QAnon’s ‘SaveOurChildren’ Slogan Has Long Anti-LGBT History

Courtesy of Stonewall National Museum and Archives. Model and cookbook author Chrissy Teigen recently shared devastating news with her social media followers: she and her husband, singer John Legend, had lost their child halfway through her pregnancy. She shared heartbreaking black-and-white photos of the couple at the hospital, including her clutching a tiny blanket bundle … Continue reading QAnon’s ‘SaveOurChildren’ Slogan Has Long Anti-LGBT History

Trump Supporters Show Up at Holy Mackerel Despite Canceled Event

Trump supporters at Holy Mackerel (Photo by Carina Mask) Even though their reservation was canceled at Holy Mackerel, a group of Trump supporters still arrived at the brewery ready for the show to go on.  The Hawaiian-themed event, hosted by the Trump Victory Leadership Initiative, was canceled by the venue after an uproar from the community. Staff … Continue reading Trump Supporters Show Up at Holy Mackerel Despite Canceled Event

Trump Events Canceled at Holy Mackerel, Staff Responds

Holy Mackerel in Wilton Manors Holy Mackerel, a small-batch craft beer spot in Wilton Manors, was the target of social media after it came out that two Trump events were being hosted at the brewery.  Ehab Atallah, the director of operations for Holy Mackerel, said that they were not aware that the parties making the … Continue reading Trump Events Canceled at Holy Mackerel, Staff Responds

Repeal a Woman’s Right to Vote? Some Republican Women Have Called For It

Abby Johnson, who advocates for head-of-household voting, spoke at the Republican National Convention this year. (Photo via the Republican National Convention) Nov. 3 is a big day for the nation — Americans will take to the polls to decide who they want to occupy the White House.   It will also be 100 years and one … Continue reading Repeal a Woman’s Right to Vote? Some Republican Women Have Called For It

Artist Chosen for the Pride Center Mural Project

Rendering of The Residences at Equality Park (Courtesy Behar Font & Partners, P.A.) Even with the coronavirus, the Pride Center is abuzz. Seniors are moving into the newly opened Residences at Equality Park, improvements are being made around the campus, staff members continue to connect with the community via Facebook Live, and by the end … Continue reading Artist Chosen for the Pride Center Mural Project

Florida Rights Restoration Coalition Raises Funds to Restore Voting Rights

From left, Neil Volz and Desmond Meade (Courtesy of Neil Volz) Desmond Meade and Neil Volz are counting down the days to Aug. 18 — it’s the midterm election, and it will be the first time both men have been allowed to vote in decades. That’s because the two have felonies on their record, and … Continue reading Florida Rights Restoration Coalition Raises Funds to Restore Voting Rights

Police Ask Community for Help In Solving Murder of Local Transwoman

A transgender woman was shot and killed in Pompano Beach Friday night, and the Broward Sheriff’s Office is asking any eyewitnesses to come forward to help solve her murder. Bree Black, 27, was killed Friday at 10:18 p.m. by 244 NW 12th St. in Pompano Beach, close to her home. While hundreds of people were in the … Continue reading Police Ask Community for Help In Solving Murder of Local Transwoman

How to Make Sure Your Estate Leaves a Legacy with Our Fund’s Help

For charities big and small, every dollar counts. And recently, the Our Fund Foundation received three legacy gifts totaling almost $10 million. The donors — Kay Maunsbach, Frederick Emery and James Laird — were three long-time supporters of the South Florida LGBTQ+ community foundation who wrote the nonprofit into their will, continuing their support even … Continue reading How to Make Sure Your Estate Leaves a Legacy with Our Fund’s Help

Local Garden Club Hopes to Turn Parks in Wilton Manors & Oakland Park Organic

A local garden club is using their green thumbs to help the cities of Wilton Manors and Oakland Park turn their parks organic. The Equality Garden Club, with help from Beyond Pesticides in D.C., is working with both cities on a pilot program to stop the use of harmful pesticides. They are currently studying the … Continue reading Local Garden Club Hopes to Turn Parks in Wilton Manors & Oakland Park Organic