Alibi V.16 No.23 • June 7-13, 2007 
Danae, hangs out with her moms DeAnna and Rebecca, left to right, and her kid sister Madison on UNM campus.


Family Values

Gay parents redefine home life in New Mexico

The nuclear family is having a meltdown. Father, mother and 2.5 children were once considered the golden rule for domestic bliss in the United States. But that's changing—fast. Now only about a quarter of all households are considered nuclear. Single people, same-sex couples and, more and more, parents who just don't "fit" into any ready-made classification fill the majority of American homes today. And we think that's great.

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PrideFest 2007

Thursday, June 7, Morningside Park

7:30 p.m. Candlelight vigil (Lead and Morningside)

Thursday, June 7, Expo New Mexico

4-9 p.m. Drop off work for Pride Art Show (Fine Arts Building)

Friday, June 8, Expo New Mexico

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Drop off work for Pride Art Show (Fine Arts Building)

6 p.m. Pet parade (Main Street and Main Stage)

7 p.m. Pride Art Show opening (Fine Arts Building)

7 p.m. Main Stage entertainment begins

7:30 p.m. VIP reception (Hispanic Arts Building)

8:00 p.m. Betty from "The L Word" performs (Main Stage)

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