50 results for tag: inclusive

Divine Award Celebration honors, inspires

Nearly 150 community members gathered at Citizens Project's Divine Award Celebration on February 5 to honor the 2013 Divine Award recipient, Sharon Friedman. Photos courtesy of Rob Larimer:

Inclusion Answers Complexity

by Jody Alyn The grief is relentless.  The holiday season and our sense of ourselves have been upended by the slayings at Sandy Hook. The response must not be a pendulum swing.  It must be the end of the cycle. Increasing and unthinkable mass murders, along with some 30,000 additional gun deaths in the U.S. annually, have perhaps finally awakened the nation. Yet the usual finger pointing comes right along with the shock and horror. Gun control advocates, unsurprisingly, want weapons bans and better background checks.  Gun owners, riffing on an old tune, note that spoons are not blamed for obesity so why should guns be blamed for what people ...

How to talk to, with and about the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual & Transgender Communities

Hosted by the Colorado Springs Diversity Forum, featuring Jace Woodrum, Deputy Executive Director ofOne Colorado in partnership with MAP NOV. 16th from 1-3pm Tim Gill Center for Public Media 315 E. Costilla St. Colorado Springs, CO 80903 FREE RSVP TODAY! rsvp@cospdiversityforum.org Learn the terminology to communicate respectfully, learn what is offensive and why, gain an understanding of the inequities faced by individuals in these communities and learn to avoid common communication pitfalls. Dialogue with fellow attendees about the information garnered in the presentation. Flyer