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Trans Activist Monica Jones’ Trial Postponed

Trans Activist Monica Jones’ Trial Postponed

Editor March 16, 2014 0

Constitutionality of “Manifestation of Intent to Prostitute” Statute Under Challenge Margie Diddams, member of Sex Worker Outreach Project, Phoenix PHOENIX— Dozens of supporters packed the courtroom this morning in support of ASU student and

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Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA and Prop 8, What Does This Mean for Arizonans?

Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA and Prop 8, What Does This Mean for Arizonans?

Charlie Parke June 30, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Wednesday, June 26th the United States Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), a federal law defining marriage as a union between a

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In Arizona You Can Still Be Fired for Admitting You Are Gay, Lesbian or Transgender

In Arizona You Can Still Be Fired for Admitting You Are Gay, Lesbian or Transgender

Charlie Parke June 29, 2013 1

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org In Arizona you can still be fired for who you love, date or perhaps are just attracted to. This is true even if you don’t directly disclose

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Honoring Harvey Milk

Honoring Harvey Milk

Charlie Parke May 18, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The LGBT Community has long dealt with oppression. Change has come mostly when the general public re-examines their perceptions as happened after the Stonewall riot highlighted police

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Bisbee Votes to Support Same-Sex Civil Unions

Bisbee Votes to Support Same-Sex Civil Unions

Charlie Parke April 7, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The US Supreme Court will soon decide on cases involving a states right to ban same-sex marriage and on a federal law defining marriage as a union

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Arizona’s LGBT Equal Rights Movement Gaining New Strength

Arizona’s LGBT Equal Rights Movement Gaining New Strength

Editor February 28, 2013 1

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Those seeking full equality for the LGBT community are in for a busy year.  A long fight to end the policy “Don’t ask, don’t tell” (DADT) regarding gays serving in the

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UNITY Pledge:  A Step In the Growing Acceptance of LGBT Families In Arizona

UNITY Pledge: A Step In the Growing Acceptance of LGBT Families In Arizona

Editor February 7, 2013 3

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Friday, February 8th ONE Community and Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton will gather to launch the UNITY Pledge. UNITY Pledge sponsors describe the effort as “a concerted effort by Arizona

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