Showing posts with label communities. Show all posts
Showing posts with label communities. Show all posts

24 January 2017

Can Christian LGBTQ Communities Embrace Intersectionality?

Jera Brown
Sojourners


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please press:  https://sojo.net

31 December 2016

How a slain street vendor became a Brazilian hero for LGBTQ and homeless communities

Kiratiana Freelon
Fusion


Credit:  http://www.abc.net.au/reslib/200808/r285753_1217832.jpg

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ezs note:  Rest in peace, Mr. Ruas.  Please know that you are a hero not only for Brazil, but for the entire world.

15 October 2016

For Our Communities, HIV Is Too Important to Ignore

Brent A. Wilkes and Mary Beth Maxwell
Advocate


Credit:  http://www.advocate.com/sites/advocate.com/files/2016/03/14/raffi-freedman-gurspan-x750.jpg

please press:  http://www.advocate.com

ezs note:  Please, if you haven't had your HIV test, or it's been some time since you've had one (one year or more) go and have one now.  You'll be glad you did!

08 May 2015

27 June 2014

LGBTQ communities speak out after person found shot to death

Emily Wood
http://www.wlwt.com


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ezs note:  Sadly another transgender woman was murdered today, this time in Cincinnati.  If you live or work in the greater Cincinnati area, and you have information about Tiff Edwards' murder (original name: DeAndre Edwards) please notify the police IMMEDIATELY!!! Or call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

01 May 2014

Racism exists in all communities

STAMPP CORBIN
http://lgbtweekly.com



ezs note: I am particularly proud of emilysvirtualrocket.blogspot.com to cover ALL transgender people and their struggles.  This includes not only the rich, but the middle class, poor, destitute, homeless, even the imprisoned.  However, I might miss one.  If I do, e-mail me at thoreaugreen@gmail.com.  Kudos to Stampp Corbin for keeping a keen eye out.

05 July 2011

A letter to my communities (scottybrat)

(more above)

ezs: IMO, a thoughtful blog by a straight man who fiercely and eloquently defends all of us.  Please read this.

06 August 2010

Working with faith communities for LGBT human progress (Center for American Progress)

The Faith and Progressive Policy Initiative released “Faith and Family Equality” this May with generous support from the Arcus Foundation. (more above)