"Palmam Qui Meruit Ferat" (Latin) (Direct English translation: "Let him who earns it bear the palm" School translation: "Honor to one who earns it" (taken from British Royal Navy Lord Admiral Horatio Nelson, famous victor at the sea Battle of Trafalgar in 1805, against Napoleon's French navy in the Napoleonic Wars) Established and authorized by resolution in March 1839 by the Baltimore City Council, signed / approved by the 10th Mayor, Sheppard C.Leakin (1838-1840), and opened in October 1839 as "The High School", "City" is the third oldest active public high school in the US.This was at the former Rembrandt Peale museum, built 1812 as the first building constructed for use as a museum in the Western Hemisphere and acquired by the city government in 1830 for the few municipal offices then existing including two City Council chambers - later the site for the first public school for young African-Americans (then called "colored schools") in the late 1870s.Then it later served from 1931-1997 as a city history museum).CHARLEY SHIVELY, one of the pivotal figures in the gay liberation movement, died Friday, October 6th at the Cambridge Rehabilitation and Nursing Home, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. When the “Me Too” campaign took off shortly after, with countless survivors of sexual harassment, abuse, and violence posting “me too” on social media, I again wished that I was shocked, either by the number of posts or the fact that I personally know so many survivors. This month the drama continues to run amok in the Garden State as “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” (“RHONJ”) premiers Wednesday, October 4th on Bravo.
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What isn't so relieving, however, is that the United States was one of the nations to vote against the measure.
The United States was joined in its no vote by Bangladesh, Botswana, Burundi, China, Japan, Qatar, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Iraq, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, which currently maintains a death penalty for the crime of sodomy.
Belgium, Benin, Costa Rica, France, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, and Switzerland brought the ban forward, each of these countries having made LGBTQ rights a high priority in their legal initiatives.
The revived “Will & Grace” television comedy has some pithy things to say about ageing as gay men and our need to create families where we find them.
From venom-infused over-the-top arguments to bawdy brawls, these ladies will take fans on quite the rollercoaster ride.