DAILY SPOTLIGHT

Events

11-10-1973 Lambda Legal – The United States’ oldest and largest legal organization for the civil rights of the LGBT community. This marks the date of the first meeting. Board members:…

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Nov 10
2019
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2019

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11-07-2013 U.S. Senate voted to approve the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). It would make it illegal to discriminate against LGBT individuals. The final vote was 64-32, with 10 Republicans joining…

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11-06-2018 Over 400 LGBT candidates are on the ballot for the U.S. mid-term election. The Victory Fund, a non-profit organization, is a national organization dedicated to electing openly LGBT people…

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Nov 6
2019
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2019

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11-05-2014 St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison overturned Missouri’s constitutional ban on gay marriage. He said that the law violates the due process and equal protection rights of the U.S….

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11-04-2014 Federal District Court Judge Daniel Crabtree ruled Kansas’ gay marriage ban is unconstitutional. He did issue a stay until Nov. 11th so that Dr. Robert Moser, Secretary of Kansas’…

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Nov 4
2019
Nov 3
2019

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11-03-2011 Conan O’Brien made television history by officiating the wedding of longtime costume designer Scott Cronick and his partner David Gorshein on the stage of New York City’s Beacon Theatre…

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10-30-2014 “RuPaul’s Drag Race Girls” Adore Delano and Bianca Del Rio star in Starbucks LGBT commercial. Starbucks is an ally to the LGBT community. The company raised a rainbow flag…

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Oct 30
2019
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2019

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10-29-2013 Retired Justice Sandra Day O’Connor officiates a same-sex wedding at Supreme Court.

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10-28-2008 Milk (Film) – Premiers in San Francisco. Starring Sean Penn, it is an American biographical film based on the life of gay rights activist and politician Harvey Milk, who…

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Oct 28
2019
Oct 25
2019

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10-25-2014 The U.S. government recognizes same-sex marriage in six more states and extending federal benefits to those couples. The states are: Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, North Carolina, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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