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Guide To NYC Pride Week

It’s been more than 40 years since the first Gay Pride March was held in New York City, and even the most visionary organizers of that protest march — commemorating the first anniversary of the Stonewall raid — could not have ever imagined what that single event would become.

06/04/2012

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Parent-Teacher Group Meeting To Battle Anti-Gay Bullying On Long Island

A new parent-teacher group is meeting for the first time tonight on Long Island. Its goal is to stop bullying of gay students.

11/02/2011

President Barack Obama speaks during a Democratic National Committee event at the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers, Thursday, June 23, 2011, in New York. (credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

President Obama Speaks At LGBT Fundraiser As NY Weighs Same-Sex Marriage

Saying he believed the Defense of Marriage Act was “wrong” and “unfair,” the President added his voice to the debate still raging in Albany over a bill allowing same-sex marriage.

06/23/2011

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NYC’s 5 Best Pride Parties

Pride is an annual gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender festival that celebrates every person just as they are. The annual Pride March is held on Sunday, June 24th, 2012. The after-parties that go on after the march are the most fun events in the city.

06/22/2011

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The 5 Best Eats Around NYC’s Pride Parade

The hugely popular parade heads down Fifth Avenue from 36th Street, and ends in the West Village at Christopher and Greenwich. Seek out these restaurants for brief respites, post-parade toasts or a quick refueling during the festivities.

06/22/2011

‘I’m From Driftwood’ Seeking Stories Of Support From LGBT Communities

In the wake of several high profile anti-gay attacks, Nathan Manske started a new online project called “I’m From Driftwood” to collect stories of acceptance from the LGBT community. CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu sat down with Manske to learn more.

12/12/2010

The group stopped and prayed in front of 1910 Osborne Place -- the site of alleged anti-gay hate crimes in October. (Photo/AP)

LGBT Community Rallies In The Bronx

The group marched 2.5 miles before stopping and praying in front of the abandoned building on Osborne Place — where three men were allegedly attacked for being gay in October.

11/20/2010

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn - File / Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty Images for City Harvest, Inc.

Christine Quinn Praises ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Ruling

Department of Justice and Pentagon officials are reviewing a federal judge’s order that the military immediately stop enforcing its ban on openly gay troops.

10/13/2010

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Lesbian Events and Happenings

By: Erica Mason Sick of going to gay and lesbian bars and looking to go to some unique parties that are thrown throughout the week, each week? Well, you have come to the right place. […]

08/15/2010

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