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  • Posted on August 23, 2006 - 2:56pm by Anonymous.

    Same-sex marriage is surely a civil right Same-sex marriage is surely a civil right By Sheryl McCarthyUSA TodayWed Aug 23, 7:11 AM ET As the debate rages over whether gays and lesbians should be allowed to marry, I'm...
  • Posted on August 8, 2006 - 3:22pm by Anonymous.

    First Coast Pride week was this past week (July 29th-August 6th) in Jacksonville and all of the events were able to avoid rain, for the most part. Temperatures were the typical 90's of August, but that didn't stop thousands of...
  • Posted on August 7, 2006 - 10:06pm by Anonymous.

    Florida Governor: Crist (R) Lead Narrows Crist (R) 47%, Davis (D) 42% August 1, 2006 Republican Attorney General Charlie CristIn the sunshine state's competitive gubernatorial contest, Republican Attorney General Charlie Crist is...
  • Posted on July 26, 2006 - 9:03pm by Anonymous.

    Ferlita draws fire from primary foe In a five way race, one candidate zeroes in on the City Council member, questioning her Republican credentials. By JANET ZINK, Times Staff WriterPublished July 26, 2006 TAMPA - Brad Swanson...
  • Posted on July 26, 2006 - 9:02pm by Anonymous.

    // --> Weather | Sports | Forums | Comics | Classifieds | Calendar | Movies Ferlita draws fire from primary foe In a five way race, one candidate zeroes in on the City Council member, questioning...
  • Posted on June 6, 2006 - 8:18am by Anonymous.

    The Children's Trust of Miami-Dade County has awarded a $210,000 planning grant to the newly formed Alliance for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (GLBTQ) Youth. The Alliance is made up of six highly respected...
  • Posted on June 5, 2006 - 4:03pm by Anonymous.

    THIS IS YOUR LAST CHANCE TO JOIN TENS OF THOUSANDS OF FAIR-MINDED FLORIDIANS AS WE STAND UP AND OPPOSE PUTTING DISCRIMINATION IN THE US CONSTITUTION. For those who have already responded, our efforts are payingoff. Nearly 10,000...
  • Posted on June 5, 2006 - 8:22am by Anonymous.

    St. Petersburg Times Letters to the Editor 1) Ad tried to hide mean-spirited agendaRe: Focus on the Family Action ad, May 31. After reading this ad asking citizens to call and encourage Sen. Bill Nelson to support the Marriage...
  • Posted on May 9, 2006 - 2:23pm by Anonymous.

    Cretul will fight partner benefits By JACK STRIPLINGSun staff writer Rep. Larry Cretul failed to pass a controversial piece of legislation last week, but he says he still opposes the use of taxpayer dollars to fund health-care...
  • Posted on May 6, 2006 - 12:29am by Anonymous.

    You can download the testimony at:http://www.eqfl.org/NadineSenate2006.wav Florida Safe Schools CoalitionSenate Education Committee Anti-Bullying Testimony- April 25th Nadine Smith, Equality Florida As I look behind me and I...
  • Posted on May 4, 2006 - 2:40pm by Anonymous.

    Four anonymous elected officials reported to the media that Rep. Ralph Arza used a racial slur repeatedly to disparage the Superintendent of Miami-Dade Schools.Equality Florida wrote to the legislature calling for a full...
  • Posted on May 2, 2006 - 5:13pm by Anonymous.

    Schools may ban hurtful T-shirt slogans SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Public schools can bar clothing with slogans that are hurtful, a U.S. appeals court ruled Thursday in the case of a student who wore a T-shirt saying "...
  • Posted on April 27, 2006 - 11:19pm by Anonymous.

    New poll: A tossup governor's race By ADAM C. SMITH, Times Political EditorPublished April 20, 2006 Get ready for a very unpredictable governor's race. Just as many political observers started to wonder if America's...
  • Posted on April 25, 2006 - 11:59pm by Anonymous.

    Update from Tallahassee- Progress on Anti-Bullying Bill- April 25th Good news! Today the FL House of Representatives amended the pending anti-bullying legislation so that our state’s strongest existing safe schools...
  • Posted on March 17, 2006 - 10:09am by Anonymous.

    Prominent leaders from the Christian right have warned Republicans they must do more to advance conservative values ahead of the US mid-term elections.Their message to Congress, controlled by Republicans, is "must do better"....
  • Posted on March 17, 2006 - 9:57am by Anonymous.

    Posted on Fri, Mar. 17, 2006 POLITICSChristian activism lags as S. Fla. rally opensHundreds of Christian activists gathering in Fort Lauderdale to rally for their conservative agenda...
  • Posted on March 12, 2006 - 9:21am by Anonymous.

    A battle among Republcans for the Senate presidency continues to twist and turn.Until Feb. 9, Sen. Alex Villalobos had enough signed "pledge cards" to become Senate president for a two-year term following the November 2008...
  • Posted on March 6, 2006 - 8:52pm by Anonymous.

    2006 Safe Schools Summit and Lobby DayMarch 12 to 14, 2006Once again, Equality Florida and the Safe Schools Coalition are hosting the Annual Safe Schools Summit and Lobby Day. This is our sixth year of providing students,...
  • Posted on March 6, 2006 - 8:52pm by Anonymous.

    2006 Safe Schools Summit and Lobby DayMarch 12 to 14, 2006Once again, Equality Florida and the Safe Schools Coalition are hosting the Annual Safe Schools Summit and Lobby Day. This is our sixth year of providing students,...
  • Posted on February 21, 2006 - 8:46pm by Anonymous.

    Example of posting an image. Copyright 2006 The Austin American-Statesman
  • Posted on February 21, 2006 - 8:26pm by Anonymous.

    by: Nadine Smith My job at Equality Florida leads me to travel -- a lot -- and I speak with many strangers. Traveling on a plane invites a kind of intimacy unlike most forms of public transportation. Perhaps it is the sense of...
  • Posted on February 21, 2006 - 8:25pm by Anonymous.

    I'm a supporter of gay rights. And not a closet supporter either. From the time I was a kid, I have never been able to understand attacks upon the gay community. There are so many qualities that make up a human being... by the...
  • Posted on February 21, 2006 - 7:59pm by Anonymous.

    The Equality Florida website won an Advertising Federation Award (Addy) on February 18th, 2006 for a website in a public service category.