For this list the word gay refers to everyone
in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
Use the word spouse or
partner instead of wife or husband.
Stop by your gay neighbors
house and borrow a ladder or cup of sugar.
Ask if organizations you
support include non-discrimination policies in their mission statements.
Support gay-owned and gay-friendly
Let your friends, family
and co-workers know that you find gay jokes offensive.
Go see a film at the
Let your children spend
time with classmates from gay families by inviting their kids
over to play.
Encourage your company
to adopt domestic partner benefits for employees.
Identify yourself as a straight
ally to the gay community.
Locally support these
efforts by getting involved with the Cream
to support these efforts.
Learn more about these
topics at: GLAAD
– Straight for Equality Campaign
Visit the Shall
Not Be Recognized Photography Show
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