The Gay Agenda • 11-25-16

Posted on 25 Nov 2016 at 7:40am

­­­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 Jason Hanna and Joe Riggs from the Teddy […]

Pet of the week • 11-18-16

Posted on 18 Nov 2016 at 7:45am

is a 2-month-old blue tabby. He is sweet and outgoing and looking for a family to call his own. You can meet Houston in person at the Duncanville PetSmart. For information on adopting a cat or a dog from the SPCA of Texas, visit SPCA.org or go to one of the SPCA’s adoption events, like […]

The Gay Agenda • 11-18-16

Posted on 18 Nov 2016 at 7:40am

­­­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 Black […]

Black Tie distributes largest total in 9 years

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 8:15am

  From Staff Reports Black Tie Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 10, distributed $1,245,000 to 16 local beneficiaries and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation during a reception at the Fairmount Dallas Hotel. The Black Tie board also unveiled a new logo for the annual fundraiser and announced that BBVA Compass will be presenting sponsor for the […]

Some bright spots in Texas

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 8:00am

Lesbian office holders retained their positions and Democrats made a few gains DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer While Democrats nationally had a much poorer than expected election night, locally there were some bright spots. • Dallas County voters gave Sheriff Lupe Valdez 57 percent of the vote for her fourth, and possibly final, term […]

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” […]