Posts tagged ‘Executive director’

July 5, 2011

State Assembly Passes Fair Education Act Authored by Senator Mark Leno

by Accidental Bear

This is a big deal people!

Sacramento – Today, the California State Assembly in a 49-25 vote passed a bill that would require schools to fairly and accurately portray the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights movement and the historic contributions of the diverse LGBT community in social science instruction. The Fair, Accurate, Inclusive, and Respectful (FAIR) Education Act (SB 48), authored by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco), would also add sexual orientation and gender identity to the state’s existing anti-discrimination protections that prohibit bias in school activities, instruction and instructional materials. 

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June 8, 2011

Catholic Charities Asserts Right to Discriminate

by Accidental Bear

Would it be childish to say, “Go to hell Catholic Charities?”

By Andrew Harmon

CATHOLIC X390 (PHOTOS.COM) | ADVOCATE.COM

As one Catholic Charities official sees it, it’s simply a matter of protecting child welfare.

In what may be an unprecedented lawsuit, three Illinois Catholic Charities agencies are demanding that they be exempted under state law from licensing unmarried couples. And same-sex couples who may have recently entered into civil unions are, by all accounts, their greatest sticking point. MORE

February 3, 2011

TheProgramme; SF Local TV

by Accidental Bear

 

Website:
http://www.bavc.org/index.php?option=com…
Starring:
Stephen Leader and Guests
Directed By:
Stephen Leader
Written By:
Various
Plot Outline:
Every week your host Stephen Leader takes you on personal adventures, visiting fabulous locations, meeting exciting people and showcasing their passions.
Schedule:
Every Tuesday@ 5pm LIVE!

 

Comcast Ch76
On-going
Light Information & Entertainment (L.I.E.)
The Programme is a live weekly Public Access TV show Tuesdays at 5:00pm on San Francisco’s cable Comcast 76.