Center for Population Research in LGBT Health Holds Annual Convening

by Scout Director, Network for LGBT Health Equity A project of The Fenway Institute in Boston, MA My Non-Sampling Error Experience Ok, I’ve fled from the very exciting Netroots Nation conference to get back to Boston because today and tomorrow mark the 3rd annual convening of one of The Fenway Institute’s other major initiatives, theContinue reading “Center for Population Research in LGBT Health Holds Annual Convening”

Our Common Struggles: the Immigrant and LGBT Equality Movements

by Hale Thompson, Guest Blogger for the Network for LGBT Health Equity at Netroots Nation 2011 LGBT Pre-Conference Connect This afternoon’s ‘Immigration Reform Through A Queer Lens’ session highlighted the intersections of queer and undocumented struggles for civil rights and equality in the U.S. Four remarkable young, queer, undocumented panelists shared their stories of suffering inContinue reading “Our Common Struggles: the Immigrant and LGBT Equality Movements”

Netroots Nation LGBT Netroots Connect Pre-Convention “whats going on in your world”

by Gustavo Torrez Program Manager, Network for LGBT Health Equity A project of The Fenway Institute in Boston, MA Reporting from Netroots National LGBT Pre-Conf, Minneapolis MN Good afternoon from rainy Minneapolis, I hope you all are having a great day wherever you may be. I am sitting with Dr. Scout, and Hale Thompson atContinue reading “Netroots Nation LGBT Netroots Connect Pre-Convention “whats going on in your world””

NETROOTS NATION: LGBT Pre-Conference Connect

by Hale Thompson, Guest Blogger for the Network at NETROOTS NATION 2011 Good afternoon from Minneapolis and the Netroots LGBT Pre-Conference. This morning I had the privilege to hear from a room full of caffeinated LGBT activists, jounalists, and community leaders. Some of the most salient issues our various LGBT communities are facing were offeredContinue reading “NETROOTS NATION: LGBT Pre-Conference Connect”

Introducing Netroots Nation Blogging Scholars!

by Emilia Dunham Program Associate Last week we put out a call for applications for blogging scholarships to the Netroots Nation conference in Minneapolis. We’re pleased to announce two blogging scholars who will be joining Gustavo and Scout in Minneapolis. Read more about the conference on their website: http://www.netrootsnation.org/ Hale Thompson Hale Thompson cut his teethContinue reading “Introducing Netroots Nation Blogging Scholars!”