April 19 2017
Fear, misconceptions, misinformation and stereotypical assumptions are all part of why sexual assault and relationship violence are not often talked about as LGBTQ+ issues. However, a refusal to be...
Jan. 18 2017
Ignore the rumors, Donald Trump is not neutral on LGBTQ issues and under his presidency it is our everyday lives that will be most affected. Marriage Equality is the least likely of all of our victories...
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...
LGBTQ radio program to open bureau at MSU
Sept. 21 2016
A new program coming to Michigan State University offers students a national platform to discuss LGBTQ issues
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...
Weekend festivities expand to three neighborhoods
Aug. 24 2016
This year, MI Pride weekend, once held entirely within the friendly confines of Old Town, will expand to include three neighborhoods: Old Town, downtown and REO Town. The festivities begin Friday in Old...
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
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
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
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”,...
The controversy around Michfest and transgender equality
Aug. 20 2014
Equality Michigan issued a call July 29 to boycott the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival (Aug. 5-10) for non-inclusion of transgender women. The call sparked a firestorm of reaction in the media and...
June 13 2012
Friday, June 15 9 p.m. WHITE PARTY — Kick off Michigan Pride weekend at Michigan’s largest white-apparel-themed event, which begins at the Michigan Pride Festival Tent located at the corner...

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