Family Weekend at Gay Days Anaheim

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Family Equality Council partners with Gay Days Anaheim to bring even more family activities to this incredible celebration at Disneyland. Join them for a fun-filled weekend that includes many opportunities to build community and celebrate your family, all while enjoying the magic of Disneyland!  

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Out on the Mountain – Six Flags Magic Mountain

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Six Flags Magic Mountain’s annual “Out on the Mountain” Gay Night returns this year on Friday, September 19, 2014. The entire park goes gay for the night, which provides an safe and inclusive environment of fun for the LGBTQ community, with rides, dance party, and performers. $40 in advance for general admission, $57 in advance for general admission […]

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Social (Media) Friendship: Maybe I Just Don’t Love You All That Much

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By: Amber Leventry I was recently unfriended on social media by a friend. What a fucked up sentence. For starters, social media really isn’t the best place to determine friendships. And would a real friend act in such a juvenile and passive aggressive way to vent their opinion of me? Look, I can be the […]

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Spotlight Series: Lori and Melissa

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    Sponsored by Quinny, a European stroller brand available in the United States     Spotlight Series: Lori and Melissa TNF: Tell me about your family. Are you married? Do you have kids?  LORI: Melissa and I have been together since 2002. We are not currently married. We both agree that marriage isn’t something […]

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Popluck Club’s September Gathering

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11:00 am – New Member Orientation 12:00 pm – Pot Luck meal 12:30 pm – Girl Stuff 101: Raising Our Daughters panel discussion Pop Luck Club meets at 11am for New Member Orientation. This is a support-style group for gay dads and prospective dads to share their experiences forming families. Always a mix of current and future parents, […]

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Uprising of Love Benefit Hosted by Jane Lynch, Featuring Sting, Patti LuPone

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Emmy Award-winning actress Jane Lynch will host Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality at the Gershwin Theatre in New York on Monday, September 15.  The headliners for the show are Sting and Tony and Grammy Award winner, Patti LuPone. Many other notable names and celebrities will be attending the event at the famed […]

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On The Road (To Gay Daddyhood) Again! Part Two, Shaking the Gays Away.

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By Henry Amador: So we began our MAPP classes this past August 26th, 2014. MAPP being the State-required class to license as a Foster or Adoptive parent, Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting. In part one I shared how my husband and I were a part of a very special group when we licensed in […]

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Rainbow Honor Walk Installation Honors 20 LGBT Leaders

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Fourteen men and six women of the LGBT community were honored Tuesday with bronze plaques in San Francisco’s Castro district. The project, known as the Rainbow Honor Walk, began as an idea two decades ago. “Twenty years ago this idea came to me,” a gay local public relations professional, David Perry, said. “It is incredibly moving to me to […]

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Spotlight Series: Michelle and Rochie

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  Spotlight Series sponsored by Quinny, a European stroller brand available in the United States.   Michelle and Rochie TNF: Tell me about your family.  Are you married?  Do you have kids? MICHELLE: We are married!  Rochie (a combo of Rochelle and her last name Ouchi!) & I got married in Malibu on New Years […]

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Teens with LGBT Parents: A Letter To My Father

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By Bianca Y. Dalangin   “I want you to be everything that’s you, deep at the center of your being.” – Confucius   So here I was, sitting on my navy blue leather sofa, thinking aimlessly about what topic to write for my next article, which had been due a month ago. I had nothing […]

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