Tagged: Gay Rights

Documenting The Dwindling Number Of Lesbian Spaces

OPB |July 16, 2014 12:35 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll learn about the decline in the number of spaces specifically for lesbians in Portland — and around the country — and different community responses to it.

News Roundtable: May 23, 2014

OPB |May 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Judge Hears Oral Arguments In Marriage Case

OPB |April 24, 2014 12:15 p.m.

THURSDAY: Attorneys for four couples seeking to overturn Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage made their arguments in court Wednesday.

Masha Gessen On Speaking Out In Putin's Russia

OPB |March 12, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Masha Gessen has long been a critic of Vladimir Putin's government, but it wasn't until recently that she felt threatened enough to leave Russia.

News Roundtable: February 21, 2014

OPB |Feb. 21, 2014 12:15 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: June 28, 2013

June 28, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll review the biggest national and regional news stories of the week.

Making Sports Safe for LGBT Athletes

June 12, 2013 12:30 p.m.

With more LGBT professional athletes coming out, Cyd Zeigler wants to see youth sports teams welcome LGBT players

Jason Collins Comes Out

April 29, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Jason Collins has become the first openly gay athlete active in a major American team sport.

Boy Scouts Consider Policy Change On Gay Scouts

April 22, 2013 12:06 p.m.

The Boy Scouts of America are considering allowing gay scouts into the organization.

News Roundtable: March 29, 2013

March 29, 2013 12:25 p.m.

We'll review the top regional and local news of the week.

Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Same-Sex Marriage

March 27, 2013 12:06 p.m.

This week the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments for and against same-sex marriage laws.

Gay Couples Register For Marriage Licenses

Dec. 06, 2012 12:06 p.m.

Marriage licenses for same sex couples will be issued in Washington State starting this Thursday.

Gene Robinson

Oct. 31, 2012 12:15 p.m.

The first openly gay Episcopal bishop has written a book for people conflicted about gay marriage.

Same-Sex Marriage in Washington

June 07, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Opponents of Washington's same-sex marriage law blocked it from going into effect this week by turning in signatures to put the law to a vote in November.

Coming Out in Rural Regions

May 17, 2012 9 a.m.

We're talking to country music star Chely Wright about coming out as a lesbian. We'll also check in on the climate for gays and lesbians coming out in rural Oregon.

Obama Comes Out For Gay Marriage

May 10, 2012 9:06 a.m.

What does it mean that President Barack Obama publicly voiced his support for same-sex marriage?

Vets' Benefits Under DADT

April 23, 2012 9:30 a.m.

Veterans who were discharged under other than honorable conditions during the now defunct "Don't Ask Don't Tell" military policy are having a hard time getting benefits. 

Same-Sex Marriage in Calif. and Oregon

Feb. 08, 2012 9:06 a.m.

How is the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision to strike down the ban on gay marriage in California likely to affect the ban on gay marriage in Oregon?

Gov. Gregoire Endorses Marriage Equality

Jan. 06, 2012 9:30 a.m.

This week, Washington Governor Chris Gregoire announced she will introduce a bill to legalize marriage equality.

Homeless Man Shot to Death by Portland Police

March 24, 2010 9 a.m.

What's your reaction to the shooting death of a homeless man by Portland Police?

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