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OKG Newsletter

Topic: gay rights

Safe room

The conversation about gender-neutral housing at OU continues along a hopeful path for LGBT advocates.


Carol Cole-Frowe
Devin Luxner is feeling optimistic.
Wednesday, April 4, 2012

An evolution of pride

The city’s annual celebration of gay pride expands beyond its historically LGBT-friendly borders.


James Cooper
For its 25th anniversary celebration, the OKC Pride Parade will follow its traditional parade route, kicking off at Memorial Park on N.W. 36th Street and Classen and concluding on “The Strip,” the area on N.W. 39th between Pennsylvania and May avenues historically associated with the city’s LGBT community.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Qualifications be damned


Gazette staff
Question: When are experience and expertise not enough? Answer: When experience and expertise are gay..
Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Rendezvous on rights

LGBT rights will be the focus of a regional conference in Norman this weekend.


Sarah Lobban
PFLAG Regional Training Conference
8:30 a.m. Saturday
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church
1801 W. Brooks St., Norman
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

'Some Hearts' lack compassion


Gazette staff
Executives at Arista Nashville, the record label of country cutie Carrie Underwood, might be biting their nails after the Oklahoma native expressed an opinion at odds with her many in her conservative fan base.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Wedding bell blues

A Tulsa same-sex couple hopes their fight for marriage equality will make it to the U.S. 10th Circuit.


Clifton Adcock
Nearly seven and a half years ago, a Tulsa couple decided to file a lawsuit against the state of Oklahoma after the government decided to prevent them from becoming married.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012



Gazette staff
State Rep. Sally Kern, R-Oklahoma City, wants the world to know she loves to put plump, juicy breasts in her mouth, and wants to recruit others to do the same.
Monday, July 30, 2012

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



Gazette staff

Okie country cutie Carrie Underwood is guilty of many things: having a powerful singing voice, being hot, winning Grammys, being hot, lending legitimacy to American Idol, being hot, marrying a hockey player, being hot and being hot.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Joining forces

A local group encompasses the causes of environmentalism and gay rights.


Thomas Larson
At first blush, environmentalism and gay rights might seem to be two distinct issues, but a metro-based group encompasses both.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013