After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]

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Cat and Mouse Game

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By |2019-03-28T02:43:21-04:00March 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Equality Michigan Announces Breakthrough Goals for 2019

There’s no doubt the LGBTQ community can celebrate the political gains made in 2018, but the Trump administration's attacks on the LGBTQ community have escalated since then — particularly toward transgender people. And last year's midterm election results, while encouraging, do not reduce the imminent threats the LGBTQ community faces; there is a lot of work yet to do.

By |2019-03-28T02:35:56-04:00March 28th, 2019|Michigan, News|

Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Great Lakes Chapter to Host Community Forum in Ypsilanti

In the U.S. alone there are almost 6 million Americans living with Alzheimer's Disease and nearly 200,000 in Michigan alone. The Alzheimer's Association is a voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating the disease through research and the promotion of brain health; its Michigan branch is inviting Ypsilanti residents to learn more about the disease April 13.

By |2019-03-28T02:28:44-04:00March 28th, 2019|Michigan, News|

Jim Toy Birthday Bash

Known as the first publicly "out" man in Michigan, after coming out in 1970, Jim Toy developed the fist ever campus center dedicated to supporting those in the LGBTQ community. And because of his almost 50-year career of service to the LGBTQ movement through speaking, teaching, writing, adm

By |2019-03-28T02:21:08-04:00March 28th, 2019|Ann Arbor, Neighborhoods|

Adoption Case Settlement Win for LGBTQ Michiganders

This past Friday came the announcement that the ACLU of Michigan and the state of Michigan settled a lawsuit that we, the ACLU, had filed — challenging the state’s practice of allowing state-contracted, taxpayer-funded foster care and adoption agencies to use religious criteria to exclude same-sex couples.

By |2019-03-28T02:17:05-04:00March 28th, 2019|Opinions, Viewpoints|

State Settles Same-Sex Adoption Case

LANSING - Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel today announced a settlement with the plaintiffs in Dumont et al. v Gordon et al. (Case No. 2:17-cv-13080), a case centering on some state-contracted foster care and adoption agencies’ [...]

By |2019-03-22T10:59:21-04:00March 22nd, 2019|Michigan, News|