Michael Rajner

  • Broward Activist Confronts Governor Scott

    Broward County human rights activist Michael Rajner confronted Florida Governor Rick Scott this week in Tallahassee over the Governor’s failure to mention the LGBT community in his annual State of the State address.

  • Letter to the Editor: Homophobia is Wrong, But So Is Hypocrisy

    Last week, Gilbert Montalvo from the Broward Log Cabin Republicans went to the media to report on a highly inappropriate Facebook comment made by Captain Ira Goldberg. Goldberg heads up the community outreach team for the Broward Sheriff’s Office where he and his staff must work hard if they genuinely want to engage residents from all communities of people and walks of life to gain trust in one of the largest fully accredited Sheriff's offices in the United States at a time when we continually hear of stories around the nation when law enforcement has violated the rights and trust of minority communities.

  • Mayoral Candidates Criticized for Not Moving Forward On LGBT Ordinance

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    Activist Michael Rajner has accused Fort Lauderdale mayoral candidates Vice Mayor Bruce Roberts and Commissioner Dean Trantalis of not supporting a non-discrimination ordinance to protect LGBT residents.

  • Should Fort Lauderdale Pass a Non-Discrimination Ordinance?

    Activist Michael Rajner is accusing Fort Lauderdale mayoral candidates Vice Mayor Bruce Roberts and Commissioner Dean Trantalis of not supporting a non-discrimination ordinance to protect LGBT residents.

  • Wilton Manors Activist Gets Arrested in D.C. Healthcare Protests

    The morning before he took part in a protest against Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act [ACA], Wilton Manors activist Michael Rajner predicted an arrest was in his near future. “I’m likely getting arrested today,” Rajner wrote in an email to SFGN.