January 20th is a holiday that continues to be celebrated as day on, not a day off. It is a day of service to live out our values and reflect on our goals towards furthering racial justice in 2014.
Help us spread the word. Basic Rights Oregon is hiring for the position of Political Equality PAC Manager.
Two Spirit leaders from around the country we’re able to join forces in November to build community, push for justice, and to create a stronger movement for tomorrow.
We hope some of the below resources can offer some help to families that are struggling this winter, but also, we hope that we can all take some time and effort this year to give a little support to our extended LGBT family.
Because of this powerful presentation, IWOK and WSC increased the number of Tribal leaders who were willing to take a public stand from 60 leaders in 2012 to 100 leaders currently in 2013.
“‘Come Out For Our Families’ shows the broad support for people of color who also identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender,”
Over 140 leaders have come out to share that they and the organizations they lead, fully support LGBT families of color.
Basic Rights Oregon and PFLAG (Portland, Portland Black Chapter) partnered to bring together supporters to show strong and visible support from LGBT communities in the fight for Civil Rights.