Governor David Paterson – Grand Marshall @ Pride 2009

30 06 2009
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David Paterson For Governor 2010





Reverend Billy Talen For Mayor of NYC Zine & Petition Training

30 06 2009

Reverend Billy Talen, Green Party candidate for Mayor of New York City 2009, has released a Zine! in support of his campaign! How cool is that!?


Buttons are available at the headquarters at  250 Lafayette, 10012 and petition training to help get the Rev on the Ballot is this Wednesday July 1st at 7pm.  More Information at


Citizen Action Petition To NY Senate Republicans

30 06 2009

The New York Senate posted examples of how other senates have handled gridlock in the past on its own website. Now the NY state Democrats have drafted such a bipartisan operating agreement, but the Republicans have so far refused to sign it.


Citizen Action of New York

has drafted a petition to the republican senators. Please sign it now!



New Save Coney Island Petition

30 06 2009

If you signed the old petition to Save Coney Island please transfer your signature to a new site which will allow the group to gather your district information.

Sign New Petition Here

City Council will hold a hearing on rezoning this Wednesday July 1st @10am

More information Here.



The Power Online Launches Campaign To Gain Federal Protection For The LGBTQ Community

30 06 2009 Launches LGBT Civil Rights Movement

At the historic Stonewall Inn, The Power, launches a national petition drive and online movement to expand the 1964 Civil Rights Act to include LGBT Americans, presenting Congressman Jerrold Nadler with signatures gathered during Pride Month from all 50 states and 36 countries; Congressman Nadler backs expanding federal civil rights laws to protect LGBT Americans.

New York, N.Y. (June 29, 2009) – As President Obama prepared to host a cocktail reception at the White House for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) leaders on Monday, June 29, prominent activists and fundraisers returned to the Stonewall Inn on the 40th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots to launch’s nationwide petition drive and online campaign to expand the 1964 Civil Rights Act to include LGBT Americans.

To launch the effort, Jeffrey H. Campagna, founder of The Power, presented U.S. Congressman Jerrold Nadler, Chairman of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties, with signed petitions gathered during Pride month from all 50 states and 36 countries demanding expansion of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.  As he presented the signatures to Nadler, Campagna requested that the Congressman put his colleagues on notice that this was just the beginning and that The Power would eventually present signatures to all 435 members of the House.

Full Press Release Here.

Sign the Petition!



Yetta Kurland @ Pride 2009

30 06 2009


Yetta Kurland Supporters at the 2009 NYC Pride Parade. Photo by Gdany


Yetta Kurland at the 2009 Dyke March NYC Photo by jamie nyc

Kurland, a lawyer, is running for city council in the 3rd district against Christine Quinn.

You can get involved at:

Background on why Quinn Needs to Go:

Christine Quinn: Behind the Smile

Please note this video was not created by or endorsed by Yetta Kurland.

Where is the investigation into Quinn’s Slush Funds???

Yetta Kurland – Restore Integrity To The New York  City Council


Stonewall Riots 40th Anniversary: A Look Back at the Uprising that Launched the Modern Gay Rights Movement

30 06 2009

From Democracy NowStonewall Riots 40th Anniversary: A Look Back at the Uprising that Launched the Modern Gay Rights Movement

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