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Ros-Lehtinen joins Congressional letter to the IRS asking for clear guidelines for LGBT taxpayers

EQFL NOTE: This is BIG news. Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtenin has just joined the call for the IRS to take immediate action to reduce the tax burden LGBT couples face because of a lack of Federal recognition. Here's their release...

 

It's Even Worse Than We Imagined

Students Reveal Teacher Brought Anti-Gay Bias to the Classroom

Weak Anti-Bullying Policy Leaves Lake County Students Unprotected

Tampa Bay Rays Take A Stand Against Bullying

The Rays’ video features two-time All Star outfielder Johnny Damon, outfielders BJ Upton and Sam Fuld, second baseman Sean Rodriguez and manager Joe Maddon. In the video Damon shares a story about how he was consistently bullied when he was younger for stuttering but was able to overcome it

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Reggae Artist Mista Majah P Takes on Homophobia

International reggae artist Mista Majah P formerly known Major P has released the world’s first pro-gay reggae album.

Guide for Shelters and Transgender Evacuees

From North Carolina to New York City,thousands of people have already evacuated their homes to escape Hurricane Irene’s path. Among them are transgender people who, like others, don’t have anywhere else to turn to except for evacuation shelters.

Considering the unique difficulties transgender evacuees encounter, NCTE, Lambda Legal, and the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force have issued these simple guidelines to assist shelters in making their spaces safe for transgender people.

Download the resource and share it with evacuation shelters in your area.

Justice for Ryan Skipper

Adopt Equality Video Gallery

Equality Florida & In The Life Media Present: Adopt Equality

Nadine Smith delivers letter to President Obama