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First Female U.S. Astronaut, Sally Ride, Comes Out In Obituary

“I hope it makes it easier for kids growing up gay that they know that another one of their heroes was like them,” Sally Ride's sister, Bear Ride, said. posted

Join me and Demand Florida’s Lt. Governor Apologize for Harmful Remarks

After provoking a national backlash with her comments about black lesbians, Lt. Governor Jennifer Carroll has refused to apologize. Her silence has prompted a national petition drive launched today to keep the pressure on.

Dear Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll: Yes, you do look like a lesbian.

[OPINION Piece by Nadine Smith at The Grio.com]

As a black lesbian who also heads Equality Florida, the state LGBT advocacy group, I initially wasn’t going to write about the accusations that our lieutenant governor Jennifer Carroll was caught in her office having sex with a female subordinate.

ALERT! Send the Message that Biogotry is no way to win

 

No candidate should appeal to homophobia or attack our families for political gain. But when one does, it's important that we speak up.

Thank you for your support!

 

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