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Rainbow Railroad Fundraiser

In response to a growing wave of violence and persecution of sexual minorities in Chechnya, LGBTQ community members in Dane County have scheduled a fundraiser for Rainbow Railroad, a Canadian human rights project. Organizers are collecting donations and recruiting sponsors for the event to be held from 5:30 to 7:30…

Event Set to Fight Persecution of Foreign LGBT People

MADISON, WISCONSIN – In response to a growing wave of violence and persecution of sexual minorities in Chechnya, LGBTQ community members in Dane County have scheduled a fundraiser for Rainbow Railroad, a Canadian human rights project. Organizers are collecting donations and recruiting sponsors for the event to be held from…

Dane County Supervisors Move to Ban Travel to, and Purchasing in, Indiana

MADISON – In response to an Indiana law which will allow discrimination based on religious excuse, Dane County Board members will offer an ordinance amendment to ban County travel to, and expenditures in, Indiana. Three openly gay Board members – Supervisors Kyle Richmond (Dist. 4), Chuck Erickson (Dist. 13) and…