08 Oct '11, 2am

Author Rita Mae Brown -- LGBT History Month Day 7 | Care2 Causes

Author Rita Mae Brown -- LGBT History Month Day 7 | Care2 Causes

Brown’s interest in political activism began with the black civil rights movement. In 1964, after losing her scholarship at the University of Florida due to her involvement in a rally, Brown was forced to drop out of school. She hitchhiked to New York where she lived in an abandoned car before enrolling at New York University (NYU).

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Activist Dan Choi - LGBT History Month Day 8 | Care2 Causes

Activist Dan Choi - LGBT History Month Day 8 | ...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 5pm

On the surface, Dan Choi’s military career progressed in an exemplary but relatively ordinary way. He graduated from West ...

Supporting New York's Homeless LGBT Youth (VIDEO) | Care2 Causes

Supporting New York's Homeless LGBT Youth (VIDE...

care2.com 07 Oct '11, 8pm

A new video from the Ali Forney Center demonstrates with some startling statistics just how vulnerable New York’s homeless...

Lady Gaga -- LGBT History Month Day 12

Lady Gaga -- LGBT History Month Day 12

care2.com 12 Oct '11, 9pm

When 14-year-old Lady Gaga fan Jamey Rodemeyer took his own life just a few weeks ago because of bullying related to his p...

Poet John Ashbery -- LGBT History Month Day 2 | Care2 Causes

Poet John Ashbery -- LGBT History Month Day 2 |...

care2.com 03 Oct '11, 12am

Ashbery’s career has been marked by controversy. Response to his poetry ranges from praise for his brilliant expressionism...

Athlete Kye Allums - LGBT History Month Day 1

care2.com 02 Oct '11, 12am

i am so proud of him...so strong, sometimes it takes much more strength than people think to assume identity, so i think t...

Poet Langston Hughes - LGBT History Month Day 16 | Care2 Causes

Poet Langston Hughes - LGBT History Month Day 1...

care2.com 17 Oct '11, 4am

I never read the theoretical books of socialism or communism or the Democratic or Republican party for that matter, and so...

Fannie Mae Knew Of Foreclosure Fraud in 2003 | ...

care2.com 05 Oct '11, 3pm

In as early as 2003 mortgage finance giant Fannie Mae knew of extensive abuses in the foreclosure process used by firms it...

Daniel Hernandez Jr. -- LGBT History Month Day 15 | Care2 Causes

Daniel Hernandez Jr. -- LGBT History Month Day ...

care2.com 16 Oct '11, 12am

Today’s LGBT History Month icon is Daniel Hernandez Jr., the University of Arizona student and congressional intern who ca...

Care2 Victory! No More Shark Finning In California! | Care2 Causes

Care2 Victory! No More Shark Finning In Califor...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 12am

Governor Jerry Brown today signed into law Assembly Bill 376 , meaning the sale, possession or distribution of shark fins ...

Why Snow Leopards Need Help | Care2 Causes

Why Snow Leopards Need Help | Care2 Causes

care2.com 07 Oct '11, 8pm

NOTE: This is a guest post from Brad Rutherford. He has been the executive director of the Snow Leopard Trust since 2000 a...

In Haiti, the UN finally pledges protections for LGBT | Care2 Causes

In Haiti, the UN finally pledges protections fo...

care2.com 04 Oct '11, 5am

The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC ) has won an important commitment for Haitian gay and HI...

Steve Jobs Was an Arab American | Care2 Causes

Steve Jobs Was an Arab American | Care2 Causes

care2.com 07 Oct '11, 12am

Written by Shirin Sadeghi for New America Media Abdul Fattah Jandali, a young Syrian Muslim immigrant in Wisconsin, never ...

Hertz Suspends Muslim Employees Over Prayer Breaks | Care2 Causes

Hertz Suspends Muslim Employees Over Prayer Bre...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 4am

A week ago, Hertz Rent-a-Car suspended 34 Muslim employees indefinitely for praying without clocking out. The drivers, who...