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Horizons Foundation: State of the LGBTQ Movement Panel

Horizons Foundation: State of the LGBTQ Movement Panel

Just one week after the election, as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, and as calls for racial justice ring louder than ever, where are we headed in the LGBTQ movement? Join movement leaders in this important virtual discussion, hosted annually by Horizons Foundation. (Note: this virtual panel will be recorded) Panelists Imani Rupert-Gordon, National Center for Lesbian Rights, Executive DirectorKris Hayashi, Transgender Law Center, Executive DirectorKierra Johnson, The National LGBTQ Task Force,...

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Thinking Cap Theatre Presents: LACED

Thinking Cap Theatre Presents: LACED

Sponsored by the National Center for Lesbian Rights and possibly TCT’s most political play to date, LACED is set on the eve of the 2016 election at a woman-owned, queer bar in Tampa, FL, where a hate crime has just occurred. The play centers on three characters, Minnow (Angelina Lopez de Catledge), Cat (Jordan Patriarca), and Audra (Stephon Duncan), whom audiences first meet amidst the debris of a terrifying incident. Over the course of the play, which alternates between the moments just...

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30 Years After the ADA: An Intersectional Look at What We’ve Done, and Where We Still Need to Go

30 Years After the ADA: An Intersectional Look at What We’ve Done, and Where We Still Need to Go

Moderated by Krystle Shakespeare, Founder of Black Nerds Disabled and Assistant Director at the Jackie Robinson Foundation, in conversation with Vilissa Thompson, Founder of Ramp Your Voice, Keah Brown, Author of “The Pretty One: On Life, Pop Culture, Disability, and Other Reasons to Fall in Love with Me” and “Take the Mic: Fictional Stories of Everyday Resistance”, and Jaden Fields, Co-Director of Mirror Memoirs and Healthcare worker. Krystle, Vilissa, Keah, and Jaden will be discussing the...

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Openhouse: LGBTQ+ Black Lives Matter Unity Town Hall

Openhouse: LGBTQ+ Black Lives Matter Unity Town Hall

Come together to address and heal from anti-Black and systemized oppression. Join Openhouse and an incredible panel that includes NCLR’s Executive Director, Imani Rupert-Gordon, as we center and empower the stories of Black people. Straight allies and White allies are encouraged to attend. Organized by Openhouse’s Leadership Council on Queerness, Race, and Privilege, a member-initiated working group. Reserve Tickets

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Openhouse: LGBTQ+ Black Lives Matter Unity Town Hall

Openhouse LGBTQ+ Black Lives Matter Unity Town Hall

Come together to address and heal from anti-Black and systemized oppression. Join Openhouse and an incredible panel that includes NCLR’s Executive Director, Imani Rupert-Gordon, as we center and empower the stories of Black people. Straight allies and White allies are encouraged to attend. Organized by Openhouse’s Leadership Council on Queerness, Race, and Privilege, a member-initiated working group. Reserve Tickets

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Openhouse: LGBTQ+ Black Lives Matter Unity Town Hall

Protecting Trans Adults & Children from Legal & Financial Challenges

The Arizona Community Foundation invites you to join us for the upcoming virtual session Protecting Trans Adults & Children from Legal & Financial Challenges, presented by the Kellenberger + Tollefson Center for LGBTQ Philanthropy and the National Center for Lesbian Rights. The session will feature nationally recognized legal expert Asaf Orr, Senior Staff Attorney and the Transgender Youth Project Director for the National Center for Lesbian Rights. Estate...

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Frameline44: Cured

Frameline44: Cured

Cured is a riveting documentary that reveals the inspiring efforts of a courageous band of gay and lesbian activists in the 1960s-70s, who challenged the American psychiatric establishment to remove the stigma of mental illness from the medical books, and by extension, to free LGBTQ+ people everywhere. Join us in the Frameline digital screening room, Sun 9/27 at 1pm for the suggested digital viewing! Buy Tickets

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Frameline44: Ellie & Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt)

Frameline44: Ellie & Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt)

Ellie & Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt) is a hilarious and sincere exploration of first love and the family legacies that live inside of us throughout generations. Join us in the Frameline digital screening room, Sunday, 9/26 at 1pm for the suggested digital viewing! Buy Tickets

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Virtual Rural Pride Summit California

Virtual Rural Pride Summit California

The National Center for Lesbian Rights and California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc. are co-hosting a virtual Rural Pride Summit for California. The Summit will take place over the week of September 21st, with panels, workshops, and discussions happening throughout the week. Participants are welcome to join for any and all of these. Click here for a complete schedule of panels, workshops, and discussions. Register Online

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Virtual Rural Pride Summit California

Virtual Rural Pride Summit California

The National Center for Lesbian Rights and California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc. are co-hosting a virtual Rural Pride Summit for California. The Summit will take place over the week of September 21st, with panels, workshops, and discussions happening throughout the week. Participants are welcome to join for any and all of these. Click here for a complete schedule of panels, workshops, and discussions. Register Online

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