OUT Announces Picks for 8th Annual Power 50

OUT Announces Picks for 8th Annual Power 50 #LGBT #equality @outmagazine

Power 50 OUT

OUT Magazine, the world’s leading publication for gay fashion and lifestyle trends, has just released its 8th Annual Power List – a.k.a. the OUT Power 50. OUT Magazine wants to know, What does LGBT power look like in 2014? During its quest to find the most powerful members of the LGBT community, OUT’s editors realized something very important: that “power” as we know it is a fluid, evolving…

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UMass Rally Sends Westboro’s Would-Be Picket Packing

UMass Rally Sends Westboro’s Would-Be Picket Packing #LGBT #equality #UMASSunited

UMass protestors

The Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) has been in the news a lot lately – what with their founding leader Fred Phelps’ passing – but their hateful message seems to be less and less relevant. Nothing proved this more than the spirited students from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst (UMass), who successfully sent WBC protestors packing during a counter-protest earlier this month. The…

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Leaders to an Equal World: Sir Patrick Stewart

Leaders to an Equal World: Sir Patrick Stewart @SirPatStew @RefugeCharity #equality #womensrights

Sir Patrick Stewart

Sir Patrick Stewart is a leader to a safer, more equal world.
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It is no secret that Sir Patrick Stewart is a strong advocate for LGBT and women’s rights, the latter hitting particularly close to home for the acclaimed actor. As a child, Stewart grew up in a household plagued by domestic violence; his father brutally beat his mother on many occasions, and he felt…

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“A feminist is a man or a woman who says, ‘yes there is a problem with gender as it is today, and we must fix it. We must do better.’”

Chimamanda Adichie, on why feminism is for everyone. 

Inspiring Quotes from Fearless Women

Are Gay Rights Civil Rights?

Are #Gay Rights Civil Rights? #lgbt #equality

gay rights civil rightsEarlier this month, the 50th annual Civil Rights Summit was held in Austin, Texas, where speakers discussed contemporary socio-political issues, LGBT rights, and equality. This year’s summit marked the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and featured perhaps its broadest panel of speakers, as well as its broadest coverage of topics pertaining to civil rights. Two of the most…

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Who would have thought that Pharrell Williams was such a strong ally to women and LGBTs?
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/16/pharrell-williams-isnt-happy-society-treats-women/ Who would have thought that Pharrell Williams was such a strong ally to women and LGBTs?
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/16/pharrell-williams-isnt-happy-society-treats-women/ Who would have thought that Pharrell Williams was such a strong ally to women and LGBTs?
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/16/pharrell-williams-isnt-happy-society-treats-women/

Pharrell Williams Isn’t ‘Happy’ About How Society Treats Women

Pharrell Williams stands up for #MarriageEquality, #GenderEquality @Pharrell @TheEllenShow

Pop music icon and mega-producer Pharrell Williams was on the Ellen DeGeneres Showearlier this month, where he had some pretty surprising and wonderful things to say about women’s rights and marriage equality. The musician, who was actually wrapped up in a bit of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” controversy earlier this year, made a…

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One of our favorite “possibility models,” Laverne Cox.
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/15/laverne-cox-honored-glaad-media-awards/ One of our favorite “possibility models,” Laverne Cox.
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/15/laverne-cox-honored-glaad-media-awards/ One of our favorite “possibility models,” Laverne Cox.
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/15/laverne-cox-honored-glaad-media-awards/