Equality Council connects, supports, and represents the one million lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender parents in this country and the two million children they are raising. to Marry is the gay and non-gay partnership working to win marriage equality nationwide.
It also works to extend rights to segments of the population that have traditionally been denied their rights, including Native Americans and other people of color; lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgendered people; women; mental-health patients; prisoners; people with disabilities; and the poor. Its professional lobbyists and legislative team work with its allies in the General Assembly to shape and pass positive legislation in Annapolis and to beat back discriminatory legislation. Black Pride is held annually during Memorial Day Weekend and celebrates the African-American lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community. Virginia is a statewide, non-partisan, lobbying, education and support network for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, and straight allied (LGBT) communities in Virginia.A car crash in the prime of his career left him in constant pain, and he drank himself to an early death, creating an aesthetic of suffering that has guided the way we think about him today. From the start, Clift was framed as a rebel and an individual.When he first arrived in Hollywood, he didn’t sign a contract, waiting until after the success of his first two films to negotiate a three-picture deal with Paramount that allowed him total discretion over projects.