Posts tagged " LGBTQ "

ORLANDO

June 13th, 2016 Posted by News No Comment yet

This past weekend, mass gun violence was unleashed yet again. This time in Orlando, in a crowded night club. Something like 50 people, fellow human beings, murdered and an equal number injured by one extremist psychopath, armed with an assault rifle. The most casualties in a single gun incident in our nation’s history.

WHITE HOUSE HIRES FIRST TRANSGENDER STAFFER

August 20th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

This week, the White House announced the hiring of Raffi Freedman-Gurspan, a transgender activist, as an outreach-recruitment officer in the White House Office of Personal Management. (more…)

THE EQUALITY ACT

July 24th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

The next battle on tap for the LGBT community is a legal framework for outlawing discrimination against gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and transgender Americans. Senator Jeff Merkley of Oregon is a co-sponsor of the bill in the senate. A companion bill has been introduced in the House. (more…)