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Created by dipity on Mar 11, 2010
Last updated: 11/10/10 at 11:32 AM
HypeScience - A ciência é a grande estrela do mundo realAs 6 mais bizarras histórias de formaturaHypeScience - A ciência é a grande estrela do mundo realTudo porque Constance McMillen, de 18 anos, pediu para usar um terno e para levar sua namorada no baile. Depois a escola mandou um memorando que proibia que ...
GaelickBeLonG To Gay Prom 2010!GaelickWe've all heard the story of Constance McMillen in America who was told she couldn't attend her prom if she brought her girlfriend. ...
Take Her Girlfriend to Prom-Constance in SeattleMyNorthwest.comConstance McMillen, the Mississippi high school student that gained national attention fighting for her right to attend prom in a tuxedo ...
...Are things getting any easier? KUOW's Steve Scher talks with a panel of queer youth, including Constance McMillen. Constance McMillen will be the special guest at the ACLU's 75th birthday party tonight from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Cal Anderson Park...
ACLU-WA Birthday PartyCHS Capitol Hill Seattle... 1635 11th Ave between Pine St. and Olive St., Seattle Join us with special guest Constance McMillen to celebrate 75 years of protecting civil liberties, ...and more »
People WatchDistrict AdministrationConstance McMillen will be paid $35000 plus attorney fees to settle her lawsuit, filed by the American Civil Liberties Union, against Itawamba County (Miss. ...
...Sturgis' dispute with the Copiah County School District started in 2009, well before a student in another district, Constance McMillen, launched her fight to wear a tuxedo and take a same-sex date to her prom. On Tuesday, the American Civil Liberties Union...
This is a follow up video from my first Constance video.
Henry Rollins talks about Mississippi, Constance McMillen, Itawamba Agricultural High, prom, homophobia, etc.
American Family Association Attacks Constance McMillen SettlementLez Get Real... is upset that Itwamba County School District caved to a lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of Constance McMillen. ...
SalonProtest at megachurch that backs "Kill the gays" pastorSalonConstance McMillen, 18, said the victory came at the price of her being shunned in her small hometown of Fulton. "I knew it was a good cause, but sometimes ...and more »
SX News (blog)Damages awarded in lesbian prom caseSX News (blog)The American Civil Liberties Union has succeeded in its human rights case against the Mississippi school that refused to allow teenager, Constance McMillen, ...
Labor Post C-Sections OK; Gore Accused AgainWomen's eNewsItawamba County school district in Mississippi agreed on July 20 to pay high school student Constance McMillen over $35000 in damages as a result of her ...and more »
So-called lesbian, Constance McMillen, attacks fundamental morals of American society.
Palm Beach Post (blog)Does lesbian prom protester deserve $35000?Palm Beach Post (blog)School district officials canceled the event at Itawamba Agricultural High School rather than let Constance McMillen attend with her lesbian girlfriend. ...National News BriefsGay and Lesbian Timesall 13 news articles »
CBC.caAFA: School Capitulated To 'Evil' In Gay Teen Constance McMillen CaseOn Top Magazine... group American Family Association (AFA) has called a Mississippi school's settlement with gay teen Constance McMillen a capitulation to “evil. ...Mississippi school pays damages to lesbian teen over prom disputeCNNMississippi district to pay $35K to settle lesbian's suit over canceled promUSA TodayLesbian teen accepts Miss. school district's offerThe Associated PressChange.org (blog) -Tonic -Leagle.comall 583 news articles »
Constance McMillen to get 35k? Should she get to go to the prom? Yes. Should she get 35K for being but hurt about not being able to go? ABSOLUTELY NOT. In a time in which the economy is in dire straights we want our 35K for our rights being violated on a daily basis. I am sure this money will be squandered on a new Escalade or something equally as stupid.
... Openly gay Mississippi teen Constance McMillen and the ACLU have triumphed in their lawsuit against the school district that conspired to exclude her from her senior prom. Constance McMillen will be paid $35,000 plus attorney fees to settle her lawsuit accusing...
Joe. My. God.
...group says. UPI reports the American Civil Liberties Union said the Itawamba School District also agreed to pay Constance McMillen $35,000 in damages and to pay legal fees. The school not only canceled the official prom at Itawamba Area High School, they...
The Post Chronicle
MiamiHerald.comMississippi school pays damages to lesbian teen over prom disputeCNNBy the CNN Wire Staff The ACLU sued a Mississippi school district on behalf of Constance McMillen, a lesbian who wanted to attend the prom. ...Mississippi district to pay $35K to settle lesbian's suit over canceled promUSA TodayMcMillen to get damages from Itawamba prom lawsuitLeagle.comGay Teen Constance McMillen Wins Court CaseTonicThe Associated Press -BBC News -EDGE Bostonall 337 news articles »
The FriskyToday's Lady News: “Family Guy” Abortion Episode Will Finally Air — On DVDThe Frisky[Los Angeles Times] Lesbian teen Constance McMillen's high school has agreed to have a judgment entered against it in court regarding a lawsuit over the ...and more »
...McMillen has agreed to settle with the Mississippi school district that refused to allow her to attend her school prom with her girlfriend. Itawamba County School District officials have agreed to pay the teen $35,000 in damages plus attorneys' fees and adopt...
On Top Magazine
...ago I wrote that the Itawamba County School Board, which cancelled its prom this spring rather than allow lesbian senior Constance McMillen to attend in a tux with her girlfriend, was an anomaly in the South. When the ACLU sent the board a complaint letter...
Unemployment vote...Manchin to run...Settlement in lesbian prom case9&10 NewsConstance McMillen would get $35000, plus attorney's fees. As part of the agreement, the school district says it will follow a policy not to discriminate ...and more »
Care2.com (blog)Teen Kicked Out of Home for Gay Prom Date Launches Project LifeVest to Help ...Care2.com (blog)When this story surfaced in April of this year it came amid the Constance McMillen prom debacle. As many readers will be aware, Constance has gone on to ...and more »
KPBSLesbian Mississippi Teen Marshal At Local Gay PrideKGTV San DiegoNearly 200000 people attended San Diego's largest civic event including Constance McMillen, who made national headlines when she sued her high school for ...San Diego's 36th Annual Gay Pride Parade Attracts Huge CrowdsSan Diego Entertainer Magazine (blog)Pride: Celebrating a battle still not wonSan Diego Union Tribuneall 34 news articles »
Constance McMillen tells the story of her fight to be her girlfriend to prom, and the struggle be herself in small town America. This video is part of "Prom Stories: Facing Discrimination, Overcoming Barriers," a multigenerational retrospective commissioned by the ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Valley, More videos can be found at aclusandiego.org Produced by Justin Hudnall.
Teen Banned From Prom To Appear At SD Pride FestivalKGTV San DiegoWhen 10News spoke to Constance McMillen, she proudly showed her shirt which displayed a message against Proposition 8. "It's really hurtful. ...and more »
San Diego Gay & Lesbian NewsVIDEO: Lady Gaga has message for Constance McMillenSan Diego Gay & Lesbian NewsThe event was a benefit for Constance McMillen and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). "All Love, All Woodstock" was the brainchild of Woodstock ...Gaga Sends Constance McMillen a Message, Is 'Even More Concerned' About ...QS (blog)all 3 news articles »
25 June 2010 Message for Constance McMillen, the 18-year-old Mississippian who was discriminated against by her school for wanting to bring her girlfriend to her prom.Was played at the All Love, All Woodstock benefit that raised money to go to Constance's college fund
TonicIf You're Constance McMillen, Life Just Keeps Getting BetterTonicConstance McMillen In March, the world met a brave high school senior who simply wanted to go to the prom — with her girlfriend. ...Local ACLU To Host Event For Lesbian Teen Barred From PromKGTV San Diegoall 3 news articles »
Billboard Magazine's #1 Dance Song "Push 'n' Pull" by Sylvia Tosun Live Benefit Performance for the ACLU and Constance McMillen Dancers- Jac-Louis Snyman, Jonathan Pignataro, Kelsey Fuhrman, Jaclyn Cortez
40th Anniversary Gay Pride Parade. Score: Itawamba: 1 - Constance McMillen: 100 Game, set & match! "The Gay" is highly contagious. When in NYC, don't drink the water. Or do. Depending on just how much fun you are looking to have.
Constance McMillen, "ALL LOVE ALL WOODSTOCK" Friday, June 25, 2010, at the Bearsville Theater Woodstock, NY 12498
On Top MagazineConstance McMillen, Dan Choi, Judy Shepard Helm NY PrideOn Top MagazineConstance McMillen, Lt. Dan Choi and Judy Shepard will share grand marshaling responsibilities in Sunday's New York City gay pride ...
Lesbian Miss. teen is marshal at NYC Pride MarchThe Associated PressNEW YORK — Constance McMillen said she considered backing down when school officials canceled prom after she asked if she could bring her girlfriend. ...Lesbian Miss. teen is marshal at NYC Pride MarchThe Associated PressWoodstock is all love for wronged teenager (video)Kingston Daily FreemanRonnie Spector Supports Teen Involved in Same-Sex Prom Date ControversySpinnerPR-inside.com (press release)all 203 news articles »
Constance McMillen's Mississippi high school canceled her prom rather than let her take her girlfriend. Help make sure that this never happens again! Contact your members of Congress and ask them to support the Student Non-Discrimination Act. www.aclu.org/snda
As seen on The Ellen Degeneres Show. Constance McMillen from Mississippi wanted to bring her girlfriend to the high school prom. Rather than allow it, her high school decided to completely cancel the prom for everyone. Now Constance is making headlines for fighting for her rights, and Ellen invited her to the show to tell her inspiring story. Ellen even gave her a huge surprise.
As seen on The Ellen Degeneres Show. Constance McMillen from Mississippi wanted to bring her girlfriend to the high school prom. Rather than allow it, her high school decided to completely cancel the prom for everyone. Now Constance is making headlines for fighting for her rights, and Ellen invited her to the show to tell her inspiring story. Ellen even gave her a huge surprise. - Visit the HRC (Human Rights Campaign) website to see how you can get involved in the fight for equality. Everyone can contribute in one way or another, wether you voice your opinion on important equality issues or make a contribution to the organization, your involvement means everything! www.hrc.org Be the change!
Constance McMillen from Mississippi wanted to bring her girlfriend to the high school prom. Rather than allow it, her high school decided to completely cancel the prom for everyone. Now Constance is making headlines for fighting for her rights, and Ellen invited her to the show to tell her inspiring story. Ellen even gave her a huge surprise.
Constance McMillen presents Pfizer with the Corporate Role Model Award at GLSEN's seventh annual Respect Awards - New York.
NCLR invited Constance McMillen to celebrate their 33rd Year anniversary- and Lezgetreal was invited to interview her. Melanie Nathan interviews Constance at the annual event Party known for many years as the "Lesbian prom."
Mississippi Women Talking - Constance McMillen's informal interview with Dr. Betty Sullivan of "Betty's List" at the Bellevue Club in Oakland, Friday, April 30th. Escorted directly from SFO by Dykes on Bikes, Constance spoke with Dr. Betty Sullivan of "Betty's List"(www.bettyslist.com) about her experiences, her family and her new role as an LGBT advocate. (Video by Jai Jai Noire, Digital Cinematography)
She is, in the totally best way possible. -m
Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney RJ Manuelian discusses Civil Rights and rights pertaining to homosexuals. RJ analyzes legal standards to be used in order to determine whether there is a civil rights violation for Constance McMillen who was refused permission to bring her girlfriend as a date, and to wear a tuxedo, to the Itawamba County Agricultural High School prom. As a result of a lawsuit brought against the school, the school canceled the prom and encouraged parents to organize a private prom. The parents organized a private prom, but canceled it. A second private prom was organized and represented to be the official prom. Meanwhile, parents organized a secret prom to which McMillen was not invited and which most of the student body attended.
glaad.org - Mississippi teen Constance McMillen at the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on April 17, 2010. Constance McMillen presented the Stephen F. Kolzak Award to Wanda Sykes at the event. For more information about GLAAD's work, please visit www.glaad.org, http and twitter.com
glaad.org - Wanda Sykes accepts the Stephen F. Kolzak Award from Constance McMillen at the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on April 17, 2010. For more information about GLAAD's work, please visit www.glaad.org, http and twitter.com
there's a lesson to be learned here..........
Constance McMillen -- the Mississippi high school student who wanted to invite her girlfriend to prom -- presented an award to Wanda Sykes at the GLAAD Awards Saturday night, April 17. She's going to attend LA Pride and will be the Grand Marshall at the New York City Pride.