Patrick Saunders

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Patrick Saunders is a reporter and editor with extensive experience in digital and print journalism covering community affairs, social justice, politics and public health for two of the largest LGBTQ publications in the South. He is a subject matter expert and trusted authority on LGBTQ issues in Georgia.

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The federal government awarded $2.6 million last month to Positive Impact Health Centers to address the opioid epidemic in the metro Atlanta area. LGBTQ...

PALS Atlanta volunteer returns to support pets, people with HIV

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Gay Atlanta WABE reporter returns to airwaves after heart surgery

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LGBTQ lawmaker launches historic run for Georgia lt. governor

Georgia state Rep. Renitta Shannon launched her campaign for lieutenant governor on Monday, setting the stage for what would be a groundbreaking election in...

This small-town Georgia official has been out and proud for 55 years

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This small town in North Georgia loves its first LGBTQ mayor

When Liz Ordiales became the first openly LGBTQ mayor of Hiawassee in 2017, there was some resistance in the city of 900 people in...

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A young private in the Cold War-era Soviet Air Force risks his freedom and his life after falling for a daring fighter pilot in...

Mayoral candidate Antonio Brown’s fraud case cleared for trial

A federal judge advanced the federal fraud case against LGBTQ city council member and Atlanta mayoral hopeful Antonio Brown to the trial phase. The...

Queer Atlanta charities ‘floored’ by Lil Nas X donations

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