Monthly Archives: January 2014

With King Cake & Equality for All!

Come join me and the Forum for Equality team at our annual Mardi Gras Masquerade! This year, our celebration will be hosted by Craig Magleby, at his lovely home at 2437 Jefferson Avenue, New Orleans, tomorrow, Thursday, January 23, from … Continue reading

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Victory (again) in Shreveport!

Realizing his battle was a losing one, the lone Shreveport City Council Member who sought to repeal the new fairness measure withdrew his opposition today, allowing the Fairness Ordinance to remain intact. The city’s Fairness Ordinance protecting Shreveporters from discrimination … Continue reading

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#KeepShreveportFair

Tomorrow is the second time that the Shreveport Fairness Ordinance will be put to a vote. We need to make sure that we #KeepShreveportFair and safeguard the protections for employment, housing and accommodations, which includes protections for sexual orientation, gender identity … Continue reading

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It’s a Mardi Gras Masquerade!

We are ready to kickoff Carnival! Come and join us on Thursday, January 23 for our Mardi Gras Masquerade for a fun night of masks, music and libations! And hear about all the work we are doing in 2014… you … Continue reading

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Keep Shreveport Fair!

This past December Shreveport made history by becoming the second city in Louisiana that provides protections in employment, housing and accommodations, which includes protections for sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression. To top that off, the vote by the … Continue reading

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Invest in Equality

It is that time of year. We know you have received a lot of “asks” this holiday season. We are writing for something different: an INVESTMENT in equality. INVEST NOW in Forum for Equality Foundation. Your year-end, tax-deductible investment will … Continue reading

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#BeFairLouisiana

Welcome to a new year with a new effort to bring fairness and equality to all Louisianians. The Louisiana Nondiscrimination Act – LANA for short – will be introduced in the legislature this spring by Senator Edwin Murray and Representative … Continue reading

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