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Happy National Coming Out Day: Gay and Lesbian in Indian Country
I had a few choices of holidays to honor this week, and since Columbus Day isn’t really my thing, I’m going with National Coming Out Day...
VIDEO: Watch Kids' Honest Reactions to Gay Marriage Proposals
An entertaining and enlightening new video has gone viral across news sites and social media that asks kids their thoughts about gay marriage...
Proud, But Not Out: Native Lesbians at NYC Pride 2013
On Sunday in lower Manhattan, just outside the Stonewall Inn—that place where, in 1969, the gay community rallied against the NYPD during a hostile raid and marked the bar as a bea...
Two-Spirit Community Applauds DOMA Strikedown and Dismissal of Prop 8
The National Confederacy of Two-Spirit Organizations applauds and celebrates the U.S...
Two Spirit/LGBT Rights Toolkit for Tribal Governments Introduced
Gale Courey Toensing
A first-of-its-kind guide complete with sample legal language is now available for tribal governments to adopt or amend their laws to recognize the rights of all their citizens, in...
Pink Breechcloths, Political Correctness and Pretend Traditions (Like Two-Spirits): We Can't Always Wait for Tradition
THEN: When I was just a wee, little, pigeon-toed lad at an elementary school called “Vina Chattin” within the great Blackfeet Nation, my male classmates and I were young gladiators...
New PFLAG Phoenix Chapter Supports LGBT Families
A new PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) support group starting in Phoenix, Arizona is focusing on supporting American Indian families and lesbian, gay, bi...
Momentum Mounts to Again Embrace Two-Spirits
A growing body of scholarly work shows that many American Indian tribes had a place for gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender (GLBT) members in their culture and ceremonies...