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Help a Sister Out “Benefit for Hate Rape Victim Richmond Jane Doe”

From Fight The Hate H8, Join The Impact and Dallas Transgender Advocates and Allies “This is about the young woman in No. CA who was brutually beaten and raped by 4 men for being a lesbian and having a rainbow sticker on her car. Please read this article 4 men sought in rape case and […]

Prop. 8 sponsors seek to nullify 18 Thousand marriages

Not satisfied with striping Americans of their constitutional rights the Prop. 8 sponsors seek to nullify 18 thousand gay marriages.The passage of Prop 8 has ignited outrage that if allowd to stand, a popular vote nullifies a California Supreme Court ruling allowing that the State’s Constitutional rights apply to all citizens. This has been expressed […]

MEMORIAL FOR JENNIFER GALE

The Homeless Memorial and Tree of Remembrance on Auditorium Shores at South 1st and Riverside There will be a memorial for Jennifer Gale on December 21, 2008.Hosted by House the Homeless and Mobile Loaves and Fishes Date: Sunday, December 21, 2008Time: 11:00am – 12:30pmLocation: Lady Bird Lake, south shore, west of S. 1st next to […]

Dallas Gay Bachelor Auction

Don’t miss the sexiest party of the year! The 6th annual Gay Bachelor Auction is scheduled for Sunday, March 15 at JR’s from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The 6th annual Gay Bachelor Auction will be held at JR’s Bar and Grill Dallas on Sunday, March 15, 2009 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Applications […]

Transgender Woman, Jennifer Gale, former Dallas mayoral candidate found dead

Many thanks to Stephanie Stevens at Transgender News at Yahoo Groups for alerting us to the sad news that transgender icon and former Austin and Dallas Mayoral candidate Jennifer Gale was found dead. One Austin activist who was in tears said although the body has yet to be identified and the cause of death determined, […]

Ohio: Columbus City Council Passes Transgender Anti Discrimination Laws

Columbus Ohio. From TransOhio. The Columbus City Council passed transgender anti discrimination on Monday 16, 2008. TransOhio blog “The Columbus City Council voted 6-0 to PASS the ordinance revisions which will add the following classes to Columbus City Code (chapter 2331): Age, Disability, Sex, Military status, Familial status and Gender Identity and Expression.” The Columbus […]

Binghamton NY City council passes anti-discrimination bill

In a much anticipated event the Binghamton city Council acted to include protection of transgender people. According to an article by Neil St. Clair, News 10 Now “It’s another way to let people know that everyone has the same rights. In the old days, it was color, religion, whatever. Now it’s size or sexual orientation. […]

Jimmy Lee Dean Trial Date Set : Unified Community Against Gay Hate Crimes(UCAGHC) Plans Rally

Unified Community Against Gay Hate Crimes(UCAGHC) a Dallas TX group formed in response to the brutal attack on local artist Jimmy Lee Dean has announced the trial date and asked for the LGBT community to show support by attending a rally from 10am to 12pm on January 12, 2009 in front of the Frank Crowley […]

Why Should I?

“Why Should I?” This is the response I received from a religious leader after he read my scathing note critiquing his behaviour during a transgender event and an invitation to continue the conversation. I think it gave him the opportunity to slam the door shut. Why should you care about the effect your actions are […]

Join The Impact Light Up The Night In Dallas December 20

Join the Impact is organizing a nationwide rally to take place on December 20, 2008. On December 20th, we ask that you join us again for a nation-wide demonstration that will make an impact on the private sector. National food drives, culminating with candlelight vigils will be held at commercial centers in cities across the […]