Copy
Your ticket to support LGBT rights abroad & celebrate 25 years!
View issue #58 in your browser
Share
Tweet
+1
Share
Forward
Kentucky Clerk Evokes "God's Authority"

GAYography

LGBT World News, Travel 
& Advocacy

Made possible by gAytlas TravelGo to www.gAytlas.com
All the Gay News That's Fit to Link
Morning <<First Name>>! I hope you enjoy this week's GAYography news brief! You can still Forward this email & sign up new readers to receive 1 year subscription to Man About World - the world's best LGBT digital travel magazine - not only for men.
Share
Tweet
+1
Share
Forward
Subbi Nahas, Syrian Refugee & Jessica Stern, IGLHRC
Sam Brinton - an LGBT advocate, conversion therapy survivor & nuclear reactor expert (!) - exposes the real ramifications of last week's federal raid on Rentboy.com. You can also join today's protest at US District Court against this violation of civil liberties and waste of taxpayer dollars. 
New York Harbor Cruise for Global LGBT rights
The International LGBT event of the decade! Celebrate the 25th anniversary for the Int'l Gay & Lesbian Human Rights Commission on a New York Harbor cruise with new honorary hosts, Fun Home author Alison Bechdel & journalist Ed Williams. Join on Facebook!
Southern Decadence
If you're not already heating it up at Burning Man (or getting arrested!), join me in New Orleans for Southern Decadence. Also, it's Pride this weekend in Duluth-Superior - a great Labor Day getaway in Minnesota! Or go even further north to Calgary

Female world news reporter  World News

Neo-Nazis attacked an LGBT center in Ukraine - and nearly killed an activist.

A transgender woman could become the first openly LGBT member of the Colombian National Assembly.

Uganda Parliament discussed passing an NGO regulation bill, which would further marginalize the ability of LGBT - and other groups - to organize.

US TV continues to be more LGBT friendly - GLAAD gave high marks to ABC Family & Fox - yet diversity still is a challenge for most networks.

  Travel

One of New Orleans' most popular LGBT bars burned down before the party even started this weekend.

It's confirmed - Spain is truly the most gay-friendly place in Europe, at least according to tourism dollars; the LGBT crowd apparently spends $6.8 billion!

Hoping to travel around Europe on a budget - Globetrotter Girls explains exactly how to do it with the best websites and tricks!

Traveling to Portugal soon? Enjoy Two Bad Tourists guide to Lisbon


Al & Chuck Tours will hold one of the first gay cruises to Cuba for US passengers, departing from Montego Bay, Jamaica Jan 15.

Singapore has openly announced the end of the HIV travel ban - but people known to be living with HIV can only visit on short term visas.

Champagne Icon  Events

NYC. Today join civil liberties activists and others for a protest against the Rentboy.com raid at US District Court in Brooklyn.

NYC. Come meet the Director of Equality Myanmar and enjoy the screening of This Kind of Love, a documentary about the return of this activist to Myanmar at the NYC Center on Tuesday.

DC/Richmond. Enjoy one of the best theme-park LGBT parties at Pride Day at Kings Dominion this year on Sept 5.


New Orleans. Anyone headed to Southern Decadence this year? I'll be there Saturday - and it's my first time for this wild weekend.

Upcoming! London. March in solidarity with refugees - join thousands of people at the Marble Arch next Saturday, Sept 12.

Upcoming! NYC. Come out and network at the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce in NYC at their monthly M3, where IGLHRC will be in the "spotlight" on Sept 16.

Upcoming! NYC. The International LGBT event of the decade - the International Gay & Lesbian Human Rights Commission celebrates 25 years with a New York Harbor hybrid yacht cruise September 28th!

Upcoming! NYC. The Tectonic Theater Project is holding a benefit reading of Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde after the production was cancelled in Russia.

  Featured Trips

NEW!! $400 Discount Gay Italy, from Caesar to Michelangelo & Beyond, October 9-18. 
Oscar Wilde Tours: Learn about Italy's fascinating LGBT history, while experiencing its (super gay) artistic heritage and fab cuisine. Led by gay historian Dr. Andrew Lear, with local guides from Quiiky, Italy's only LGBT travel agency. Mention 'Gayography' to get $400 off.

Costa Rica, Cartagena  the Panama Canal Cruise - Brand G - December 2-11, 2015
Join Brand G Vacations for a 10-day adventure starting in the charming old world city of Cartagena, Colombia and featuring the best of Central America including a daytime passage through the Panama Canal and several stunningly beautiful destinations in Costa Rica. Free Airfare from US cities, complimentary open bar & excursions & included port charges!
Share
Tweet
Forward
+1
Share

Share this week's GAYography brief!


Help spread gay travel news, promote LGBT awareness and share discounts and deals with your friends.

You'll receive a free 1 year subscription to Man About World for forwarding this email (copy gayographer@gaytlas.com). Check out the world's best online gay travel magazine!

Pass it on!
Visit me on FB
Visit me on FB
Follow me!
Follow me!
Email Feedback
Email Feedback
gAytlas.com
gAytlas.com
Insta! Gay
Insta! Gay
Copyright © 2015 gAytlas.com, All rights reserved.


unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences 

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp
Share
Tweet
Forward
+1
Share