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Public input sought on non-discrimination amendment effort

Fairness Works Houston, a new organization formed to pass a proposed non-discrimination charter amendment in Houston, will hold a public meeting this Saturday, Feb. 25, to seek public input. As previously reported by Houstini, the proposed charter amendment, which is … Continue reading

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What’s Shakin – Houston Pride Band’s Guilty Pleasures, Haute Boys of fall

1. The Houston Pride Band presents “Guilty Pleasures,” a concert featuring the favorite guilty pleasures of the Pride Band members, tonight at 7:30 at the Hobby Center.  The concert marks the premier of the Pride Band’s new artistic Director, Skip … Continue reading

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Son of a beach

A family vacation proves unexpectedly gay as Myrtle Beach, S.C., gets Pride RAINBOW TOUR | Nearly 200 beachcombers — including the author (dark green, just right of center) — stepped away from the surf and gathered in a field to … Continue reading

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Hundreds Gather to Push for Marriage in Maryland

Equality Maryland Exec. Director Morgan Meneses-Sheets and Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler Over 400 supporters of marriage equality from across Maryland came to Annapolis on Valentine’s Day to lobby in support of the “Religious Freedom and Civil Marriage Protection Act.”  … Continue reading

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Hundreds Gather in NY to Remember Slain Ugandan Activist David Kato

  The following comes from HRC Greater New York Steering Committee Diversity Co-Chair Pete Webb: I represented the Human Rights Campaign yesterday at the New York City Memorial Service to honor the Ugandan LGBT Activist, David Kato.  Kato was the … Continue reading

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ATLANTA: Pastors To Gather To Pray For Bishop Eddie “Down Low” Long

Atlanta’s pastors are getting together for a “lock down” prayer vigil where they will ask Jeebus to watch over disgraced Bishop Eddie “Down Low” Long, his 22-room/nine bathroom mansion, and his 0K Bentley. Glory! Praise Hi$ Name! And send in … Continue reading

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SACRAMENTO: Thousands Of Bigots Gather To Pray Against Gay Rights

Dominionist, extremist, Christofascist preacher Lou Engle gathered several thousand bigots in California’s capital today to pray against same-sex marriage and for “authority over Jezebel and San Francisco values.” The Sacramento event, Engle said, helped to highlight immoral laws being passed … Continue reading

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DC Marriage Equality Advocates Gather to Celebrate and Continue Progress

The following post comes from HRC Field Organizer Nick McCoy: An air of excitement moved through the Equality Forum at the Human Rights Campaign last week. A diverse crowd of forty, including couples, seasoned community advocates, and excited neophytes, gathered … Continue reading

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