Spirit Day's Wearing The Purple A Show Of Support, Compassion Against BullyingThe idea started in the fall of 2010, when a number of young, gay students died by suicide after being bullied, among them Rutgers student Tyler Clementi.
After Brutal Group Attack On Same-Sex Couple, Police Offering $5,000 RewardPolice on Long Island are searching for a man accused of assaulting a woman earlier this month in a case now being investigated as a hate crime.
Chelsea Building, Five Other Sites Join Stonewall Inn As Historic LGBT LandmarksStonewall was the first site to receive a landmark status for its role in LGBT rights, but six more sites have been added to the growing list.
LGBT Network President Sounds Off On Defacing Of Billboard Promoting 'Pride On The Beach' Event On Long IslandPolice in Nassau County are investigating after a billboard promoting a LGBT Pride event was defaced.
LGBT Network's New Community Center To Be Nation's LargestA new gay-friendly community center set to open up to teenagers and others is being called a game changer for LGBT youth growing up on Long Island.
Comedienne: I Had Shows Canceled Due To My Sexual OrientationThe show was kosher. The food was kosher. But apparently the comedienne wasn't.
LGBT Memorial Makes Its Debut Along Hudson RiverGov. Andrew Cuomo and members of the LGBT community were on hand for the dedication of a new memorial honoring those lost in the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting.
Attorney Slams Justice Dept. Argument That Federal Civil Rights Law Does Not Protect GaysThe Justice Department is arguing that federal civil rights law does not protect gays, and one local attorney feels it is a political argument rather than a legal one.
Republican Group In New Jersey Protesting Party's Stance On LGBT CommunityRepublican leaders in New Jersey want the Republican National Committee to remove language from its national platform that they say discriminates against the LGBT community.
Parents Throw NJ Teen Rainbow-Themed Surprise Party After She Comes Out To ThemA New Jersey teen has gotten a surprising response after telling her parents she's gay: a rainbow-themed surprise coming out party.
Obama Designates Stonewall Inn As National Monument To Honor Gay RightsObama said the Stonewall National Monument will tell the story of the country's struggle for equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
NYC Pride Week: Best LGBTQ Events, Things To DoJune is National LGBT Pride Month, and New York celebrates Pride Week this June 21-28, 2015. Join the month-long party at locations all across New York City.
Gay Councilman Slams De Blasio Administration For Not Doing Enough To Address LGBT Mental Health IssuesThe first openly gay official ever elected in the Bronx is blasting the de Blasio administration for not doing enough to fight mental illness in the LGBT community.
Orlando Nightclub Shooting Brings To Forefront Muslim Attitudes Toward HomosexualityThe mass shooting, perpetrated by an American Muslim in a communal space for gays, has brought to the forefront Muslim attitudes toward homosexuality and the plight of LGBT Muslims.
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