Homophobes named to Trump transition team

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 7:55am

From Staff Reports The Human Rights Campaign on Thursday, Nov. 10, released a statement expressing concern over reports that President-elect Donald Trump is considering a transition team packed with virulent foes of LGBT equality. Among those reported to be under consideration is Ken Blackwell, a senior fellow at the Family Research Council, an organization that […]

Pet of the week • 11-11-16

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 7:55am

  Charlotte is a 2-month-old, chocolate-colored, short-coat Chihuahua girl who is looking for her forever home. She weighs about 2 pounds now, and will never be a very big dog. So if you’re looking for a lap-sized cuddlebug, go meet Charlotte. Other pets are available for adoption from Operation Kindness, 3201 Earhart Drive, Carrollton. The […]

Obituary • 11-11-16

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 7:50am

  Donald Alan Prince, 57, passed away Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, at the Legacy Founders Cottage in Oak Cliff. Throughout his final days, he was surrounded by loving members of his family and the caring hospice staff. Don was born on Jul. 22, 1959, at Gorgas Hospital in the Panama Canal Zone. He graduated from […]

The Gay Agenda • 11-11-16

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 7:45am

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guests are from the LGBT Aging Coalition; United […]

Hillary Clinton: ‘I want LGBT people to know that I will always have your back’

Posted on 04 Nov 2016 at 8:10am

Washington Blade shares its exclusive Q&A with the Democratic presidential candidate     CHRIS JOHNSON  |  Washington Blade Shared via National Gay Media Association   In an exclusive interview with the Washington Blade, an LGBT newspaper based in Washington, D.C., Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton pledged to build a “hopeful, inclusive America where everyone counts” […]

A true community center

Posted on 04 Nov 2016 at 8:05am

Construction is underway on Celebration’s new fellowship hall   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor The Rev. Carol West, senior pastor of Celebration Community Church in Fort Worth, talked about the times she has been riding in the Tarrant County Gay Pride Parade and has seen people waving, heard them yell out, “That’s my church!” “I […]

Learn history, don’t repeat it

Posted on 04 Nov 2016 at 8:00am

Holocaust Museum partners with DISD for new program teaching history, immigration, nondiscrimination   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer The Dallas Holocaust Museum has partnered with Dallas Independent School District to present a program for all fifth graders called The City-Wide Read and Performance. This fall, students are reading The Children of Willesden Lane, by […]

Pet of the week • 11-04-16

Posted on 04 Nov 2016 at 7:55am

Brown Sugar, Pet ID No. A962410, is an adult female boxer, available for adoption at Dallas Animal Services main location. Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center’s main location is at 1818 N. Westmoreland Road, open 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Adoptable pets are also available at PetSmart Everyday Adoption Center, […]

The Gay Agenda • 11-04-16

Posted on 04 Nov 2016 at 7:50am

­­­ Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guest is Candy Marcum; United Black Ellument hosts […]

The Gay Agenda • 10-28-16

Posted on 28 Oct 2016 at 8:50am

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM; United Black Ellument hosts discussion on HIV/AIDS in the black […]