Tag: National Gay and Lesbian Task Force

Holiday Gift Guide 2011 • Body & Soul

>> Body & Soul TWO SUGARS AND SOME CREAM Stemming from the legalization of same-sex marriage in New York, Melissa Krueger had the epiphany of Gay Coffee. With a passion for roasting the best java, she created this fun...

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Safe haven

For 10 years, Gay-Straight Alliances in Fort Worth schools have given LGBTQ and their straight friends a place to go for support and safety ANDREA GRIMES  |  Contributing Writer editor@dallasvoice.com It’s been 10 years since...

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Helping change begin at home

CREATING CHANGE | While in Dallas to meet with supporters, NGLTF Deputy Executive Director Darlene Nipper discussed the Task’s Force’s work. (David Taffet/Dallas Voice) NGLTF staffer says national organization focuses on...

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RECORDING THE INJUSTICE

<<<BACK TO COVER STORY Anecdotally, the evidence for widespread discrimination against transgender people has existed for a long, long time. But in February, the National Center for Transgender Equality paired with the...

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In NYC, gay groups are fighting Wal-Mart

A while back we told you how the anti-gay Wal-Mart plans to take over Dallas by building 12 new stores here. Little did we know at the time that the man who’s taking “credit” for bringing the new Wal-Mart...

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Ricky Martin becomes a hero for Latino gays

SIGAL RATNER-ARIAS | Associated Press NEW YORK — It’s been almost a year since Ricky Martin announced to the world he was gay, but among many gay Latinos, a community that has lived in obscurity for fear of harassment or...

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Reactions to DADT repeal signing

Human Rights Campaign President Joe Solmonese: “Today gay and lesbian patriots serving their country in silence, and thousands more who wish to serve the country they love, can breathe a sigh of relief that “Don’t Ask, Don’t...

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Out & Equal convention coming to Dallas in 2011

Largest LGBT national convention should have an $8 million economic impact on city, officials estimate DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com George Carrancho The 2011 Out & Equal convention will be held in...

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Bring your Census out of the closet

If you’re like me and haven’t yet sent in your Census, that might be OK — for now. The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force’s Queer the Census campaign is providing a sticker to seal your return envelope that...

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