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Tips for Organizations

Alison Aubrecht of the Facundo Element offers some great tips and things to be mindful of for those who lead and participate in organizations. In ASL with subtitles.

Deaf Parents Support Their Daughter’s Right to Marry

Blast from the Past

On October 29, 2008, Samuel and Patricia Yates’ daughter, Noreen, legally married her same-sex partner, Lisa Marie in San Francisco. This is how they felt about it.

I Support My Sister’s Right to Love

Blast from the Past

Maureen Yates Burns shares her thoughts on her sister’s same-sex marriage. This was shot shortly after her sister, Noreen, married her partner Lisa Marie on October 29, 2008.

Google Supports Marriage Equality

This November, there are 4 states with marriage referendums on the ballot. Google employees show their support for marriage equality and urge you to add your voice, too. Closed Captioned.

It Gets Better in ASL: Phi Kappa Zeta Sorority

This video was produced by the Collegiate Phi Kappa Zeta Sorority Sisters at Gallaudet University.

DeafQueers & Allies Against H8

Check out the DeafQueers & Allies Against H8 photo gallery!  If you participated in a NoH8 photo shoot, send us your photo and we’ll include it.  Non-official campaign photos (photos you took yourself) are welcome.  Email them to us at

Want to participate in an official NoH8 photo shoot? Head over to the NoH8 Campaign website for information on upcoming photo shoot locations.



A Love Letter

Don’t you wish you had a boyfriend like this?

Deaf Trans Folks and Allies at the SF Trans March

Deaf Trans Folks and Allies at the SF Trans March

Deaf and hearing trans folks and their allies gathered together at Dolores Park in San Francisco on June 24, 2012, for the annual San Francisco Trans March.  “Trans Generations: Define Your Moment” was this year’s team.