Our August 3 event http://ow.ly/YowH30dHmSv highlights the national nonprofit Rainbow Railroad, an organization that "receives hundreds of requests for help every year from countries where LGBT individuals are open targets of violence." Learn more about their work at https://www.rainbowrailroad.ca/.
Wanted: US ambassadors in Europe The Trump administration’s slow pace in appointing ambassadors, which has left major posts vacant around the world, is hampering the ability to carry out US policy. “Now is a bad time not to have an ambassador in Germany,” the top US Army commander in Europe said. http://www.politico.eu/…/it-hurts-not-having-ambassadors-s…/