Category Archives: queer rights

Queer Contingent in May Day NYC March

  May Day Action Alert // Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at 3pm The Audre Lorde Project, FIERCE, Queers for Economic Justice, Streetwise and Safe and the Sylvia Rivera Law Project have united to organize and form a LGBTSTGNC contingent on … Continue reading

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Pro-Queer Multi-Faith Campaign Launched in North Carolina

National Multifaith Campaign Calling for Full Dignity and Equality of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer People Launches in North Carolina Days Before Gay Marriage Vote Inspired by Sundance Award-Winning Film Love Free or Die, effort will move “conflicted people … Continue reading

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Gay Rights Are Civil Rights; NOM Race-Baits “Family Values”

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Jorge: Undocumented And Unafraid. Queer And Proud!

Jorge has an honest conversation with us. He knows first hand what the answer is – and he is not afraid to open up and give his opinion. He is breaking taboos, challenging conventions and shifting paradigms within the Latino … Continue reading

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What would Martin Luther King Say To The National Organization for Marriage and The Human Rights Campaign?

What would Martin Luther King say to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender People? There are certain things in our nation and in the world which I am proud to be maladjusted and which I hope all men of good-will will … 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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A Brief Hystory of Queer Liberation & Street Protest

By mid-July, a flier was plastered up around Greenwich Village that read, “DO YOU THINK HOMOSEXUALS ARE REVOLTING? YOU BET YOUR SWEET ASS WE ARE.” With that flier, the Gay Liberation Front (GLF) was born. Continue reading

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Queer Civil Rights Walk In NYC Easter Parade, April 24, 2011

On Sunday, April 24, we invite you to join other LGBT New Yorkers in increasing our visibility in front of the Catholic Church. Your courageous participation can help us send a message that LGBT civil rights should be a priority to all important institutions in America — not just to Congress or to the Courts, but to every major social institution. Continue reading

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UN Faith Coalition for LGBT Human Rights: A growing coalition for decriminalization of sexual orientation and gender identity

“We call on all countries to adopt the Yogyakarta Principles which say, “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. Sexual orientation and gender identity are integral to every person’s dignity and humanity and must not be the basis for discrimination or abuse.” Continue reading

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Photos & Video of Javapalooza Teach-In, Middletown, CT, January 30, 2011

Photos and Video of the Queer Liberation Front Javapalooza Teach-In, Middletown, CT, January 30, 2011. Continue reading

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