Welcome to DANSAThe Direct Action Network of San Antonio has been created by a coalition of concerned LGBT activists to empower and enrich the lives of LGBT people by holding governments and businesses accountable for discriminatory policies and practices.
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The Community Meeting that was being planned by the Direct Action Network of San Antonio has been cancelled because we have not been able to find a venue for the meeting. The event would have been tomorrow evening, April 15. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please stay updated with us in the event that we [...]
From the Facebook page:
DANSA is going to have its first community meeting! We need to get the whole San Antonio community involved in activism and hear what everyone would like to see pushed. What issues have you seen in the community regarding discrimination, inclusivity, fairness, equality? What are you passionate about? Do you want to [...]
This Valentine’s Day, like every Valentine’s Day, Bexar County will hold free mass wedding ceremonies on the steps of the Bexar County Courthouse. This Valentine’s Day, like every Valentine’s Day, same-sex couples will be excluded from the ceremony and from the benefits of legal marriage in Texas.
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Please join us for a peaceful and [...]
As many of you may already know, San Antonio City Manager Sheryl Sculley has included provision for domestic partner benefits in the City of San Antonio’s budget. While providing affordable healthcare to employees and their families should not be controversial, there has been extreme and vocal opposition to the proposal operating under the guise of [...]
The Direct Action Network of San Antonio is pleased to stand in solidarity with our brothers and sisters who are overworked, underpaid, abused and exploited. On Thursday, July 21st between 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. we will join Hyatt workers who are no longer content with suffering in silence to demand Hyatt lead the way [...]
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By John Dean Domingue, Organizer for DANSA
The strength and passion behind the movement for equality build daily, especially here in San Antonio, where queer groups along with other organizations have started building coalitions to communicate and organize together for equality and justice. Because of these networks, we have the power to rise up from the [...]
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sidewalk in front of Fredericksburg Rd. location of Luby’s Restaurant
4541 Fredericksburg Rd., San Antonio, TX
DANSA is calling the “Rally for Resignation,” a community action directed at Dan Ramos, who has refused to resign from his position in the Bexar County Democratic Party after sustained and [...]
Thursday, March 17, 2011 @ 6 p.m.
Granada Homes Building
111 Villita Street
San Antonio, Texas
Sidewalk Protest to Demand the Resignation of Dan Ramos and for elected Democratic officials to Denounce his bigoted remarks.
Dan Ramos, the Chair of Bexar County Democrats, recently went on a racist and homophobic tirade in an interview with the San Antonio Current. To [...]
Dan Ramos, the Chair of Bexar County Democrats, recently stated the following regarding homosexuals:
They are all connected to the gay Democratic Party, the so-called Stonewall Democrats. Just like termites they managed to get some of their people in key positions.
He went on to disparage our community further, referring to us as the “Nazi [...]