Justice Anthony Kennedy, expected to be the swing vote, asked the question during the opening oral arguments in the case of an antigay baker.
The NC HIV/AIDS Advocacy Conference, Building Power Across the Spectrum, will be held from Oct. 6, the 2017 Carolina Conference on Queer Youth will be held on Oct. 13 and Carolina Jews for Justice has announced that it has hired two new staff members to help the organization advance its initiatives.
When Charlotte held its candlelight vigil for Orlando last year, I went by myself. As usual, I lied to family where I was going for the night and made sure I had access to a quick exit if necessary. The amount of people I saw on arrival was equally suffocating and uplifting, and slowly, I made it to the makeshift front while greeting and hugging friends and people I knew.
The latest program begun by Time Out Youth started as an art workshop, and will be realized with a showcase running from Feb. 10-14. The exhibit, called A Mile in My Shoes, features just that — shoes that the young people at the organization have customized to reflect their experiences as LGBTQ youth.
Time Out Youth Center and The Multicultural Center at UNCC will host a youth conference, PFLAG Kannapolis/Concord are holding elections, Planned Parenthood’s South Atlantic chapter is holding a celebration of the organization’s 100th anniversary, PowerHouse is presenting a fashion show, Freedom Center for Social Justice has a new hire, Caldwell Presbyterian Church is holding a spirituality series and The Victory Fund has endorsed Jame Campbell’s candidacy.