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2 years of union negotiations at Mazzoni Center end in LGBTQ-inclusive benefits

2 years of union negotiations at Mazzoni Center end in LGBTQ-inclusive benefits

Laura Smythe    September 28, 2019

Two years of union negotiations drew to a close Friday at Mazzoni Center, bringing the organization’s health care workers paid leave for gender-affirming surgeries, higher wages and a Labor-Management Committee...

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Two At-Large seats, one LGBT candidate

Mark Segal    October 10, 2019

Spilled blood over the May Democratic primary between LGBT rivals seems to have cast a shadow over this November's election for LGBT voters, as Sherri Cohen runs as the only...

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Media Trail - 10/11/19

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Media Trail - 10/11/19

PGN Staff    October 10, 2019

West Virginia mayor cancels appearance over author's homophobic views The Charleston Gazette-Mail reported the mayor of West Virginia's capital city has canceled her upcoming appearance at the West Virginia Book Festival...

International News - 10/11/19

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International News - 10/11/19

PGN Staff    October 10, 2019

French conservatives protest bill allowing IVF for lesbians Conservative activists are gathering in Paris to protest a French bill that would give lesbian couples and single women access to in vitro...

Lesbians and bisexual women at higher risk for cancer and substandard care

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Lesbians and bisexual women at higher risk for cancer and substandard care

Victoria Brownworth    October 10, 2019

  Center City is awash in pink, from the lit tops of the Rouse buildings to the fountains at Logan Circle, highlighting that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But women...

Philadelphia’s beloved Outfest is here

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Philadelphia’s beloved Outfest is here

Michele Zipkin    October 10, 2019

The largest National Coming Out Day event will be held in the streets of Philadelphia for the 29th year. On Oct.13 from noon to 7 p.m, spanning 12 square blocks...

33rd AIDS Walk Philly promotes PrEP and U=U

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33rd AIDS Walk Philly promotes PrEP and U=U

Suzannah Cavanaugh    October 10, 2019

AIDS Walk Philly knows the battle with HIV/AIDS is not over. After 33 years of raising awareness and funds, AIDS Fund, the organizer behind AIDS Walk, considers public perception of HIV...

SCOTUS hears arguments in LGBT discrimination cases

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SCOTUS hears arguments in LGBT discrimination cases

Victoria Brownworth    October 10, 2019

Hundreds of LGBTQ people gathered in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 8, the morning before the hearings of three employment discrimination cases considering whether firing gay and...

Stonewall and the Gay Liberation Front: case closed!

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Stonewall and the Gay Liberation Front: case closed!

Mark Segal    October 10, 2019

  Something very strange happened during last June’s celebration marking the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots. The LGBT community, especially those of us from Gay Liberation Front New York, realized...

Bradbury-Sullivan Center receives award for LGBTQ health data collection

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Bradbury-Sullivan Center receives award for LGBTQ health data collection

Laura Smythe    October 10, 2019

Allentown-based Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center received the 2019 Breast Cancer Community Partner Award from the Pennsylvania Commission for Women last Friday for its data collection through the Pennsylvania LGBT Health Needs...

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