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It’s Not Getting Better Everywhere, Gay in California’s East Valley

While we are seeing progress for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender rights coming more day-to-day, and while we think of marriage equality and the overturn of California’s Proposition 8 as giant leaps in that progress, The Desert Sun shows us … Continue reading

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City in San Joaquin Valley, Calif. Opens LGBT Community Center

Merced, Calif., a city with a population of 81K located about 130 miles south west of San Francisco has opened the doors on the community’s first Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center. From the Sacramento Bee: “We hope to … Continue reading

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Allentown, Penn. to get LGBT Community Center

Though just when and where remains to be seen. From The Morning Call: Allentown is the largest LGBT community in the state that doesn’t have a central, physical community center, said activist Adrian Shanker, who’s leading the campaign. “The idea … Continue reading

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LGBT Center to Come to W.Va. University?

From the thedaonline.com comes an opinion piece on how the addition of a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender studies center could a “step in the right direction for the school’s future”: There has been a consistent effort within the Student … Continue reading

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University of North Texas Opens LGBT Resource Center

Texas isn’t a state that comes to mind first when you think of places making progress for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) people. The Lone Star State is often greeted with an eyebrow raise or stunned ‘Texas!?!’ when mentioned … Continue reading

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Washington, D.C.’s LGBT Center Faces New Hurdle in ‘Permanent’ Home

After being housed in two temporary locations, the D.C. Center thought it had finally found a permanent home, but potential redevelopment may put a crimp in those plans as well. From The Washington Blade: The D.C. Center for the LGBT … Continue reading

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LGBT Center Recipient of Fair Wisconsin Education Fund Leadership Award

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) center of SE Wisconsin which opened it’s doors just four years ago, got a special anniversary gift. the nonprofit group Fair Wisconsin gave the organization it’s Education Fund Leadership Award. The Award honors … Continue reading

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