Topics :: gay rights group

1 thru 7 of 7 Stories

Gay Rights Groups Plan Celebrations Across Oklahoma

Jul 18
Gay rights groups are planning celebrations across the state after a federal appeals court ruled Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.

LGBT Group Won’t Appear in Days of ’47 Parade

May 7
Organizers of Utah’s biggest parade have turned down a float proposal from a Mormon faith-related LGBT group, citing too much potential for controversy.

Minn. Gay Rights Groups Turn Attention To Bullying

By Patrick Condon | Mar 2
Long before gay rights activists in Minnesota launched a successful campaign to legalize same-sex marriage, they were aiming for another high-profile goal: a state law protecting children from school bullies.

Gay Rights Activists Slam UN for Hosting HIV, Human Rights Event in Trinidad

Oct 24
Gay rights activists blasted the United Nations on Tuesday for organizing a book launch in Trinidad to talk about HIV and human rights in the Caribbean, noting the island bars entry to homosexuals.

Brazil President Meets Youth Representatives

Jun 28
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has pledged to open new channels of dialogue with Brazil’s youth, including student and labor unions and gay rights groups.

LGBT Rights Groups Applaud NY Court’s DOMA Decision

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 22
LGBT organizations around the country have applauded the New York federal appeals court that ruled DOMA is unconstitutional.

Gay Rights Groups to Join NYPD Street Stop Protest

By Deepti Hajela | Jun 6
Gay rights groups are speaking out in support of a silent march being held later this month to protest the New York Police Department’s street stop policy.

1 thru 7 of 7 Stories