Kate Kendell

Kate Kendell

Standing Ovations for Kendell, Confidence in NCLR’s Future

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
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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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Kate Kendell to Step Down at NCLR After 22 Years

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Thursday, the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) announced that after more than 22 years, Kate Kendell will be stepping down from her role as executive director at the end of this year. ...
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Utah Legislature Passes Historic Bill Repealing Anti-LGBT State Public Education Law

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The Utah Legislature passed a bill Wednesday repealing a state law prohibiting supportive discussions of homosexuality in public and charter school curricula and classrooms. ...
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Obama Nominates Judge Merrick Garland to Supreme Court Bench

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In a Rose Garden ceremony Wednesday at the White House, President Obama announced his intent to nominate Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court of the United States. ...
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Arcus: 13 Executive Directors Added to Leadership

Charlene Carruthers (director, Black Youth Project 100) named to Arcus post. Photo: Arcus
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The Arcus Foundation have announced the selection of 13 executive directors to participate in the Arcus Leadership Fellowship. ...
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Anti-Conversion Therapy Resolution Introduced by Congresswoman Speier

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Conversion therapy has been rejected as a valid medical practice by organizations like the American Psychological Association for over 40 years. ...
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