gay rights http://ijpr.org en Marriage Campaign Ramps Up In Oregon http://ijpr.org/post/marriage-campaign-ramps-oregon <p></p><p>Oregon voted to enshrine marriage in the state constitution as a one man/one woman transaction nearly ten years ago.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>With the tide of public opinion changing, a campaign is mounting to reverse that earlier vote.&nbsp; The <a href="http://www.oregonunitedformarriage.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Oregon United for Marriage Campaign </strong></a>wants to broaden the definition to include either two men or two women. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 18:10:20 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 7914 at http://ijpr.org Marriage Campaign Ramps Up In Oregon Putting The Brakes On Bullying Of LGBT Students http://ijpr.org/post/putting-brakes-bullying-lgbt-students <p></p><p>Kids don't need much of a reason to pick on each other, but the concern heightens when teasing turns to bullying.&nbsp; A number of programs work to ease bullying in schools, including several programs of the <a href="http://www.lotusrisingproject.org/lrp/" target="_blank"><strong>Lotus Rising Project, </strong></a>which seeks to make life better for lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender (LGBT) people in Southern Oregon.</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 02:59:35 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 225 at http://ijpr.org Putting The Brakes On Bullying Of LGBT Students