Archives for May 2018

Monthly Archives: May 2018

Pride flags in San Diego Pride. Photo: Garcon Magazine
Travel

Fort Lauderdale has been a pioneering destination in LGBTQI travel under the visitors’ bureau’s direction since 1996 and the global headquarters of the IGLTA, the LGBTQI travel association. ...
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Health

This week, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) introduced a gag rule that would undermine the nation’s program for affordable birth control and reproductive health care, radically restrict health care providers, and impact millions of people across the country. ...
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Michelle Obama/Becoming
Politics

In leading up to her book cover reveal, Mrs. Obama shared on her Instagram account four previously unpublished family photographs that illustrate moments in her personal journey of becoming the woman she is today. ...
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Outgoing National Center for Lesbian Rights Executive Director Kate Kendell, right, enjoying a moment with the Human Rights Campaign’s Director of Public Education and Research Ashland Johnson, left, at the 41st annual NCLR Gala at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, May 19, 2018. Photo: NCLR
National

It was a night to party. It was a night to say goodbye. It was a night to raise a lot of money for LGBT rights. It all happened in one amazing Saturday night at the NCLR sold out 41st annual dinner gala and party at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco on May 19. ...
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WNBA Seattle Storm rookie guard Jordin Canada. Lopez/VELO Photography
Sports

After losing their season opener at home, the WNBA Seattle Storm headed on the road to once again face off with the Phoenix Mercury. ...
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Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority’s new series of advertisements “Only Vegas Moments” features a women’s love story in “Now & Then,” which started airing May 22.
Travel

Just in time for summer vacation, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority rolled out its new “Only Vegas Moments” series of national TV ads on the four major networks — ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox — and several cable stations May 22. ...
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LGBT

Meeting women is never easy. It doesn’t matter what gender you are, women are terrifying! At first, anyway. ...
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Photo: Omar Lopez / Unsplash
National

The Biden Foundation and YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) Monday announced a joint three-year effort to foster LGBTQ inclusion and equity at YMCA locations nationwide. ...
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National

The first GLAAD and Bonnier Publishing USA book to be released is Prince & Knight, by Daniel Haack and illustrated by Stevie Lewis. In this “illuminating fairy tale for young readers” (School Library Journal) a noble prince is in line to take the throne. ...
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Sue Bird. Photo: Virginia Lopez / The Seattle Lesbian
Sports

The WNBA Seattle Storm started the 2018 campaign with an 87-82 loss against the Phoenix Mercury on Sunday, May 20 at the KeyArena in Seattle. ...
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