The Victory Institute's Victory Congressional Internship and Fellowship are developing the next generation of out public leaders. Each semester, the Victory Congressional Internship brings outstanding LGBT college students to Washington, D.C. for an intensive leadership program.
In an Open Letter to Mainstream LGBT Organizations, writer and activist Darren Moore reminds us that the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act addresses both race and LGBT issues. Likewise, in an interview with Huff Post, Charles Stephens, Director of Counter Narrative Project, calls attention to the intersectionality of LGBT and race.
Danny Garvin, a once homeless teen who participated in the Stonewall riots, died December 9, 2014. During the recent holidays, many of us spent time with and enjoyed the meaning of family and friends. As we embrace a new year, please remember: