LGBT

Howard Fischer/ Capitol Media Services

Anti-discrimination laws do not trump the rights of business owners to refuse to provide services to gays, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled today.

Yuma’s “True Colors”: LGBTQ Pride in Rural Arizona

Jun 1, 2018
Maya Springhawk Robnett / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

Yuma recently celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ Pride event.  And, as KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett reports, the event had a surprisingly large turnout.  Around 900 people came by the event throughout the day…

SB 1062: Religious Freedom or Legalizing Discrimination?

Feb 21, 2014

A controversial bill recently passed the Arizona legislature Thursday.  Proponents of the bill say it will protect religious freedom while opponents are urging Governor Jan Brewer to veto the bill, saying it will legalize discrimination.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett reports…(originally aired 02/21/14).

The Day of Silence at Arizona Western College

Apr 24, 2013
Nick Canaday / Arizona Western College Photo Services

The Day of Silence takes place in schools internationally to spotlight anti-Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender bullying and abuse.  For the 3rd year, students at Arizona Western College took part.  KAWC's Maya Springhawk Robnett reports...(originally aired 04/24/13)