Aarons, 70, a former national correspondent for The Washington Post and founder of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association, dies of heart failure in California after a long battle with cancer.
What does LG stand for?
LG stands for Lesbian and Gay
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
See other definitions of LG
We have 23 other meanings of LG in our Acronym Attic
- Largo (Portuguese postal usage)
- Laser Guided
- Lateral Gastrocnemius (muscles)
- Lawful Good (gaming)
- Left Gaze
- Left Guard (football)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Issues of multiple cultural identities and the intersection of lesbian and gay issues with race and ethnicity are also addressed.
A difficult balancing act The National Association of Catholic Diocesan Lesbian and Gay Ministries (NACDLGM), based in Oakland, California, is a network and resource for individuals, parishes, families, hospitals, and dioceses throughout the country.
City of Sisterly & Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia, 1945- 1972.
with forty-five prominent lesbian and gay community activists, including executives and board members of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, AIDS Action, the Human Rights Campaign, the Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund, the National Black Lesbian and Gay Task Force, and the National Latina/Latino Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Organization.
If you think I exaggerate the shift, consider that as late as 1988, Democratic nominee Michael Dukakis turned down the offer of a $1 million lesbian and gay fund-raising campaign to be organized in part by a gay consultant and long-time left-wing activist, David Mixner.
Whether measured by the pitch of national emotion it stirs, the prominence of the magazine covers it graces, the quantity of congressional hearings it generates, the number of Hollywood B movies it spawns, or the volume of press releases that pour out of newsroom fax machines, the debate over lesbian and gay rights clearly has come of age.