SMU vote inspires Harvey Milk Day celebration on Cedar Springs

Mayor Mike Rawlings issued a proclamation to Hope 4 Peace and Justice for bringing the Harvey Milk Day celebration to Dallas.

Oak Cliff stages Dallas’ noncorporate Earth Day

Entertainment throughout the afternoon and animals from a wallaby to a blind rescued lamb highlight this year’s event   DAVID TAFFET | Staff Writer In Oak Cliff, the gays plan the events, friends and neighbors pitch in, and the whole community shows up. That’s the story behind Run for the Beads. It’s how the Mardi [...]

A.C. Gonzalez: Change is coming for LGBT community

Dallas’ new city manager has taken off running with a list of things advocates want changed at City Hall, promises to keep progress on the fast track   ANNA WAUGH  |  News Editor Dallas City Manager A.C. Gonzalez is a soft-spoken man who says he’s determined to use his influence in his new role to [...]

A ‘landmark day for the city of Dallas’

With Wednesday’s passage of a comprehensive equality resolution, 13 councilmembers assured the local LGBT community they support equality in city employment, living and tourism.

BREAKING: Dallas City Council passes comprehensive LGBT resolution

Dallas council members passed an equality resolution Wednesday morning almost a year after a marriage equality resolution failed to be considered by the council.

Mayor Rawlings backs equality resolution before Wednesday vote

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings plans to support the LGBT equality resolution when it goes before the full council during a briefing Wednesday.

Speak Out Poll: Will Mayor Mike Rawlings continue to obstruct the equality resolution?

LGBT advocates plan to red out Dallas City Council meeting tomorrow

Wednesday’s Dallas City Council may be déjà vu for some LGBT advocates and allies when the gallery is full of red like it was in June for an LGBT equality resolution.

Mayor Rawlings blocks LGBT resolution from going to full council — again

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings has again interfered to prevent a full City Council vote on a pro-LGBT resolution.

Candidates attend Log Cabin meeting

Gay Republican group’s vice president is among those seeking office in Dallas County   DAVID TAFFET | Staff Writer A number of candidates met with Log Cabin Republicans on Tuesday evening, including two vying for the Republican nomination for Dallas County district attorney in the March 4 primary. Susan Hawk, who is seeking the DA’s [...]