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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Cimarron Alliance

Agree and disagree

Letters to the Editor

Tom Furlong
I’m in complete agreement with the Rev. Steve Kern (“Counterpoint: Soul concern,” June 22, Gazette) about resisting on all fronts the idea that homosexuality is the norm.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Delayed reaction

A measure to amend the city’s nondiscrimination policy will be revisited at the Nov. 15 council meeting.


Clifton Adcock

The Oklahoma City Council will consider at its Nov. 15 meeting whether to add “sexual orientation” to the nondiscrimination policy for city employees, after the topic was tabled during its Oct. 25 meeting.

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Don’t say Chick-fil-A wasn’t personal


Scott J. Hamilton
On the evening of Aug. 1, the day of the Mike Huckabee/Sally Kern Chick-fil-A love fest, a young man walked into my office and sank into a chair. He rubbed his eyes and said he’d never felt as persecuted as a gay man as he did that day.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Supply and diversity

A metro organization works to identify LGBT-friendly businesses.


Nicole Hill
On its face, last summer’s Chickfil-A same-sex marriage controversy — in which the company’s president told a radio talk-show that allowing same-sex couples to marry would be “inviting God’s judgment on our nation” — may not seem like an affirming experience for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013

A giant step toward equality


Scott J. Hamilton
Last week, I witnessed something I never expected to see in my lifetime. When I heard the ruling of the Supreme Court declare that the U.S. government can no longer discriminate against me or my friends, I wept. Now, at last, my marriage to my husband will be recognized in our own country.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013