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LGBTQ ordinance challenged by churches in Wisconsin

GREEN BAY — Five churches and a Christian radio station are suing De Pere, Wisc., saying a recently LGBTQ rights ordinance should not apply to them. From Courthouse News Service: The Green Bay suburb was sued Thursday in Brown County Circuit Court by Hope Lutheran Church, Crosspoint Church, Destiny Church, St. Mark Lutheran Church, Christ…

Mr. Wisconsin Leather organization responds to Instigator column

MADISON — The Mr. Wisconsin Leather contest (MRWL) has responded to a recent opinion piece by former MRWL titleholder Pup Chomper. Chomper had written an opinion piece published in Instigator Magazine that stated “playing the victim card” was weakening the leather community and driving people away. The column, which got attention just after the recent Mid-Atlantic…

‘Wisconsin Businesses for Equality’ launches to support transgender equality legislation

MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce and Fair Wisconsin proudly announced the formation of Wisconsin Businesses for Equality, a coalition committed to updating Wisconsin’s non-discrimination law to protect our transgender community. Founding members include Froedtert Health, Kohler Co., ManpowerGroup, Milwaukee Bucks and UW Health. “We believe it’s time to update and modernize our…

SWIPE-Madison – Sexuality – Nov. 26

MADISON, Wisc. — Southern Wisconsin Power Exchange (SWIPE) is an all-encompassing group which exists to support and enhance the Master/slave and Dominant/submissive lifestyle. Meetings are meant to be open, honest discussions, coming together as equals, communicating without fear, and are relationship-based. Solos, couples, poly, whatever your dynamic is, feel free to join us. Our focus is…

SWIPE-Waukesha – Fear – Oct. 22

WAUKESHA — There are 5 Sunday’s in October. We meet on the 4th Sunday – Oct 22nd at 6:30pm. SWIPE-Waukesha’s October meeting topic is: Fear What are you afraid of? Is fear stopping you from moving forward in your relationship? Is fear stopping you from having a relationship? Is fear keeping you from communicating openly…