Content Tagged 'l.g.b.t.'

F.D.A. Alters Ban on Gay Men Donating Blood
The L.G.B.T. community has had mixed reactions Tuesday from the F.D.A.'s announcement to alter the ban on gay men donating blood. Video Video
Federal Judge Strikes Down Mississippi Marriage Ban
Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves ruled in favor of equality, striking down Mississippi’s discriminatory constitutional amendment banning same-sex couples from marrying.
Gay Marriage Ban in Mississippi Could be Overturned
Gay men, women, and their allies have gathered in Jackson to support each other as they fight for marriage equality. Video Video
L.G.B.T. Comm. Holds Protest Against Religious Freedom Act
The Religious Freedom Restoration Act went into effect Tuesday and the L.G.B.T. community is responding. Video Video
Waveland Mayor is First Mayor in MS to Support Gay Marriage
Waveland Mayor, David Garcia, is the first mayor in Mississippi to support same-sex marriage. Video Video
L.G.B.T. Groups Protest Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Tuesday night on the beach in Biloxi, gay rights activists staged a protest against Mississippi’s new Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Video Video
Advocacy Groups Sponsor L.G.B.T. Protest Against Senate Bill 2681
On Thursday, April 3rd, Equality Mississippi, the Human Rights Campaign, the Mississippi Gulf Coast Lesbian & Gay Community Center, and The Dandelion Project, will partner together on a rally in protest of SB2681, Mississippi's "Turn Away the Gays" bill.
L.G.B.T. Community to Protest R.F.R.A. in Biloxi, Jackson, & Tupelo
On July 1st, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, also known as SB-2681, will go into effect and the door to discrimination being legal in the State of Mississippi will be opened.
Local Businesses Oppose Recent Religious Freedom Law
You may have noticed some local businesses have put stickers on their front doors announcing that they do not discriminate. Video Video
LGBT Community to protests Religious Freedom Restoration Act
In demonstration of opposition to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, the Mississippi Gulf Coast Lesbian and Gay Community has scheduled a silent protest to be held on the Biloxi beach for Tuesday, July 1 at 6:30 p.m. Video Video
Waveland Passes Anti-Discrimination Resolution
The City of Waveland officially announces its commitment to an anti-discriminatory community. Video Video
Gay Community to Hold Blood Drive to Protest F.D.A. Regulation
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Lesbian & Gay Community Center will be holding a blood drive on July 12th at Crossroads Mall. Video Video
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