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GLSEN Statement on SCOTUS’ Decision to Decline to Hear Case of Trans Student Gavin Grimm

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear the case of transgender student Gavin Grimm, sending the case back to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. GLSEN Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, issued the following statement in response. “The Supreme Court has missed an opportunity to end the painful discrimination currently faced […]

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The Muny Season Tickets Now Available

The Muny announced today that season tickets for The Muny’s 2017 summer season will be available for purchase beginning at 9am Monday, March 6. Tickets can be purchased online at www.muny.org, by phone (314) 534 – 1111 or in person at The Muny Box Office, open 9am – 5pm, Monday throughFriday. The Muny celebrates its […]

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Music Record Shop to Open in New Location at .ZACK in Grand Center on March 11

Music Record Shop is now open for business in its new location at the .ZACK, a multi-use development in the recently-renovated historic Cadillac Building located at 3224 Locust Street in Midtown. The public is invited to a grand opening celebration on Saturday, March 11 from 2-5 p.m., including food, drink, DJs and giveaways all afternoon. […]

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Briefs Producers to Raise Money for Muslim and Immigrant Organizations

That Uppity Theatre Company and the Vital VOICE are both known as advocates for inclusion and for using their organizations as platforms to promote diversity. Last year, at Briefs: A Festival of Short LGBTQ Plays, they raised and contributed to make a joint donation of approximately $1,000 to Metro Trans Umbrella Group. MTUG provides services and support to […]

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St. Louis City Treasurer Tishaura O. Jones Pushes SSM Healthcare to Follow Through on Promises to Workers

Today, St. Louis City Treasurer Tishaura O. Jones, local workers, and members of the St. Louis Workers Rights Board of Missouri Jobs with Justice joined together to demand SSM Healthcare Saint Louis University Hospital, follow through on their promises to raise its minimum wage for all workers to $11 immediately, including those under contract to […]

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Civil and Human Rights Community Condemns Rescission of Title IX Guidance Clarifying Protections for Transgender Students

Today, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, the National Center for Transgender Equality, GLSEN, the National Women’s Law Center, the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., the American Civil Liberties Union, the Human Rights Campaign, and MALDEF issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s rescission of Title IX guidance, […]

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GMHC Statement in Response to Trump Administration’s Repeal of Transgender Bathroom Protections

The Gay Men’s Health Crisis released the following statement after the Trump administration chose to repeal protections put in place by the Obama administration to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice. STATEMENT BY GMHC CEO KELSEY LOUIE: “The unacceptable repeal of vital transgender protections in public schools by the Trump administration restricts […]

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Gamlin Restaurant Group Gives Back to Shriners Hospital and Forest Park Forever

Lucas and Derek Gamlin, Proprietors of Gamlin Restaurant Group (GRG) presented donations totaling $1,874 to two local charities. Sub Zero Vodka Bar and Gamlin Whiskey House each hosted GRG Gives Back Days in January, where 15% of the total sales from the day were donated back to Forest Park Forever and Shriners Hospital for Children. Shriner’s Hospital […]

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