LGBTQ

Pollos A La Brasa Mario
Marla Diamond
Marla Diamond
September 25, 2019 - 9:08 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – Two men say they were attacked at a restaurant in Queens for being gay and no one did anything to help them. The Sept. 12th attack occurred at the Pollos A La Brasa Mario restaurant on Roosevelt Avenue where gay rights advocates and elected officials gathered Tuesday. They...
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Straight pride flag
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August 09, 2019 - 11:54 pm
MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California city has denied a request to hold a so-called Straight Pride rally at a park. Modesto city officials on Friday denied an application by the National Straight Pride Coalition for an Aug. 24 event at Graceada Park. Organizer Don Grundmann had estimated 500...
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Pride Mexico
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June 29, 2019 - 9:15 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tens of thousands of people turned out for gay pride celebrations around the world on Saturday, including a boisterous party in Mexico and the first pride march in North Macedonia's capital. Rainbow flags and umbrellas swayed and music pounded as the march along Mexico City's...
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The Stonewall Inn
Drew Angerer / Staff
June 26, 2019 - 7:59 am
It’s been 50 years since the Stonewall riots eruprted at the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village.
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Pride flag
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June 06, 2019 - 1:22 pm
The LGBTQ pride flag is flying over the New York state Capitol for the first time in state history.
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Pride flag
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June 01, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed the state Hate Crimes Task Force to help the NYPD investigate the burning of pride flags outside a bar in Harlem on the eve of Pride Month.
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FILE- In this June 24, 2018 file photo, revelers carry a Rainbow Flag along Fifth Avenue during the New York City Pride Parade in New York. June 28, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, which fueled the fire for a global LGBTQ movement. From symposiums to movie screenings, walking tours to art exhibits, even an opera, a slew of institutions and organizations are filling June with events that commemorate that moment and its impact through the last five decades. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki, File)
June 01, 2019 - 9:01 am
NEW YORK (AP) — If it's Pride Month, there's gotta be a parade. And there will be, in New York City and places around the country and world. But this year, the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising that fueled the fire for a global LGBTQ movement, there's also a lot more. From symposiums to...
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Pride colors
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May 24, 2019 - 6:30 pm
A charter school that rents space from a Roman Catholic church in northern New Jersey has modified LGBT components in a student-created mural after church officials raised concerns.
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March 30, 2019 - 3:06 pm
In honor of International Transgender Day of Visibility we would like to take a look at just three of the many trangender people who are making strides, not only within the LGBTQ community, but also for the country. Ángela Ponce Ángela Ponce paved the way in beauty pageant history, being crowned...
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