Breaking: MN House Committee Passes Safe Schools Bill
The Minnesota Legislature took one more important step toward enacting stronger bullying and harassment laws today. In the past few weeks, both the Senate and
Education Secretary Pledges to Make Schools Safe for All
Education Secretary Arne Duncan recently met with members of GLSEN about safe schools issues nationwide. The meeting, the first ever between a secretary of education
MN Senators Move Safe Schools Bill Forward!
Minnesota Safe Schools for All One-Sheet Launched! Want more details about the Minnesota Safe Schools for All Bill? Want to download an easy-to-read document that
Crucial Testimony Given in Support of the MN Safe Schools for All Bill
The Minnesota Senate Education Committee held the first hearing on SF 971 today, the Minnesota “Safe Schools for All Bill,” developed by Family Equality Council
Key Vote on MN Safe Schools Bill This Wednesday
Tell the MN Senate Education Committee to Ensure Safe Schools! Wednesday hearing will determine path for safe schools bill moving forward Click here to share this important
UPDATE: Safe Schools for All Bill Introduced in MN House, Action Tool Launched
Last week we shared with you the introduction of Minnesota’s “Safe Schools for All” Bill in the State Senate. Today, we’re excited to announce that
BREAKING: MN Safe Schools for All Bill Introduced!
Today, Minnesota State Senators Dibble, Wiger, Rummel and Saxhaug introduced S.F. No. 971, the “Safe Schools for All” bill developed by Rainbow Families, the Midwest
Largest MN School District Removes Anti-Gay Policy
Anoka-Hennepin, the largest school district in Minnesota, has removed its 1995 policy stating that homosexuality should not be taught as a normal, valid lifestyle. In
Largest LGBT Family Conference Taking Registrations!
Registration is now open for the 14th Annual Rainbow Families Conference! Early bird rates apply through February 13, 2009. Special rates are available for E-12
LGBT Families ARE Scary!
The Rainbow Families Halloween Dance is an annual tradition for LGBT families to get together for a “spook-tacular” event. The event is held at a
Hello? Is this California? Hey, it’s Boston Calling!
For the past three weeks, Family Equality Council staff have been on the phones to secure marriage in CA, calling from our Boston and St.
This Just In: Family Equality Council and Rainbow Families Join Together!
It’s official. Both boards have voted and the work has been done. Over the next few months, Family Equality Council and Rainbow Families of Minnesota