Californians Against Hate was well represented in Washington, DC last weekend. Fred Karger made the trip to be a part of the historic National Equality March on Washington, and he brought lots of Boycott Manchester Hotels T-Shirts to give away.
The Rev. Rizi Nasele Timane’ and the Gospel Truth Music Ministry are airing a 30-second commercial identifying the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community’s struggle for full equality as a civil rights issue and promoting equality for all. The ad has been running locally in California on CNN, E TV and Bravo TV.
The Courage Campaign, a California-based organization with more than 700,000 members, announced today that it will host a special Camp Courage training event on Saturday, October 10, in Washington, D.C., before the National Equality March. The March is expected to draw thousands of people from around the country in support of equal protection for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in all matters governed by civil law in all 50 states.
The Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, announced today that President Barack Obama will deliver the keynote address at the 13th Annual National Dinner on Saturday, October 10th, in Washington, D.C. U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy will also present the first-ever Edward M. Kennedy National Leadership Award to Judy and Dennis Shepard. The award is named in honor of the late Senator Edward M. Kennedy (D-MA), a champion in the fight for LGBT equality.
The National Equality March will draw thousands of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and straight allies to Washington, D.C. on Sunday, October 11 with one demand: full and equal protection for LGBT people in all matters governed by civil law in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.