New study reveals support for same-sex marriage is rising in all 50 States
A new poll reveals that public support for same-sex marriage is rising in all 50 states -- including the ones that still haven't legalized the institution for same-sex couples.
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Councilman Todd Gloria to speak about San Diego’s LGBT history
Diversionary Theater and Lambda Archives will host a moderated conversation with City Councilman Todd Gloria on Monday April 27 at 7pm. Gloria will speak about San Diego’s LGBT history. The event is free, but you must first make a reservation HERE.
Spend an evening with City Councilman Todd Gloria as he speaks about San Diego's LGBT history
Coffee shop gives anti-LGBT lawmakers a taste of their own medicine with new ‘Ban’
A North Dakota coffee shop is flipping the script on discrimination.
The Red Raven Espresso Parlor in Fargo recently posted a sign targeting state House members who voted down Senate Bill 2279, which would have protected the LGBT community from discrim...more…
Georgia changes policy on gender-affirming medical care for trans inmates
Trans inmate can resume hormone therapy in Georgia
First Circuit: No arguments in Puerto Rico marriage case until Supreme Court decides issue
The First Circuit Court of Appeals won't hear oral arguments in the challenge to Puerto Rico's marriage ban until after the Supreme Court decides the marriage issue. The post First Circuit: No arguments in Puerto Rico marriage case until Supreme Court decides issue appeared first on Equality On Trial.more…
Smiles galore in Smyth’s “The 39 Steps”
If you’re in the mood for supreme silliness accompanied by fine acting, crazy actions, split-second costume changes and excellent sound and lighting, have I got a show for you.
It’s “The 39 Steps,” a Premiere Productions show playing only through April 26 at Welk Resort Theatre in Escondido.
The story revolves around London resident Richard Hannay (Robert J. Townsend), who announces at the top of the show that he’s just back in “the old country” and bored. Deciding he needs something “mindless and trivial,” he heads for a West End theater.
Mistaken identity turns farcical in Welk Resort Theater's "The 39 Steps"
Same-Sex attracted men, ‘Ex-Gay’ group urge Supreme Court to rule against marriage equality
The U.S. Supreme Court is set to begin hearings to determine whether or not same-sex marriage is a constitutional right April 28, and as anticipated, some opponents are making headlines.
'Ex-Gay' group urge Supreme Court to rule against marriage equality
Alabama updates 4/14
New motions to dismiss, and responses, filed in potential class-action challenge to Alabama's same-sex marriage ban. The post Alabama updates 4/14 appeared first on Equality On Trial.more…
Marriage News Watch – NOM Clueless Before US Supreme Court
We have more details about the Supreme Court arguments at the end of the month. The National Organization for Marriage has fumbled yet another brief. And two public officials are suing for the right to discriminate. Authored By Matt Baume – See the Full Story at AFER Find more articles and gay wedding resources.
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Marriage Equality Round-Up – April 14th
Here’s our daily round-up of the marriage equality / LGBT rights stories that don’t warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we didn’t have time to add. We’re able to get more news and analysis to you this way every day – enjoy! International: President Obama was among those who raised LGBT rights […]
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Hillcrest Town Council’s April meeting agenda
SAN DIEGO, California -- The Hillcrest Town Council (HTC) will hold its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 14 at 6:30 pm. All Hillcrest residents are encouraged to attend.
See the evening's agenda below, as posted on HTC's website.
6:30 pm: Announ...more…
Civil rights groups sue national finance company for illegally firing transgender employee
THIS IS A PRESS RELEASE FROM NCLR and SPLC
(New Orleans, LA, April 13, 2015)—A national Mississippi-based finance company fired a transgender man after he refused to agree to dress and be treated as female, according to a federal employment discrimination lawsuit filed today by civil rights advocates.
Trangender man fired for not dressing as female
Palm Springs Travel Blog: It’s Day Two in the LGBT playground
(Editor's note: This is our Palm Springs, California travel blog for Sunday through Tuesday, April 12-14. The Day 1 blog on Sunday can be read HERE. The Day 2 blog on Monday will be updated if time permits. You can also follow KenWilliamsSanDiego on Fa...more…
Chris Ward named Volunteer of the Year for the State San Diego County Democratic Party
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Contact: Francine Busby
(760) 807 -0399
April 10, 2015
For Immediate Release
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National Organization for Marriage Strikes Out with Supreme Court Brief
By Matt Baume We have more details about the Supreme Court arguments at the end of the month. The National Organization for Marriage has fumbled yet another brief. And two public officials are suing for the right to discriminate. Here’s what to expect on April 28, when the Supreme Court hears oral argument on marriage […]The post National Organization for Marriage Strikes Out with Supreme Court Brief appeared first on Equality On Trial.more…
Jiraiya creates homoerotic art for cross-cultural fans
Jairiya is a Japanese Manga artist who transcends the cultural boundaries of the gay Asian culture and hopes to do the same for the rest of the world.
The artist is well-known for his depictions of big, beefy men either naked or alone, engaging in typ...more…
Group that put Nevada’s same-sex marriage ban on the ballot asks Supreme Court to review the challenge to the ban
Anti-LGBT group in Nevada wants Supreme Court to review marriage case. The post Group that put Nevada’s same-sex marriage ban on the ballot asks Supreme Court to review the challenge to the ban appeared first on Equality On Trial.more…
Featured Gay Wedding Vendor: Surfside Hotel, Provincetown, Massachusetts
Periodically we’ll feature one of our vendors here to let our readers know about some great people who can help you plan the perfect wedding. If you and your partner are looking for the perfect honeymoon getaway after your wedding, come stay with us at Surfside Hotel & Suites in Provincetown, Massachusetts – we welcome […]
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