Norman City Council recently declared the second Monday in October Indigenous Peoples’ Day, and groups and individuals wonder when OKC will join the movement.
Oklahoma City Public Schools leaders take initial steps toward educational equity.
“We’re out here to support everybody,” Oklahoma Atheists member Elyssa Mann said. “So many members of the LGBTQ community are atheists. We’re here to let people know that we exist.”
“This [parade] is an important moment for Oklahoma,” Rogers said. “It is difficult for many people to do. But we’re marching not in a militant fashion, but instead in a parade, which is first of all a lot more fun, and also to say and to show that we’re people just like anyone else.”
“We hope that we can make it a successful yearly tradition,” she said. “This is the first year of a whole weekend.”
The trans community alone has a reported 41 percent suicide rate, and as someone who’s personally dealt with ideations my whole life, I must stress that this isn’t actually a mental health issue.
Our legislators that we vote in every election are going to keep making the same repetitive mistakes year after year.
President Donald Trump should extend to LGBT people the same rights and protections guaranteed on account of race, religion or nation of origin.
“Whether you think Barbie is bad or good, she didn’t fool me,” Miller said. “The concept of Barbie didn’t fool me as a child, but what will the other artists say?”
Both Sharon and Mary Bishop-Baldwin worked for Tulsa World during their yearslong legal battle.