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D.C.’s Subway System Sports Pride Flag

This was a pleasant surprise on my commute. METRO, Washington, D.C.’s subway system is sporting the gay pride flag on the informational displays above station manager kiosks. Washington, D.C.’s Pride Celebration ends on June 8 with the street festival on … Continue reading

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Scenes from a Gay Pride: Iowa City

From gay.net: Iowa City is the state’s fifth largest city, and its LGBT Pride celebration — which includes a parade through downtown — comes with a warm and welcoming small-town feel. See the full photo gallery

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Porterville, Calf. Looks Into Rescinding Gay Pride Month Proclamation

On Top Magazine reports that the city of Porterville, Calf. held a council meeting to hear opposition to the Gay Pride Month Proclamation: Opponents of gay rights in Porterville, California are asking the city council to rescind a proclamation declaring … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: Fort Wayne GM Plant Flies Gay Pride flag

More and more corporations are coming out in support of LGBT people in very demonstrable ways. Seeing this kind of acceptance and intergration in the workplace is another reason why it gets better. Why It Gets Better is a series of postings … Continue reading

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Weddings — The Heterosexual Pride Celebration

During this month of gay pride celebrations we often hear that frequent refrain from those people who would like to see us still stuffed in the closet feeling shame about ourselves and who we love: “There isn’t a heterosexual pride … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: Pentagon to Mark Gay Pride Month

The first paragraph says it all. From the Associated Press via Politico: WASHINGTON (AP) — Last summer, gays in the military dared not admit their  sexual orientation. This summer, the Pentagon will salute them, marking gay  pride month just as it … Continue reading

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