Author Archives: Tammye Nash

About Tammye Nash

Dallas Voice Managing Editor

Only 1 flag flying at Six Flags now

Since the Arlington, Texas amusement park opened in 1961, there have been six flags flying over its grounds. But from now on, according to a report in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, there will be only one flag. As of this … Continue reading

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A turning point

It is imperative that people of conscience stand together against the evil that marched in Charlottesville I believe we have reached a turning point in this country. I have been thinking a lot over the past week about that iconic video … Continue reading

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Texas Stonewall Democrats: We are not affiliated with new activist group

Texas Stonewall Democrats officials today (Wednesday, Aug. 16) issued a press release to clarify that their organization is not affiliated with a new activist organization called The New Stonewall Dallas. According to the statement: “It has been brought to the … Continue reading

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Rethinking the question of Confederate monuments

What happened in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday, Aug. 12, when white supremacists and counter-protesters violently clashed — leaving a counter-protester and two state policeman dead and at least 36 injured — should give all of us here in Dallas pause. … Continue reading

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NGLCC celebrates 15 years of supporting LGBT businesses

National advocacy reaps returns for enterprise and community   Mark Lee | Washington Blade Courtesy of National LGBT Media Association The historically unparalleled accelerated advancement in LGBT cultural acceptance and civil equality has been successful and strengthened in large part … Continue reading

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Nazi rally in Charlottesville included anti-LGBT factions

Lisa Keen | Keen News Service lisakeen@mac.com One of the loudest chants coming from the white supremacists rallying in Charlottesville on Saturday, Aug. 12, was “Fuck you, faggots.” The driver of the car that plowed into counter-protesters appears to have … Continue reading

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Advocates deliver signatures opposing bathroom bill to Patrick, Abbott, Straus

With less than three full days left in the Texas Legislature’s special session, a group of LGBT and other civil rights organizations — including the Human Rights Campaign, Equality Texas, the ACLU of Texas, the Texas Freedom Network and the … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Trans Chorus of LA flying in to join TCC for sing-along on Saturday

We’ve just received word that the Trans Chorus of LA will be flying into Dallas this weekend to sing with the Turtle Creek Chorale in the chorale’s 24-hour sing-along marathon intended to raise awareness of transgender issues. The chorale’s artistic … Continue reading

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No kicking of zombie ass allowed in Graham

Dallas filmmaker Israel Luna is working feverishly to put the finishing touches on his latest film, Kicking Zombie Ass For Jesus, which will premier Monday, Aug. 28, at The Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd. Show time is at 7:30 … Continue reading

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Don’t undervalue our bars

The closing of BJ’s NXS! highlights the reasons we need our LGBT bars Last week we learned that BJ’S NXS! on Fitzhugh is closing its doors because they have lost the lease on their space. I’ve only lived in Dallas … Continue reading

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