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October 01, 2018 - 4:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The popular West Village gay bar the Monster has been forced to apologize for racist comments made by its now-former general manager, who said in a text message exchange that he was reluctant to feature an African-American drag queen in an advertisement for fear it would...
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September 26, 2018 - 4:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD arrested a 25-year-old Queens man who was wanted for the beating -- deemed a hate crime -- of two gay men in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, early Sunday morning. Police identified the man as Brandon McNamara. "In partnership with the community, an arrest has been made in...
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September 12, 2018 - 6:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — People born in New York City who don't identify as male or female will have the option of changing their birth certificates to "X'' under legislation passed by the City Council on Wednesday The bill adopted by a 41-6 vote will also allow parents to choose the "X'' designation for...
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August 28, 2018 - 11:44 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican has scrubbed from the official transcript of Pope Francis' in-flight press conference a comment that young gay children might seek psychiatric help. Francis was asked Sunday what he would tell a father whose child comes out as gay. Francis said he would counsel...
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July 25, 2018 - 7:07 pm
Nearly half of all LGBTQ employees aren't open -- or out -- about their sexuality, according to a new survey from the Human Rights Campaign. This figure isn't only disheartening for the LGBTQ community, but for employers as well, since fostering a culture of inclusion directly impacts an employee's...
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