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Gay? It’s OK!
This is the message the more-than 30,000 students enrolled at Temple University, as well as the institution’s faculty, staff and administration, will see and hear repeatedly during the school’s National Coming Out Week festivities.
Philadelphia police believe they have identified the man accused of impersonating an officer to scam several local gay men.
A member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives drew criticism from fellow lawmakers and anger from the LGBT and ally communities last week after he spoke against a resolution that sought to raise awareness about domestic violence.
A Congressional committee heard formal testimony this week on the Employment Nondiscrimination Act, which seeks to prohibit workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Gayborhood bars change names
Two local LGBT establishments recently changed the names of their businesses.
The lead sponsor of the bill to repeal the military’s ban on openly gay servicemembers said he expects movement on the legislation in the next few months.
150,000 gay couples ‘married’
Yahoo News reports nearly 150,000 same-sex couples reported being in marriage relationships last year, more than the number of actual weddings and civil unions, according to the first U.