The Krewe of Yuga was the first gay Carnival club infollowed by the Krewe of Petronius in The Krewe of Yuga disbanded after a police raid on their fifth ball inbut the Krewe of Petronius continued to hold balls. Other krewes formed despite the oppressive atmosphere, such as the Krewes of Amon-Ra, Ganymede, Armeinius, Apollo, Ishtar the first lesbian kreweand Olympus.
Some forums can only be seen by registered members. I have always wanted to visit Louisiana, maybe even live there. However i was concerned about their gay population and tolerence down there, you know with it being the south and all.
Same-sex sexual activity is legal in Louisiana and same-sex marriage has been legal in the state since June Nevertheless, discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity is not banned statewide. In Septembertwo courts, one federal and one state, produced contradictory rulings on the constitutionality of the state's denial of marriage rights to same-sex couples. The U.
Otherwise, the decision will have little immediate impact in the state. Louisiana passed a constitutional amendment in that defines marriage as between one man and one woman and denies the recognition of gay unions. Overall, how serious a problem do you think discrimination against gays and lesbians is in Louisiana — a very serious problem, a somewhat serious problem, not too serious, or not at all serious?
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Thousands gathered for the Houston Pride Parade. Texas is one of the worst states to live in as an LGBT person. So where do LGBT people have it worst? Some of the states on this list will be no-brainers; others might surprise you.
Beth says, Don't leave New Orleans without eating a barbecued shrimp po'boy at Liuzza's at the Track. Calling New Orleans gay-friendly is like saying red beans and rice is a good idea for Monday supper. The city has long been a landing spot for people of all stripes and polka dots — the artistic, expressive and the type that dances to their own drummer.