Monthly Archives: March 2011

ACLU brings media training, film to Jacksonville

The ACLU is bringing its resources and expertise to Northeast Florida this  coming weekend in its ongoing effort to be sure the right to adopt and foster for LGBT people is maintained in this state. I highly recommend the GLAAD … Continue reading

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Author Marc Adams to speak in Ocala Tuesday

Marc Adams was born in a highly religious, evangelical family and his journey toward self-acceptance as a gay man was long and challenging. He has told his story to many people, including in such books as “It’s Not About You: … Continue reading

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No more Chick-Fil-A for me; company against equal rights

photo © 2010 Hector Alejandro | more info (via: Wylio) I always thought the best fast-food deal in town was the Chick-Fil-A kids meal. For less than $4, you could get six nuggets or three strips, waffle fries, a drink … Continue reading

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LGBT affairs director at UF reflects on struggles, future

A.C. Stokes is the Assistant Director, Multicultural and Diversity Affairs, and Director of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Affairs at the University of Florida in Gainesville. In this interview, Ms. Stokes provides some perspective on young people’s views on LGBT … Continue reading

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Could bias toward single moms influence votes on adoption?

photo © 2008 Chris Willis | more info (via: Wylio) Twenty years ago, a fictional TV sitcom character named Murphy Brown was decried by conservatives because she had a baby without a husband — “out of wedlock” was the quaint … Continue reading

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Gaga says no-no to working with Target

photo © 2004 Rob Holland | more info (via: Wylio) I knew it was too good to last. It’s back to the old blue and gray, the tile floors and run-of-the-mill merchandise. Lady Gaga announced this week that the Target … Continue reading

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