Marriage Equality and the Knife in our Backs

April 5, 2013

No, I will never say that progress is being made. If you stick a knife in my back nine inches and pull it out six inches, there’s no progress. If you pull it all the way out, that’s not progress. The progress is healing the wound that the blow made, and they haven’t even begun to pull the knife out. They won’t even recognize that the knife
is there.
— Malcolm X […]

Minding Your Health – Does Marriage Make Us Healthier?

April 5, 2013

As prejudicial laws such as DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act – the 1996 federal law mandating that a marriage must be between one man and one woman) and Prop 8 (California’s ban on gay marriages, approved by voters in 2008) are now being considered by the U.S. Supreme Court, let’s look at what we know about marriage and health. […]

AIDS Walk Dollars Also Fund Community Grants

April 5, 2013

When walkers, volunteers, loved ones and community members gather April 27 in Theis Park for AIDS Walk Kansas City, they’ll be part of the central event in a suite of events that raise money for the AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City (ASF). Satellite events include Mosaic Art Project, AIDS Walk Open, Party with a Purpose, and more. […]

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