Michael Lavers

About Michael Lavers

Michael K. Lavers is the international news editor of the Washington Blade.

Gavin Grimm Joins ACLU Board

A transgender man who challenged his Virginia school district’s bathroom policy has been elected to the American Civil Liberties Union’s board of directors. Gavin Grimm on Jan. 3 in a tweet said he has been elected to [...]

By |2020-01-07T14:35:55-05:00January 7th, 2020|National, News|

Costa Rica Campaign Seeks to Bolster Marriage Equality Support

More than 30 groups have joined a campaign designed to increase support for marriage rights for same-sex couples in Costa Rica. Sí, Acepto (“Yes I accept” in Spanish) formally launched in August and includes ads that feature LGBTI Costa Ricans’ relatives, friends and teammates. The campaign also includes workshops on the issue that will take place across the country.

By |2019-10-23T16:58:50-04:00October 23rd, 2019|National, News|