Friday, January 15, 2010
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of the departure this weekend of an LGBT-oriented cruise that has a scheduled stop in Labadee, Haiti, the owners of three of America's leading LGBT cruise companies along with community activists Claire Lucas and Mark Bromley announced a coo
New members to serve leadership roles at LGBTQ youth-focused non-profit LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Trevor Project, the leading national organization focused on crisised on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth, toda
In the Equality in the Courts blog series, HRC attorneys discuss news and break down the legal theories in Supreme Court and federal court cases. This post is from Mike Wilson, HRCâs Staff Counsel for Special Projects: On January 15, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear the case of Doe No. 1 v. Reed, [...]
Think Progress has some numbers from a new Democracy Corps poll showing widespread support for repeal of the military’s discriminatory Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy. Â The pollsters purposely phrased the question in the most conservative way possible (”Federal law currently prohibits openly gay men and women from serving in the military. Â Do you think this [...]
This week’s catastrophic earthquake in Haiti left thousands without water, food, medicine and other basic necessities.Â A number of wonderful organizations are working on the ground and right now they need our financial support in order to get relief to those who need it. The organization CARE is seeking donations to help address the immediate needs [...]
The inaugural Desperado Gay and Lesbian Film Festival will debut Jan. 29-30 at Paradise Valley Community College.
For the first time in a decade, the Justice Department has moved to intervene in a lawsuit on behalf of a high school boy who was beaten up for being effeminate. Lawyers argue he is protected under Title IX â" and gay and lesbian groups see it as a statement about the Obama administration's priorities.
L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center Responds to Supreme Court Ruling Regarding Video Transmission of Prop. 8 Hearing (PR Newswire via Yahoo! News)
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling prohibiting the video transmission of the proceedings in Perry v. Schwarzenegger, the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center's Chief Executive Officer Lorri L. Jean has issued the following statement:
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