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Empowering the People: 10 Years of Transgender Awareness Activism

This guest blog post was written by Chris Sogge, a graduate student at the University of Arizona, about Bamby Salcedo, an internationally recognized activist, advocate and community organizer. Bamby Salcedo is a proud Latina transgender woman and the founder and President of The Trans-Latin@ Coalition. She is recognized nationwide for her advocacy work related to […]

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Adoption Month: The Pattersons

November is National Adoption Month, the perfect time to turn the spotlight to adoption equality in Arizona. We created Project Jigsaw to connect children with loving, permanent homes. The project is joining with elected officials and providers to secure equal opportunity for the 18,000 children in state care and the families that want to give […]

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Top 5 reasons to join EQAZ

1) Arizona still doesn’t offer equal protection from discrimination 73% of Arizonans mistakenly believe that our state laws are fully inclusive.1 In partnership with Competitive Arizona, we’re fighting for complete legislation to protect all Arizonans from discrimination. We need to make our state a better place for every person to prosper, regardless of sexual orientation […]

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Equality Arizona is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Silver Celebration! Nominate here >>> bit.ly/29xe4yh Each year, EQAZ recognizes individuals and organizations that demonstrate true leadership and activism in the LGBTQ community. If you know someone who is fighting for equality for every Arizonan – through their work, volunteerism, or community activism -- nominate the person or group today! Nominating an individual or organization is easy. Submit this short form by August 5th: bit.ly/29xe4yh ... See MoreSee Less

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Every Friday - THE FACTORY: NEW WAVE at Valley Bar! Starts at 10PM - $3 Cover - 21+ **For the month of July a portion of the proceeds with go to Equality Arizona. For more info about the organization visit: equalityarizona.org DJ TRISTAN will be spinning favorites from Depeche Mode, The Cure, The Smiths, Blondie, The B-52's, Bauhaus, Dead Or Alive, Frankie Goes To Hollywood (Official), Duran Duran, XTC, Pet Shop Boys, New Order and more!

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