Tag Archive | LGBT

There Is More At Stake Than Money In This Election

“My taxes mean more than your fundamental civil rights” I wish my moderate Republican friends would simply be honest. They all say they’re voting for Romney because of his economic policies (tenuous and ill-formed as they are), and that they disagree with him on gay rights. Fine. Then look me in the eye, speak with […]

East End Gay & Lesbian Youth Center Pitched in the Wake of Tragedy

In the wake of the tragic death of 16-year-old David Hernandez Barros two weeks ago, on Monday night 134 teachers, parents, students, administrators and community members joined the Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth (LIGALY) organization at East Hampton High School to talk about…. You can lean more about LIGALY here.

A Vote For Romney Is a Vote Against Equality

In, Please De-Friend Me, Kergan Edwards ask his Face Book “friends” who support Romney to please de-friend him. If you plan to vote for Mitt Romney, you are putting a nail into my civil rights coffin, and I’d rather not have friends who think I deserve anything less than equal treatment under the law.