gay http://wlrn.org en Meet The New Leader Of Gay Advocacy Group SAVE http://wlrn.org/post/meet-new-leader-gay-advocacy-group-save <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's the largest advocacy group for gay rights in South Florida and it's once again known as SAVE -- Safeguarding American Values for Everyone.</span></p><p>Twenty-one years ago, SAVE was originally&nbsp;known as SAVE &nbsp;-- and then it morphed into&nbsp;SAVE Dade.</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 22px; margin-left: 0px; ">It was started&nbsp;in 1993 by a small group of people who decided to fight against Anita Bryant’s anti-gay "Save our Children" campaign.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:58:34 +0000 Kelley Mitchell 30519 at http://wlrn.org Meet The New Leader Of Gay Advocacy Group SAVE The Triumphant Gay Revolution http://wlrn.org/post/triumphant-gay-revolution <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">08/27/13 - Tuesday's&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://twitter.com/TopicalCurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;is with attorney and author <strong><a href="http://www.gayvictorybook.com/">Linda Hirshman</a></strong>, who documents the &nbsp;gay rights movement in her book,&nbsp;</span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><i><a href="http://amzn.to/19KvOx9"><strong>VICTORY:&nbsp; The Triumphant Gay Revolution</strong></a>.&nbsp;</i></span></font><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">Over the past 40 years, gay rights have advanced remarkably:&nbsp; from sexual activities being a criminal offense in most every state, to New York State’s legalization of same-sex marriage in 2011.&nbsp;</span><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Listen in Tuesday at 1pm for&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">.</span></font></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><br> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 19641 at http://wlrn.org The Triumphant Gay Revolution Surviving What You Think You Can’t http://wlrn.org/post/surviving-what-you-think-you-can-t <p>06/20/13 -&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday’s &nbsp;</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> begins with </span><strong><a href="http://www.augusten.com/">Augusten</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><a href="http://www.augusten.com/"> Burroughs</a></strong>, who’s written the best-seller </span><a href="http://amzn.to/17nVDW0"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>THIS IS HOW:&nbsp; Surviving What You Think You Can’t</em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://amzn.to/17nVDW0">.</a>& Thu, 20 Jun 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 16124 at http://wlrn.org Surviving What You Think You Can’t New Gay Lawmakers Bring Pride To LGBT Community http://wlrn.org/post/new-gay-lawmakers-bring-pride-lgbt-community <p>From the News Service of Florida</p><p>With the U.S. Supreme Court considering same-sex marriage, President Barack Obama re-elected on a platform that included it, and the first openly gay lawmakers taking their seats in Tallahassee, gay voters say it's been a winning year.</p><p>"We've made a lot of progress, but we still have a long way to go," said Rep. David Richardson, a Miami Beach Democrat, and one of two openly gay lawmakers elected this year – the first in Florida's Legislature.</p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 21:42:49 +0000 Margie Menzel 6320 at http://wlrn.org New Gay Lawmakers Bring Pride To LGBT Community