Join Basic Rights Oregon for Marriage and More: The Future of the LGBT Rights Movement, a talk from Shannon Minter Wednesday, October 2nd at 5:30pm in the White Stag Lecture Hall of UO in Portland and Thursday, October 3rd at 7pm in 175 Knight Law Center in Eugene!
News: Racial Justice
Check out this Q&A with the lead counsel in the California marriage equality case that held that all couples have the right to marry and that laws that limit rights based on sexual orientation are inherently discriminatory and legal director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights, Shannon Minter!
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.
Thanks to everyone who came out for Just Art! Our first queer and transgender artists of color showcase was a huge success!
We’re super jazzed to be having Kit Yan join us for our September 12th event, Front and Center, a showcase featuring trans performers of color. Get more details and sign up to attend here!
On August 24th thousands will gather in Downtown Portland to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington and rally around issues of social justice.
Thanks to everyone who came out for Rice, Beans and Collard Greens 2013! We had a fantastic dance party
By Jeana Frazzini and David Fidanque On the eve of the U.S. Supreme Court’s final decision day for this term, we await decisions on a pair of cases expected to have a significant impact on the movement to extend the freedom to marry to all loving, committed couples. This is an issue both Basic Rights […]