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Black and Brown Workers Collective demands accountability from Office of LGBT Affairs on anti-racism strategies

Black and Brown Workers Collective demands accountability from Office of LGBT Af…

Paige Cooperstein    September 23, 2016

Diversity training with bar owners in the Gayborhood is not a good enough goal, said Shani Akilah Robin, a spokeswoman for the Black and Brown Workers Collective in Philadelphia. She...

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Homelessness: An ignored community issue

Mark Segal    September 22, 2016

You most likely thought I’d be talking in this column about the race for president but I’m not. This column is instead about a subject close to my heart: our...

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Creating Change host committee seeking volunteers

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Creating Change host committee seeking volunteers

Paige Cooperstein    September 22, 2016

A frequent refrain from the September meeting of the local host committee for Creating Change was, “We need more people to sign up.”

Philly couple has winning New Orleans wedding

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Philly couple has winning New Orleans wedding

Jen Colletta    September 22, 2016

Lindsey Bell enters contests all the time, so she didn’t even think twice about putting her and fiancée Megan Haupt’s names down for a sweepstakes to win an all-expenses-paid wedding...

Small-biz workshops start at Bradbury-Sullivan

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Small-biz workshops start at Bradbury-Sullivan

Paige Cooperstein    September 22, 2016

Adrian Shanker met representatives from the U.S. Small Business Administration at the 2015 CenterLink conference for LGBT community centers. He was in the homestretch of opening his own center in...

Morris 911-recordings case moves forward

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Morris 911-recordings case moves forward

Tim Cwiek    September 22, 2016

Mediation has ended in PGN’s open-records request for a certified copy of all 911 recordings pertaining to the Nizah Morris incident from the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office.

AIDS Walk Delaware celebrates 30 years

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AIDS Walk Delaware celebrates 30 years

Paige Cooperstein    September 22, 2016

The 30th anniversary of AIDS Walk Delaware is likely to mark a return to a banner year with about 1,000 people expected to travel 5 kilometers on what is forecasted...

Gay man seeks court order for city to investigate his antibias complaint

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Gay man seeks court order for city to investigate his antibias complaint

Tim Cwiek    September 22, 2016

“John Doe,” a Philadelphia gay man, wants a federal judge to order the city’s Human Relations Commission to investigate his antibias complaint against Elwyn Inc.

Man claims injuries inside Woody’s Bar

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Man claims injuries inside Woody’s Bar

Tim Cwiek    September 22, 2016

James Stefanide 2d is seeking compensation after he says he was seriously injured inside Woody’s Bar last year.

40 Years Ago: Sept. 23-29, 2016

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40 Years Ago: Sept. 23-29, 2016

Paige Cooperstein    September 22, 2016

Actions at Republican convention have little impact Adapted from reporting by M. David Stein

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