Nearly 1 in 10 LGBTQ+ people in the United States experienced workplace discrimination in 2020 -- everything from sexual harassment to physical attacks. Wednesday, dozens of businesses, saying they're committed to doing the right thing, welcomed hundreds of LGBTQ+ job seekers at a job fair; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Long Island's First LGBTQ+ Job Fair Welcomes 200 Job SeekersNearly 1 in 10 LGBTQ+ people in the United States experienced workplace discrimination in 2020 -- everything from sexual harassment to physical attacks. Wednesday, dozens of businesses, saying they're committed to doing the right thing, welcomed hundreds of LGBTQ+ job seekers at a job fair; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
New Medical Center Dedicated To LGBTQ+ Community Opens In The BronxThere is now a new medical center dedicated to the LGBTQ+ community in the Bronx. It's a first for the borough, and it's a source of pride; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Pride Celebrations Turn Violent In Washington Square Park After Clash With PolicePride celebrations turned violent in Washington Square Park on Sunday. Police say several officers were injured, but park-goers claim the heavy police presence instigated the crowd; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
New Jersey High School Valedictorian Says School Tried To Censor LGBTQ Elements Of SpeechA New Jersey high school valedictorian says his school tried to censor his graduation speech when he began talking about being a member of the LGBTQ community. He continued anyway; Meg Oliver reports for CBS2.
NYC Pride March Returns As Mostly Virtual Event; PrideFest Street Fair BackCBS2's Natalie Duddridge has more on Sunday's in-person and online celebration.
Pride Events Celebrated Across New York CityCBS2's Cory James has the latest from the South Street Seaport.
Mobile Drag Show Performs Through Brooklyn StreetsA drag show on wheels rolled through Brooklyn on Saturday.
Pride Run Held In Central Park, Largest Race Since PandemicA Pride Run in Central Park celebrated inclusiveness and a return for New York.
Rockefeller Center Celebrates Pride With 100+ Rainbow FlagsPride Month celebrations continue across New York City.
Looking Back On 10 Years Of Same-Sex Marriage In New York StateBack in 2011, New York became the sixth and largest state to legalize same-sex marriage. It was just the beginning of an awakening of acceptance that would sweep the country. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Recent TV Shows Shining A Spotlight On Ballroom CultureMore people are now learning about ballroom culture thanks to recent television shows like "Pose" and "Legendary," but it's been around for decades, serving as a place of acceptance for those who felt excluded in the world; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Chinatown's Historic Doyers Street Gets Vibrant MakeoverAs we celebrate Pride Month, the historic Doyers Street in Chinatown gets a vibrant makeover.
'The Impact That He Has Can't Be Underestimated': Raiders Defensive Lineman Carl Nassib Comes Out As GayA milestone in professional sports during this Pride Month -- for the first time, an NFL player who has been active in the regular season has announced he is gay. Las Vegas Raiders defensive lineman Carl Nassib came out to fans in a video posted on social media; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Annual 'Stonewall Sings' Event Held In Greenwich VillageAs New York celebrates Pride Month, the annual 'Stonewall Sings' event is back.
Advocates For Transgender Community Fighting For Policy ChangesAs we celebrate Pride Month, we reflect on the progress made in the transgender community, but advocates want real policy changes; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Photo Exhibit Offers Glimpse Into LGBTQ+ Life In 1950s Cherry GroveOn the eastern end of Fire Island, a community called Cherry Grove has been a safe haven for members of the LGBTQ+ community for decades. Now, a new photo exhibit provides a fascinating glimpse into the lives and lifestyles there in the 1950s; CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Path To Parenthood Continues To Open For LGBTQ+ FamiliesAs we celebrate Pride Month, CBS2's Cindy Hsu looks at how families are coming together in the LGBTQ+ community. There have been lots of positive changes in the last few years.
LGBTQIA+ Nonprofit Gotham Cheer Helps NYC Celebrate ReopeningBehind every great accomplishment is an even greater cheerleader, and for New York City's comeback, no one is cheering louder than a group called Gotham Cheer; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project ‘Making An Invisible History Visible’The Stonewall Inn is probably the best known site when it comes to LGBTQ history and activism. But there are hundreds of other touchpoints in this culture and history that have amazing stories behind them. CBSN New York's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Hope On The Horizon For LGBTQ+ Bars As New York City ReopensThe coronavirus pandemic has made it that much more difficult for LGBTQ+ bars to survive, but hope is on the horizon for these long-time safe spaces as New York reopens; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Long Island Health Care Workers Show Support For LGBTQ+ CommunityDozens of health care workers on Long Island expressed their support for the LGBTQ+ community in a unique way Wednesday.
Role Models In Trans Community Offer Inspiration For Younger PeopleA Rutgers student is a source of inspiration this Pride month, but her transition, like many others, did not come without some pain, and that's where role models in the trans community can really help; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Together In PrideTogether in Pride, we celebrate hope, resilience, courage, love, friendship and authenticity. Together in Pride, we embrace acceptance, visibility and community.
Westchester County Community Celebrates Pride At Playland ParkA group in Westchester County gathered together to celebrate Pride Month on Friday; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.