Archive for June, 2012

Statement on the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act

Statement on the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act

June 28, 2012 | Comments (0)

Supreme Court ruling protects access to health care for thousands LGBT Oregonians.

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Statement on the Supreme Court Ruling on SB 1070

Statement on the Supreme Court Ruling on SB 1070

June 25, 2012 | Comments (0)

Executive director Jeana Frazzini joined Causa Oregon, ACLU of Oregon and others for a press conference in response to the Supreme Court ruling.

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Color me with Pride

Color me with Pride

June 13, 2012 | Comments (0)

There are so many events happening this month there is no way you could possibly attend them all.  If you are having trouble deciding when and where to go this month, struggle no more.  Here is a breakdown of local QTPOC events you don’t want to miss.

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OGALLA and Lambda Legal Guide for Registered Domestic Partners in Oregon

OGALLA and Lambda Legal Guide for Registered Domestic Partners in Oregon

June 11, 2012 | Comments (0)

Click here for more information about the legal rights of an ORDP.

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Expanding a Majority for Marriage one Town at a time

Expanding a Majority for Marriage one Town at a time

June 7, 2012 | Comments (0)

Basic Rights Oregon is building a majority for marriage, talking to our friends and neighbors about why marriage matters. We need your help to maintain the momentum we’ve created and build a solid majority for the freedom to marry across Oregon. 

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 Basic Rights Oregon's Statement on the Signature Drop in Washington State

Basic Rights Oregon’s Statement on the Signature Drop in Washington State

June 6, 2012 | Comments (0)

Today, opponents of marriage equality in Washington State submitted signatures to force a November vote on the freedom to marry legislation passed this year by the Washington legislature.

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Court decision striking down California’s Prop 8 will stand, may go before Supreme Court

Court decision striking down California’s Prop 8 will stand, may go before Supreme Court

June 5, 2012 | Comments (0)

Ninth Circuit not to rehear en banc (in front of an eleven-judge panel) the landmark case that found California’s Proposition 8 unconstitutional earlier this year.

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Portland Black Pride 2012

Portland Black Pride 2012

June 1, 2012 | Comments (0)

Things are heating up and this year and we are bringing the heat.  That is why the theme for Portland Black Pride 2012 is Fire!

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