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Liz Owen
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Attended Northwestern University
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A New HS Trans Policy in Kentucky
On June 5th, the council of Atherton High School in Louisville, Kentucky overwhelmingly approved a transgender nondiscrimination policy, covering student use of restrooms and locker rooms. The policy is closely based on a similar policy that currently cover...
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Pride 2014 Continues!
Pride is in the air...just take a look at this gallery of images and stories from June Pride celebrations across the country! PFLAG San Francisco and PFLAG Napa were on hand to support the Travis AFB LGBT Alliance Pride walk. The Travis Air Force Base LGBT ...
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About the "Q"
As you likely read in the May edition of the PFLAG Voice , we have just released the beautiful update of Be Yourself , our core publication for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth, in June. One revision you likely notic...
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The 2014 Straight for Equality Awards!
PFLAG National its sixth annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala at the New York Marriott Marquis on Thursday, April 10th. This year’s honors went to actress/activist Ally Sheedy (PSYCH; HIGH ART; THE BREAKFAST CLUB), American Jewish World Service presiden...
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CALLING ALL CHAPTERS! PFLAG National is excited to partner with the Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies for a third year on the Care with Pride ™ campaign. As you likely remember, Care with Pride™ is a multi-faceted marketing and education campai...
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Meet the Donor: Gardner Pond
Every movement for social justice produces leaders, each admired for a defining moment: for defying authority, moving legislation, organizing protests, building organizations. There are as many roles as there are participants in the movement. “At PFLAG, w...
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PFLAG In the News: June 2014
Scarsdale Patch: Rainbow of Supporters Color Streets of New York City  Sunday  for Gay Pride Parade Jun. 30, 2014 10:14 AM ET | Scarsdale Patch New York City Pride Week ended on a high note  Sunday  as over one million gay pride supporters colored the stree...
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APA Pride Book for Kids features PFLAG!
Pride and PFLAG: integral to each other since 1972, when Jeanne Manford and her husband Jules first marched with their son, activist Morty Manford, in the pre-cursor to what is now the NYC Pride Parade. In the years since, primarily in June, PFLAG chapters ...
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PFLAG in the News: April 2014
Queens Courier: Gay rights activist honored with Flushing street co-naming Apr. 27, 2014 11:44 AM ET | Queens Courier Follow me @liamlaguerre   A local activist who paved the way for gay rights was honored along with her family with a street co-naming  Satu...
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API Heritage Month
Image courtesy of PFLAG SGV API May is Asian Pacific Islander (API) Heritage Month, a perfect time to take a look at the resources PFLAG chapters have created specifically to support this community. PFLAG’s commitment to diversity has always been strong, bu...
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Day of Silence: April 11, 2014
Once again, on April 11th, PFLAG National will proudly partner with GLSEN (The Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network) for the National Day of Silence (DOS), a day of action in which students across the country vow to take a form of silence to call at...
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Director of Communications, PFLAG National
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