State was one of only five in nation without hate crimes legislation
With the April 30 deadline for major party candidates to qualify for this year’s elections now passed, LGBT voters have several races to watch for both the Georgia General Assembly and the Fulton County Commission.
The Atlanta Lesbian Health Initiative has received an $85,000 one-year grant to work with the state to determine tobacco usage and prevention methods within the LGBT community.
To celebrate late gay activist and politician Harvey Milk’s birthday, LGBT activists are gathering on the steps of Savannah’s City Hall on May 22 in a show of solidarity and visibility.
The FBI and U.S. Attorney’s Office will host a conference May 18 in Atlanta to educate law enforcement about the Matthew Shepard & James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act.