Justice Reform & the LGBT Community

At our next general membership on January 31, 2018 (flier below), in addition to a discussion on criminal justice, we will be voting on our 2018 Officers and Board. Be sure to join us at 7pm inside St. John's Lutheran Church (155 Milton St.) in Greenpoint.


LID supports censure resolution in response to Trump's latest commentary

Lambda Independent Democrats condemns, in the strongest terms, President Donald Trump’s recent use of profanity to describe Haiti and African nations. As proud Brooklynites, here we stand united with our borough’s diverse leaders and citizens, many of whom have strong familial and cultural ties to these nations. We support the resolution introduced by our friend, Rep. Jerrold Nadler,  which censures and condemns the President for making these inappropriate and racist comments. We call on all members of the Brooklyn delegation to support this resolution.

“It is time for all members of Congress to make a statement against hatred and bigotry,” said LID Co-President Scott Klein. “Now is the time."




LID Endorsements 2017

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Carlos Menchaca Office Opening/Day of Action

Join us for Carlos Menchaca's Office Opening/Day of Action
Saturday, August 5th at 10 am
940 4th Ave Brooklyn NY 11232
Right outside of the 36th street station.
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Eric Gonzalez for Brooklyn DA Campaign Office Grand Opening

Join us at Eric Gonzalez Campaign Office Grand Opening on Saturday, July 22nd from 2pm-6pm

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Upcoming Endorsement Meetings

Please come out for our upcoming endorsement meetings:

May 31, 2017, 7-10 pm. Park Slope Methodist Church, 410 6TH Avenue, corner of 8th Street-City-wide, Borough-wide and Judicial races

and 

June 8, 2017-7-10pm-University Towers Community Room, 122 Ashland Place, corner of Willoughby Street, City Council races.


39th Anniversary Lunch with Lambda

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Please Join LID for our 39th Lunch with Lambda - May 13 at The Commons.

You can learn more about the event and get your ticket and learn more about the event at http://www.lidbrooklyn.org/39lunch.

 


April General Meeting

What to do about the IDC?  

The Independent Democrats in the NY State Senate have stopped bill after progressive bill from moving forward in Albany. At a time when many are relying on NY State to protect civil rights and provide affordable healthcare - how do we ensure that our legislators are listening to us and not partnering with Senate Republicans to stymie progress?

April 13th, at 7 PM

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