This is an amazing day in history for the Pacific Northwest and the cause of equality. We send our congratulations to the state of Washington.
“Today’s ruling is a victory for all loving and committed same-sex couples in California and across the nation,” said Jeana Frazzini, Executive Director of Basic Rights Oregon. “We applaud the 9th Circuit for standing on the right side of history.”
The Racial Justice and Alliance Building Program at Basic Rights Oregon is focused on addressing racism, centralizing LGBT people of color in each of our programs, and being an organizational ally to racial justice work.
Peter Molof joined Standing Together nearly six months ago and quickly became a leader within the cohort. I asked Peter to share with us why he does what he does. We can all take a lesson from Peter on how to “let the sun shine in.”
Today, equality advocates in Maine announced plans to put a freedom to marry measure on the ballot. It’s clear that we are inching closer to a tipping point of public support for the freedom to marry.
A coalition of community based organizations presented findings from the 2011 Legislative session, evaluating lawmakers commitment to advancing opportunity and closing disparities affecting Oregonians, particularly Oregonians of color.
We’ll help you plan an effective house party where you can build support for LGBT equality and get more people involved in the work to make equality a reality in Oregon.
The Organizing Director is responsible for building public support for LGBT equality among Oregon’s electorate and alongside our progressive political partners. This includes overseeing the organization’s efforts to build public support for marriage equality.