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Parents, alums speak out against school firing

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Parents, alums speak out against school firing

Ryan Kasley    July 23, 2015

Concerned parents and alumni are speaking out and taking action following last month’s firing of a lesbian teacher at Waldron Mercy Academy.

Lib City to target suburbs in next election

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Lib City to target suburbs in next election

Ryan Kasley    July 23, 2015

In an effort to elect more LGBT candidates to the state legislature in 2016, the Liberty City LGBT Democratic Club is branching out into the suburbs and surrounding areas, starting...

Will local Scouts permit antigay exclusion?

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Will local Scouts permit antigay exclusion?

Tim Cwiek    July 23, 2015

The Boy Scouts of America is poised to accept gay adults into the organization, but it also plans to allow religiously based units to exclude them.

Record attendance expected at Delaware Pride

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Record attendance expected at Delaware Pride

Ryan Kasley    July 23, 2015

The Delaware Pride Festival will return again this year to the Legislative Hall in Dover. The free event, hosted by Brie Daniels and Jayden Storm, takes place 11 a.m.-5 p.m...

Memorial announced for Donna Mae Stemmer

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Memorial announced for Donna Mae Stemmer

Jen Colletta    July 23, 2015

A memorial service has been announced for longtime community member Donna Mae Stemmer.     

Six PA Congressmen support ‘license to discriminate’ bill

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Six PA Congressmen support ‘license to discriminate’ bill

Jen Colletta    July 17, 2015

A federal bill that would allow individuals or businesses to ignore the new marriage-equality mandate because of religious beliefs is gaining steam — with the help of six Republicans from...

Equality PA hires trans-rights organizer

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Equality PA hires trans-rights organizer

Ryan Kasley    July 15, 2015

Equality Pennsylvania is taking a big step forward in addressing transgender issues with the hiring of Daye Pope as the agency’s new transgender-rights organizer.

New book links labor union and LGBT histories

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New book links labor union and LGBT histories

Ryan Kasley    July 15, 2015

Interested in exploring the intersection of organized labor and the LGBT-rights movement?