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Integrity Celebrates Bishop Gene Robinson’s Historic Presence In The Inaugural Celebrations

Monday, January 19, 2009Integrity Celebrates Bishop Gene Robinson’s Historic Presence In The Inaugural Celebrations January 19, 2009FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LOS ANGELES–“There are miles to go before we rest in this journey toward being truly a nation of liberty and justice for ‘all,’” said Integrity President Susan Russell, “but when Bishop Gene Robinson took his place […]

Indonesia Transexual Fourm : Goverment Stop Harrasment, Beatings and Murders

Indonesia, a predominately Muslim country not know for it’s progressive attitude towards transgender people is the site of the first ever conference aimed at ending discrimination in the island country. According to a Jakarta Globe article: “On Friday, the group is scheduled to meet with members of the House of Representatives’ Commissions III and IX […]

President Obama, Bishop Robinson and Dallas Transgender Advocates and Allies (DTAA)

HRC email received 01-17-09 “Dear kelli, Tomorrow, in one of the most humbling honors of my life, I will deliver an invocation at the first event of inauguration week. Though many of us were deeply upset when President-elect Obama chose Proposition 8 supporter Rev. Rick Warren to speak at his inauguration, the fact that he […]

Honduran Transgender Community Terrified After Third Murder

By On Top Magazine Staff Published: January 16, 2009 Honduran Transgender Community Terrified After Third Murder The violent murder of a prominent transgender rights activist in Honduras has left the transgender community stunned and terrified. Cynthia Nicole, a prominent transgender rights activist, was fatally wounded by three shots in the chest and one in the […]

“Equality For All Texans Support HB 538”

“Equality For All Texans Support HB 538” A Facebook Group which is seeking to inform and gain support for the introduction and passage of a Sexual and Gender workplace non discrimination bill in the present session of the Texan Legislature. House Bill 538 prohibits employers from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender […]

National Freedom to Marry Day

National Freedom to Marry DayFeb 12, 2009 On National Freedom to Marry Day, all Marriage Equality USA® Chapters and Member Organizations will participate in Marriage Equality USA’s National Freedom to Marry Events. Marriage Equality USA® has also partnered with Join The Impact for this national event. Thursday, February 12, 2009, at local marriage counters in […]

TEXAS to decide fate of Gender inclusive “ENDA” HB508

By: Villarreal H.B. No. 538 A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: SECTION 1. Section 21.002, Labor Code, is amended by adding Subdivisions (9-a) and (13-a) […]

Tell Pepsi THANK YOU For Supporting Our Families!

Last week, the American Family Association launched a boycott of PepsiCo. The AFA boycott is based, in part, on the PepsiCo Foundation’s support of PFLAG’s Straight for Equality in the Workplace project. Please let Pepsi know that you appreciate their support for our families and will support the company when you are shopping. Please call […]

New York Civil Liberties Union-President Obama CLOSE GITMO AND END THE MILITARY COMMISSIONS

“As President, I will close Guantánamo, reject the Military Commissions Act, and adhere to the Geneva Conventions”– Barack Obama 8/1/07 Tell President elect Obama you support the restitution of American justice and social equality by signing this letter by the New York Civil Liberties Union! Dear President-elect Obama, I was deeply moved by your recent […]

Transgender and Gay Ordinance in Kalamazoo under Attack

Kalamazoo’s new Gay and Transgender city ordinances are being challenged and the Kalamazoo Alliance says your Help is Needed to Keep the new Equal Rights Ordinance in Kalamazoo. “Join us at City Hall on Monday, January 12 at 6pm for the City Commission Meeting on the second floor of City Hall.” Kalamazoo news ” The […]