Oct. 19 2016
The Lansing Association for Human Rights Political Action Committee (LAHR-PAC) was founded in 1981 and is an independent political organization registered with the Secretary of State. It is separate and...
Oct. 19 2016
Voting is the first and most basic way we can continue to make progress, protect what gains we have achieved, and eventually stop the suffering. I asked some folks in the area why they vote and this year,...
Sept. 21 2016
Humans Uniting for an Equal Society (HUES) congratulates the newly elected Board! All positions were up for elections
Sept. 21 2016
We’ve come a long way in the last 10-15 years…fast, to appreciate and acknowledge that, yes, there are gay people among us, always have been, always will be, …and they are our friends...
Sept. 21 2016
Last week LGBTQ advocates and LGBTQ youth won a long fought battle for validity and accountability when the Michigan State Board of Education voted 6-2 to approve its Guidance on Safe and Supportive Learning...
Sept. 21 2016
Michigan LGBTQ students began this school year without a clear, statewide policy to protect them. That’s despite the fact that this past February, the Michigan State Board of Education (MSBE) released...
Aug. 24 2016
We both felt called to Michigan - there was good work to be done, but it took us a while to become a part of that work. Yes, we had church life, and that was great. However it took us a few years and a...
Aug. 24 2016
August 2nd was a pretty good day politically for the LGBTQ community in mid-Michigan. That was the day of the Democratic and Republican primaries. Candidates were selected to run for those parties in November
Aug. 24 2016
There’s a real opportunity to draft policy that would make our state a better place to live, love, work and raise a family. Instead, conservatives have focused on limiting access to marriage-related...
July 13 2016
What’s better than tie dying on a sunny day? Tie dying while enjoying snacks, good company, and participating in a clothing drive! Humans Uniting for an Equal Society (HUES) celebrated a year as...
July 13 2016
Did you know… The Michigan Young Adult Voluntary Foster Care Act offers 18, 19, and 20 year olds who were in state supervised foster care at the age of 18 or older the option of living in a licensed...
Vote Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016
July 13 2016
Township Trustee (Vote for not more than 4) DiAnne Warfield (Dem) – Very Positive Jim Dravenstatt-Moceri (Dem) – Positive Tom Lenard (Dem) – Positive Patrick Brown (Dem) – Mixed...
July 13 2016
To those who consider themselves an ally in all things LGBTQ, either as a heterosexual or as a monosexual in-community
July 13 2016
In this issue of the LGBT News you will find the ratings from LAHR PAC, a separate organization from the LAHR that I lead, and an integral part of LAHR’s participation in our community
June 15 2016
Across the nation backlash continues against the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer) communities as progress is being made on LGBTQ civil rights issues
June 15 2016
HUES has been working hard over the last couple months to plan fun and engaging events for the Greater Lansing LGBTQ community. On April 14th, we hosted an LGBTQIA trivia event, “LGBT-Qs”,...
June 15 2016
May 21, 2016 After ten wonderful years as your President, I have resigned. Our Vice President, Alysa Hodgson, has assumed the role of president. President Hodgson is a vibrant, strong, and respected young...
June 15 2016
The recent North Carolina legislation requiring people to use public restrooms based on the sexual category assigned at birth conjures a specter of danger that has long been used to scapegoat those who...
LGBTQ community gathers to mourn Orlando tragedy
June 15 2016
Sunday to mourn the losses in the Orlando shooting rampage. Cast members of Riverwalk Theatre's production of "Rent" performed "Seasons of Love," Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero spoke and the Rev. Nicolette...
June 15 2016
When our dear Penny recently resigned, I felt both overwhelmed and humbled by being challenged with leading LAHR into the future

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