marriage equality http://kalw.org en The Gay Mayor Of Salt Lake City http://kalw.org/post/gay-mayor-salt-lake-city <pre style="line-height: normal; font-size: 9pt;"> </pre> <p><tt>&nbsp;&nbsp;</tt></p><p><tt>Troy Williams is known as "the gay mayor" of Salt Lake City. He is an award-winning broadcaster, host of KRCL's "Radioactive" there. He has been at the forefront of the fight for marriage equality in a red state dominated by the Mormon church. He has news from that front, plus excerpts of his interview with feminist Kate Kelly, who made headlines June 23rd when she was ex-communicated by the Mormon church. &nbsp;</tt></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:20:25 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 46739 at http://kalw.org The Gay Mayor Of Salt Lake City Supreme Marital Status: Ask the experts on live call-in http://kalw.org/post/supreme-marital-status-ask-experts-live-call <div style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: times new roman, new york, times, serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; background-color: transparent;" id="yui_3_7_2_1_1372344173492_4228">Got a queer itch to hitch? On this hour-long call-in edition of Out in the Bay, analysis and reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court's decisions in the Proposition 8 and Defense of Marriage Act cases. What are the next political steps, and how will the rulings affect our lives on a practical basis? Join host Eric Jansen and his legal, financial and political&nbsp;expert guests for answers to your questions.&nbsp;Should you, or should you not tie the knot? Even with the Supreme Court's historic rulings, how are same-sex couples still legally different from hetero couples? Arm yourself with knowledge on this week's Out in the Bay. Thu, 27 Jun 2013 15:21:52 +0000 Eric Jansen 29367 at http://kalw.org Supreme Marital Status: Ask the experts on live call-in Today on Your Call: How has the focus on marriage affected the LGBT movement? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-has-focus-marriage-affected-lgbt-movement <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-23453146-8360-a787-e93f-2afce64ad3d4"><span style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial; WHITE-SPACE: pre-wrap; COLOR: rgb(69,69,69); FONT-SIZE: 16px; VERTICAL-ALIGN: baseline">&nbsp;</span></span></p><p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 29346 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How has the focus on marriage affected the LGBT movement? Queer Life in Israel: Update from legal expert Frederick Hertz http://kalw.org/post/queer-life-israel-update-legal-expert-frederick-hertz <DIV class=card-content> <DIV class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "> <DIV class=field-items> <DIV class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <P><STRONG>Gay Life in Israel.</STRONG>&nbsp; <EM>Out in the Bay</EM> host Eric Jansen speaks with attorney Frederick Hertz about the current state of&nbsp;queer life and same-sex legal issues in Israel, where&nbsp;Hertz spent the first half of this year teaching Israeli&nbsp;law students about U.S. Thu, 23 Aug 2012 21:13:29 +0000 Eric Jansen 15608 at http://kalw.org Taxing Topic: DOMA hits same-sex couples right in the assets! http://kalw.org/post/taxing-topic-doma-hits-same-sex-couples-right-assets <p>Inequality hits LGBT people right in the assets. Remember all the hype about the &ldquo;marriage penalty&rdquo;?&nbsp;&nbsp; Actually, most of the penalties come if you can<em>not</em> marry. Legal inequities -- especially the federal Defense of Marriage Act -- allow or even require discrimination in taxes, pensions, health care, real estate and much more. At this taxing time of year, financial advisor Mark Grace (photo 2) and estate planning attorney Susan von Herrmann (photo 2) fill us in on the extra steps queer people must take to protect themselves and their families financially. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 08:53:41 +0000 Eric Jansen 8277 at http://kalw.org Taxing Topic: DOMA hits same-sex couples right in the assets!