LGBT Groups Join In As NYC's St. Patrick's Day Parade Marches Up Fifth AvenueThe nation's largest St. Patrick's Day parade stepped off Thursday in New York City, and for the first time in decades, gay activists are not decrying it as an exercise in exclusion.
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Fiat Used By Pope Francis To Appear In NYC St. Patrick's Day ParadeOne of the two Fiats used by Pope Francis in his visit back in September will return to the streets of New York in the St. Patrick’s Day parade on Thursday.
De Blasio Celebrates With LGBT Activists At Irish Consulate After Ending St. Patrick's Day Parade BoycottNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stood with LGBT activists at the Irish Consulate Thursday to announce that he’s ending his two-year boycott of the St. Patrick’s Day parade.
De Blasio To March In St. Patrick's Day Parade After 2-Year BoycottMayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday said he is ending his two-year boycott of the nation's largest St. Patrick's Day parade.
Second LGBT Group Invited To March In NYC St. Patrick's Day ParadeThe parade's Board of Directors has voted to invite the Lavender & Green Alliance to march under its own banner.
New St. Patrick’s Day Parade Chairman Anticipates Second Gay Group Will Join FestivitiesThe vice-chair of the Board of Directors of the St. Patrick's Day Parade has been named chairman of the board.
Report: NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade Shops TV Rights, May Exclude Gay Groups In 2016Speaking at parade lunch in April, Chairman John Dunleavy said gay groups will "have a problem" securing a spot in next year's march, the Irish Voice reported.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Hasn't Decided If He'll March In 5th Avenue St. Patrick's Day ParadeThe Associated Press is reporting that de Blasio will not march in this year's parade. However, CBS New York has been informed by mayor's office that he has not made a final decision.
De Blasio Marches Through Snow In LGBT-Friendly St. Pat's For All ParadeMayor Bill de Blasio joined the LGBT-friendly alternative to New York City's main St. Patrick's Day Parade, which excluded official gay groups for years.
City Council Members Continue Boycott Of St. Patrick's Day ParadeIrish and LGBT community groups and a number of elected officials are continuing their boycott of the St. Patrick's Day parade in spite of a concession by the event's organizers.
De Blasio Says He Hasn't Decided On Whether He'll March In St. Patrick's ParadeOrganizers of the Manhattan parade announced in September that they are ending a ban and allowing a gay group to march under its own banner for the first time.