Archives for July 2011

Monthly Archives: July 2011

Top News Health International

Free Counseling for LGBT Community in Ontario, Canada

Members of the local lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, intersexed, questioning (LGBTIQ) community now have access to free group counseling services thanks to a provincial grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. ...
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Top News National International Travel

LAN Hosted LGBT Travel Agents, Tour Operators and Media at IGLTA Convention

Approximately 100 travel agents, tour operators, media and other travel industry leaders attended the LAN breakfast, where they were treated to a South American themed meal and had the opportunity to get their photo taken in front of iconic South American backdrops. ...
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Top News Entertainment Local National

Marlo Thomas – Proud of Gay Niece on Wedding Day

As if we needed any more reason to love Marlo Thomas, the famed That Girl actress shared sweet words of inspiration following her niece's gay wedding. ...
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Top News Politics Local National

Williams Institute Study: LGB Employment Discrimination Similar in Private and Public Sectors

Today, the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law released a new study supporting that the level of employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation is similar in public and private sectors. ...
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Top News National

Queens Sizzler Restaurant in Hot Water Over Lesbian Discrimination Lawsuit

A discrimination lawsuit has been filed in Queens County Supreme Court against the Sizzler Restaurant in Forest Hills, Queens on behalf of Liza Friedlander, who was violently attacked while trying to dine with friends at her favorite breakfast spot. ...
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AIDS: Coyote Beautiful Margo St. James: Prostitute, Politician, and Warrior

The sex-positive feminist served as a confidant to Harvey Milk before his assassination in 1978 and has a few choice words for Dianne Feinstein and the police at the scene of the crime at San Francisco's City Hall—more than 30 years later. ...
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ZooTunes Concert Review: Indigo Girls

Mixed in with the mandatory “Closer to Fine” and “Galileo,” the Indigo Girls are taking this tour to introduce their new CD titled Beauty Queen Sister (release date scheduled for October 4, 2011). ...
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Top News Editorial Local National

Reflection

I often think of just moving to the mountains, hanging in my trailer, my old dog and gal putting up with me in my sweats and being off the grid. No Facebook, Gmail or cell coverage. Sounds good, right? ...
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1 in 4 LGBT Employees Report Discrimination and Harassment in Past 5 Years

1 in 4 LGBT Employees Report Discrimination and Harassment in Past 5 Years

According to the report, evidence of employment discrimination against LGBT people has been consistently documented over the past 40 years in both the private and public sectors. ...
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Top News Health Local National

Jamba Juice Teams Up with WNBA and Venus Williams for a ‘Healthy America’

Venus Williams will serve as one of “Team Up’s” official spokespersons and has committed her voice to help inspire and motivate participants to become more active and healthy in their lifestyle choices. ...
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