A 2014 Kaiser Family Foundation report shows 1.1 million people in the United States are living with HIV.
“The rhetoric of ISIS against the LGBT community isn’t much different from a lot of people on the Christian right,” Schonauer said.
“When you have a minority group who are targeted by hate crimes and violence, it is the duty of the government and elected officials to step up and show respect to that community,” Stevenson said.
“It is so important that they learn to have fun without getting high or drunk,” Maddox said. “That’s the challenge. For so many, that’s what they did.”
Education and understanding go a long way in preventing violence.
This heinous act contradicts the Holy Month plus the very teachings and practices of Islam. This is against our beliefs.
Pride was born of a need to stand up against oppression, discrimination and to fight for equality.
A debilitating drug habit led to multiple stints in prison, but Cam Cox founded Kelham House Sober Living to keep others off a similar path.
Classen’s North Highland Parked is expected to complete the Strong Neighborhoods Initiative program next year.
“We always want to be doing something that gives back to the community,” Blaschke said, “and in a way where everyone can participate.”