LGBT

Steve Burns
June 27, 2020 - 5:50 pm
Hundreds of people gathered at the landmark Stonewall Inn Saturday for a combined Pride and Black Lives Matter march—51 years after the 1969 uprising and as the legendary bar faces a risk of closing because of the coronavirus lockdown.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 25, 2020 - 7:10 am
The landmark Greenwich Village bar, Stonewall Inn, known as the birthplace of the modern gay rights movement, has launched two GoFundMe campaigns as it struggles to stay afloat after being closed for more than three months.
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Rebekah Sager
June 11, 2020 - 11:13 am
After much back and forth, Los Angeles Pride, which is organized by Christopher Street West/LA Pride Board of Directors announced they are handing over their proposed June 14 to All Black Lives Matter.
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 21, 2020 - 12:01 am
San Francisco’s oldest gay bar is the latest victim of the coronavirus pandemic. The Stud, which has been in business for 55 years, made the announcement Wednesday night.
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June 27, 2019 - 7:10 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Landmarks across New York state are being lit up in honor of WorldPride. The structures to be lit include the spire of One World Trade Center, the Mid-Hudson Bridge in Poughkeepsie, the SUNY Central Administration Building in Albany and the State Fair Exposition Center in...
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LGBT Network
David Caplan
May 28, 2019 - 3:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- MTA Police are investigating the vandalism of a billboard at a LIRR station in Bellmore for the upcoming Long Island Pride Festival, which attracts thousands of LGBT people and their allies. The billboard was torn down and ripped into several pieces. The billboard advertised...
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Gillette
David Caplan
May 28, 2019 - 3:04 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It's no secret that trans individuals are not widely represented in mass media. But the latest commercial from Gillette has taken a step to change that, by featuring a trans man -- Samson Bonkeabantu Brown of Toronto -- who is taught how to shave by his father. "Growing up I...
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David Caplan
May 24, 2019 - 1:47 pm
HACKENSACK, N.J. (1010 WINS) — A Hackensack charter middle school, which is housed in a building owned by a church, was forced to paint over an LGBT Pride mural after the church deemed the art as "obscene." "So...my school’s owned by a Catholic Church and they want me to take down my Keith Haring...
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David Caplan
May 17, 2019 - 12:55 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The mayor of one northern New Jersey community isn't too keen on celebrating LGBT Pride. Tom Giordano, the mayor of the Bergen County borough of Waldwick, is balking at flying the LGBT Pride rainbow flag for the entire month of June -- which is Pride month -- and instead says...
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May 16, 2019 - 6:02 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A federal court says New York officials weren't infringing on a Christian adoption agency's religious freedom by requiring it to serve same-sex couples. A lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Albany in December sought to stop the state Office of Children and Family Services...
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