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Queer Rights Group Revolted By Anti-Gay Republican Candidates

Fake Religious Freedom Argument Used In Debate to Mask Red Meat Bigotry NEW YORK Jan. 8, 2012 Truth Wins Out expressed its revulsion over the unrestrained anti-gay bigotry expressed by Republican candidates in tonight’s ABC News debate. The contenders bent over … Continue reading

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Gays Apologize To Koch For Ruining Her Marriage

An Open Apology to Amy Koch on Behalf of All Gay and Lesbian Minnesotans Dear Ms. Koch, On behalf of all gays and lesbians living in Minnesota, I would like to wholeheartedly apologize for our community’s successful efforts to threaten … Continue reading

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UN Urges Repeal of Laws Against LGBT People — End Discrimination and Violence

Faith Leaders Urged To Support Human Rights For All People Leaders of the Metropolitan Community Churches call on all Christian leaders and all people of faith to speak out against the documented violence against people based on sexual orientation and … Continue reading

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“The Road to Economic Justice A Socialist Perspective” Hartford, Nov. 19, 7PM

Socialist Action and Economic Uprising Present The Road to Economic JusticeA Socialist Perspective 7:00 pm Saturday, November 19 The Studio at Billings Forge539 Broad Street, Hartford, CT Plenty of Free Parking at The Lyceum – 227 Lawrence St Thousands of … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street Actions For Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011

GET READY: Massive Day of Occupy Action in New York Thursday, Nov. 17 7:00 AM, protesters gather in Liberty Plaza – Zucotti Park Only small bags and signs allowed, no camping gear is permitted in the park according to the … Continue reading

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Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex, Wesleyan, 10/31

Monday, October 31 · 8:00pm – 11:00pm Wesleyan University Allbitr0n 311 Co-editor Eric Stanley, and contributors Ralowe Ampu and Toshio Meronek will discuss their just released book project, Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex (AK Press, 2011) … Continue reading

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#QueerCaucus Meeting At #OccupyHartford Following Anti-War Rally Today‏, Oct. 16th

Calling all Queers of #OccupyHartford: Informal Meeting of a #QueerCaucus at Turning Point Park, the site of the occupation. (corner of Broad St. and Farmington Avenue.) Immediately following the rally at the State Capitol: http://queerliberationfront.us/2011/09/18/bring-our-war-dollars-home-march-rally-hartford-saturday-oct-16-2011/ Look for Rainbow Flag at … Continue reading

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Queer Liberation Front Meeting at OccupyHartford, Sunday, October 9, 3PM

Queer Liberation Front will host a Meeting at OccupyHartford on Sunday, October 9 at 3PM. The meeting will take place on the site of the Occupation: Turning Point Park Corner of Broad St. and Farmington Ave. (across the street from … Continue reading

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#OccupyHartford March And Occupation, Friday, Oct. 7, 5PM

Respond To Event and Spread The Word: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=124461497657163 Friday, October 7 · 5:00pm – 8:00pm Bushnell Park Across From Union Station/Holiday Inn Gather at 5pm and March Together Thru Downtown Hartford Stopping At Sites of Corporate Greed And Finising Our … Continue reading

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#OccupyHartford First General Assemblies, Bushnell Park, Wednesday, Oct. 5

#OccupyHartford will hold its first General Assemblies in Bushnell Park, across from Union Station, on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 8:30am and 5pm. All are welcome. We are the 99% and it’s time for us to be seen and heard. … Continue reading

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