to Bushwick

Bushwick Nightly: The Best Upcoming Queer and Intersectional Dance Parties

Bushwick Nightly: The Best Upcoming Queer and Intersectional Dance Parties

Bushwick Nightly: The Best PoC-Centered and LGBTQ+ Parties to Catch in and Around Bushwick

Bushwick Nightly: The Best PoC-Centered and LGBTQ+ Parties to Catch in and Around Bushwick

Experience ’80s Club Culture in Bushwick Through Immersive Dance Party with Secret Guest

Experience ’80s Club Culture in Bushwick Through Immersive Dance Party with Secret Guest

Ariana and the Rose’s traveling dance party, Light + Space, aims to recreate the performative experience inspired by ’80s club culture.

A New Trans Non-Binary Sitcom Shot in Bushwick Airs this Week

A New Trans Non-Binary Sitcom Shot in Bushwick Airs this Week

A trans non-binary dating columnist works to make their peace with monogamy in Brooklyn, while their friends stir up their own intimate exploits.

Bushwick Baker Explores Kink and Queerness Through Artisanal Cookies

Bushwick Baker Explores Kink and Queerness Through Artisanal Cookies

A healing hobby has now become a cookie pop-up.

Queer Latinx Artists Commemorate Stonewall’s 50th Anniversary at Bushwick Gallery

Queer Latinx Artists Commemorate Stonewall’s 50th Anniversary at Bushwick Gallery

Curator Julio Alejandro Rodriguez brings together nine artists whose work embody the perseverance and strength of the queer community.

Bushwick Rock Climbing Gym Now Offers Discounted Queer Climbs with Free Passes for QTPOC

Bushwick Rock Climbing Gym Now Offers Discounted Queer Climbs with Free Passes for QTPOC

MetroRock is creating an accessible space for queer athletes.

Hail Seitan! Queer and Women-Owned Vegan Deli Business Grows In Ridgewood

Hail Seitan! Queer and Women-Owned Vegan Deli Business Grows In Ridgewood

Lift Like a Girl: A Bushwick Powerlifting Gym Centers Female and Non-Binary People

Lift Like a Girl: A Bushwick Powerlifting Gym Centers Female and Non-Binary People

With special events for minorities, as well, like a training session called Muslim Women Learn to Lift, Black Girls Lift, and Fuerza Latina.

Queer Bushwick Artist Exhibits at Leslie-Lohman Museum for Gay and Lesbian Art in SoHo

Queer Bushwick Artist Exhibits at Leslie-Lohman Museum for Gay and Lesbian Art in SoHo

A culmination of sculpture, painting, performance, and illustration by Ben Ross Davis.

In Plain Sight: How a Beat and DJ Collective Created a Bushwick Community

In Plain Sight: How a Beat and DJ Collective Created a Bushwick Community

10 Alternative Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day in Bushwick

10 Alternative Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day in Bushwick

Tired of heteronormative and boring Hallmark events? Then this list is for you.

Open Flame Brings an Inclusive LGBTQ+ Open Mic to Bushwick

Open Flame Brings an Inclusive LGBTQ+ Open Mic to Bushwick

This queer open mic is blowing up in Brooklyn.

Heated Conversations: a Healing Experience for QTBIPoC Comes to Ridgewood

Heated Conversations: a Healing Experience for QTBIPoC Comes to Ridgewood

A healing, inclusive, and creative space by Ecokiki and HotBox Mobile Sauna, to uplift queer, non-binary and trans folx of color.

Immersive Queer Nightclub Musical Brings Oscar Wilde to East Williamsburg

Immersive Queer Nightclub Musical Brings Oscar Wilde to East Williamsburg

Interview: Parrot Dream Hosting Benefit For Trans Women Of Color Collective On Sunday At The Glove

Interview: Parrot Dream Hosting Benefit For Trans Women Of Color Collective On Sunday At The Glove

Tom Gallo [email protected] Tom Gallo is the host of Look at My Records on Radio Free Brooklyn Radio Free Brooklyn and Bushwick Daily are proud to announce a new weekly local-music column that will focus on artists that call Bushwick home. Each week, a Radio Free Brooklyn personality will pen a record or performance review of a different Bushwick based […]

HotBox Mobile Sauna Launches Monthly Queer Sauna Sessions at Ridgewood’s Nowadays

HotBox Mobile Sauna Launches Monthly Queer Sauna Sessions at Ridgewood’s Nowadays

Inclusivity in bathing and relaxation.

PHOTOESSAY: A Celebration of Resistance and Community at Bushwick Pride

PHOTOESSAY: A Celebration of Resistance and Community at Bushwick Pride

The 13th Annual Bushwick Pride event celebrated Bushwick’s LGBTQIA community.

Celebrate The 13th Year of Bushwick Pride This Weekend

Celebrate The 13th Year of Bushwick Pride This Weekend

Resist and party in the streets of Bushwick for an awesome cause this weekend.

4 Pride Parties in Ridgewood and Bushwick This Weekend

4 Pride Parties in Ridgewood and Bushwick This Weekend

There are a number of pride events this weekend in Ridgewood and Bushwick for celebrating empowerment.

An Astrology-Inspired Cocktail Bar, Mood Ring, Will Open Next Month on Myrtle Avenue in Bushwick

An Astrology-Inspired Cocktail Bar, Mood Ring, Will Open Next Month on Myrtle Avenue in Bushwick

‘Bushwick Bohemia Beat Poetry’ Will Highlight the Writing of Bushwick Natives and Residents

‘Bushwick Bohemia Beat Poetry’ Will Highlight the Writing of Bushwick Natives and Residents

Emanuel Xavier, noted Bushwick poet, kicks off the monthly series.

Bushwick Post Opens Near the Wilson L to Alleviate Delivery Woes

Bushwick Post Opens Near the Wilson L to Alleviate Delivery Woes

Bushwick Post provides vital packing and shipping services to the neighborhood with 24-hour mailbox access.

Pine Box Rock Shop Donates Profit from the Sale of “Right Wing Pilsner” to Youth LGBTQ Organization

Pine Box Rock Shop Donates Profit from the Sale of “Right Wing Pilsner” to Youth LGBTQ Organization

The well-known phrase “Knowledge is Power” hit a little too close to home this past week at Pine Box Rock Shop, as they were tipped off by a customer that a beer they had on tap came from a brewery that wasn’t exactly, erm, in a nutshell, chill