Tag Archives: LGBT Community

Raising Awareness: International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

Today is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. This year the focus is on the way religions reinforce homophobia and transphobia. Continue reading

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Day of Silence

The annual Day of Silence is held to highlight the impact of anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Continue reading

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Homophobia Kills

Homophobia results in stigmatization of LGBT people and may lead to increase risk of suicidal thoughts and feelings. Continue reading

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Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Training Seminar

A Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Training Seminar is being held in Chicago 4/30/2010 Continue reading

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Chicago Dyke March Collective Looking for Local Artists

The Chicago Dyke March Collective is looking for local artists to design the 2010 Chicago Dyke March T-Shirt Design and Flyer. Continue reading

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