Detroit mourns the death of Aretha Franklin

    EFE Washington – Detroit paid its last respects to Aretha Franklin this Friday with heart-wrenching cries, soul-music psalms and a funeral attended by notables from the worlds of politics and music. The 76-year-old Queen of Soul died Aug. 16 at her home in the Motor City after a battle...
  • HRC Mourns the Death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

    WASHINGTON, DC — The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, released the following statement upon news of the death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on Tuesday December 11th, 2017. “We are deeply saddened by the sudden passing of...