These times of crises also serve to expose the fractures and weaknesses within our leadership, the catastrophic consequences of their failures, and the separate and stand-alone crisis of widespread fear, uncertainty and panic that results when we do not trust our leadership.
FORMER CUOMO ADMINSTRATION OFFICIAL & NATIONAL LGBTQ CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER PETER YACOBELLIS TO RUN FOR OFFICE.
Ready to come off of the sidelines, I’m running to represent all Montclair, NJ residents as Councilor-At-Large in the May 12, 2020 election. If elected, I’ll dedicate myself to the responsible evolution of this town.
ACTIVISTS ARE DEMANDING AMAZON'S HELP IN THE FIGHT AGAINST Anti-LGBT LAWS IN TENNESSEE
A group of LGBT activists sent a letter to members of the Glamazons, an LGBTQ+ employee resource group at Amazon, on Monday asking them to pressure company management to fight anti-LGBT laws in Tennessee.
Peter Yacobellis, candidate for Montclair Councilor-at-Large, has released the following statement on Montclair’s recovery from the coronavirus crisis and a 7-point plan outlining COVID-19 recovery priorities at the municipal level.
VICTORY FUND ENDORSES 18 LGBTQ CANDIDATES FOR 2020
Today LGBTQ Victory Fund endorsed 18 more openly LGBTQ candidates for 2020 races. Among the endorsees is Marko Liias, running for Lieutenant Governor of Washington, who was made a Game Changer* candidate and would be the first openly LGBTQ statewide executive elected in Washington.
GARDEN STATE EQUALITY ENDORSES PETER YACOBELLIS FOR MONTCLAIR COUNCIL
A former administration official with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Peter worked to pass marriage equality in New York and ran the administrations’ rent stabilization office and Super Storm Sandy command center.
NJ LGBTQ+ LEADERS ANNOUNCE SUPPORT OF BIDEN CAMPAIGN
A prominent list of LGBTQ+ leaders from across New Jersey have announced their support of Vice President Joe Biden’s Presidential campaign, organized by Joe Forte, member of Biden’s LGBTQ+ Finance Council.