LGBTQ

Obama
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David Caplan
June 26, 2020 - 4:33 pm
Former President Barack Obama was one of the guest speakers Friday during Pride Live's livestream fundraising event for LGBTQ organizations affected by COVID-19.
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David Caplan
May 12, 2020 - 5:14 pm
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer Americans are more likely to be laid off or have their work hours reduced because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new study by the Human Rights Campaign and PSB Research.
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Staten Island's St. Patrick's Day Parade
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 01, 2020 - 2:20 pm
Miss Staten Island Madison L’Insalata was banned from the borough’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade hours after she came out as bisexual.
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Adoption
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Adam Warner
November 03, 2019 - 6:34 pm
Gov. Cuomo said Sunday that New York State would go to court to block a Trump administration proposal that would allow adoption and foster care agencies to turn away members of the LGBTQ community who want to give kids a home.
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All Together Cereal
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Adam Warner
October 20, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Taste the rainbow! Kellogg has combined all of its iconic cereals into one box in an effort to promote LGBTQ youth and Spirit Day, the world's largest anti-bullying campaign.
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FILE - In this July 11, 2016, file photo, a makeshift memorial continues to grow outside the Pulse nightclub, the day before the one month anniversary of a mass shooting, in Orlando, Fla. Survivors and victims’ relatives are marking the second anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting with a remembrance ceremony, a run, art exhibits and litigation. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 16, 2019 - 4:29 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A foundation has purchased land to build a museum about the 2016 massacre that killed 49 people at a Florida gay nightclub. The onePulse Foundation said Monday that it has acquired a 1.75 acre (0.7 hectare) parcel about a third of a mile (0.5 kilometer) from the now-closed...
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Straight Pride march
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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 flags
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June 26, 2019 - 8:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The wait is over! World Pride kicked off in New York City with a benefit concert at the Barclay's Center -- the start of an expanded weekend of activities leading to Sunday's pride parade. 1010 WINS CELEBRATES WORLD PRIDE : Meet the heroes of the movement Listen: ChannelQ |...
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Long Island Pride Parade in Long Beach
1010 WINS
June 23, 2019 - 6:38 pm
A boil water advisory, still in effect in Long Beach after an E-coli scare, didn't stop the community from hosting the 29th annual Long Island Pride parade Sunday.
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Taylor Swift
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June 17, 2019 - 3:12 pm
Taylor Swift released a new music video on Monday that amassed more than 4 million views in five hours and called on fans to support the Equality Act this Pride Month.
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