Tag: michigan

Teens charged for graffiti at popular gay campground

Earlier I shared a story with you about hate speech filled graffiti that was spray painted on a fence at the popular gay campground, Camp-it, near Saugatuck, MI.  Yesterday, two teens were arrested for that graffiti. Two Fenville, MI teens, aged 14 and 16, are awaiting arraignment on malicious destruction of property charges stemming from spray... Read more »

Popular gay campsite targeted by hate speech

Campit Outdoor Resort, the popular gay campground in Saugatuck, MI was recently vandalized with gay hate graffiti. The Holland Sentinel is reporting that a swastika and the words “Fags dont belong” were spray painted on a fence at the popular campground. I know many of my friends spend long weekends at Campit and several have... Read more »

Gay couple banned from Wal-mart over snafu with lighters

Photo Credit:racineur via Flickr CC A Chicago gay couple was recently detained at a Wal-mart store in Niles, MI after the store accused the couple of shoplifting BIC lighters.   Joe Paolucci, former general counsel for the real estate investment company owned by Chicago billionaire Sam Zell, was at the local Wal-mart with his partner... Read more »