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Austin street to be named in honor of lesbian activist Bettie Naylor

Part of Austin’s West 4th Street will soon bare the name of longtime Austin activist Bettie Naylor. Continue reading

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WATCH: A tribute to Bettie Naylor

Via QSanAntonio, the below video tribute to pioneering Texas lesbian activist Bettie Naylor includes footage from what is said to be her final interview, conducted by Chris Hatcher Pictures in October 2011. Naylor died at 84 on April 19.  

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PHOTO: 6 who’ve led Texas’ statewide gay-rights group gather at service for Bettie Naylor

All of the former executive directors of Equality Texas, originally known as the Lesbian Gay Rights Lobby, as well as its current E.D. gathered in Austin on May 5 for a memorial service for Bettie Naylor. Continue reading

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Funeral for Bettie Naylor set for May 5

Family and friends of beloved Texas activist Bettie Naylor will celebrate her life spent advocating for LGBT and women’s rights May 5. Continue reading

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Bettie Naylor remembered as ‘creator of the equal rights movement in Texas’

Legendary Texas activist Bettie Naylor died Wednesday night in her sleep. She was 84. Continue reading

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