Tag Archives: Hate Crime

#HonorThemWithAction

Today marks the anniversary of a traumatic and painful day for LGBTQ folks. Three years ago, a gunman entered Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida and opened fire within the walls of a safe space for the LGBTQ community. In doing … Continue reading

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Public Forum on Hate Crimes

Anti-Defamation League and Forum for Equality are hosting a Hate Crimes Public Forum at the Uptown JCC in New Orleans — 5342 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115 on Tuesday, September 17 from 7 – 8:30PM David Barkey, Southeastern … Continue reading

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Forum Leader Victim of Hate Crime

The civil rights of a Louisiana same-sex couple were trampled upon in the early morning hours by a brazen vandal who methodically ripped a symbol of equal rights from the couple’s historic New Orleans home and spray-painted an anti-gay slur … Continue reading

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LGBT Hate Crime in Lafayette

We are deeply saddened by the attack in Lafayette this past Sunday. It is reprehensible that four individuals can be harassed and attacked in a public space, but we know that this is a situation that is all too familiar … Continue reading

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