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City shows support for trans students, despite Trump

City shows support for trans students, despite Trump

Jeremy Rodriguez    February 23, 2017

Community members and the Philadelphia School District showed support after President Donald Trump rescinded protections for transgender students Wednesday. The Trump administration, in conjunction with the Departments of Justice and...

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So-called Muslim ban a danger to LGBT co…

Mark Segal    February 22, 2017

Any day now, President Donald Trump is expected to announce — with great fanfare, I’m sure, including a drum roll — his pronouncement on the ban of immigrants from seven...

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Movies that range from special children to adults hiding the truth highlight the Israeli Film Festival of Philadelphia's 21st season.  The festival showcases the best in Israeli film and kicks of...




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Community celebrates black trans history

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Community celebrates black trans history

Jeremy Rodriguez    February 27, 2017

As reports of Chyna Gibson’s murder came in, members of Philadelphia's black transgender community got together Sunday to discuss ways to move forward. Gibson, who was shot outside of a...

N.J. hockey team to host first LGBT night

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N.J. hockey team to host first LGBT night

Jen Colletta    February 24, 2017

The New Jersey Devils will celebrate the National Hockey League's Hockey is for Everyone program with its first-ever LGBT night.

PGN requests public hearing in Morris dispute

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PGN requests public hearing in Morris dispute

Tim Cwiek    February 22, 2017

PGN has requested a public hearing in a dispute involving access to 911 recordings pertaining to the Nizah Morris incident believed to be in the possession of the Philadelphia District...

Lesbian group hosts inaugural LGBTQ Women’s Week

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Lesbian group hosts inaugural LGBTQ Women’s Week

Jeremy Rodriguez    February 22, 2017

A lesbian organization will host Philadelphia’s first LGBTQ Women’s Week beginning this weekend. The Strong Catalyst, an organization dedicated to bringing community and visibility to lesbians, will produce 10 events...

Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts inaugural LGBT Business Summit 

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Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts inaugural LGBT Business Summit 

Jeremy Rodriguez    February 22, 2017

A Lehigh Valley organization will host its inaugural networking luncheon for LGBT professionals and allies.

HRC focuses on moving ‘equality forward’ in Philly

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HRC focuses on moving ‘equality forward’ in Philly

Jen Colletta    February 22, 2017

When planning got underway last summer for the 2017 Human Rights Campaign Greater Philadelphia Dinner, organizers were looking forward to celebrating the start of Hillary Clinton’s presidential administration at the...

Philly gears up for several LGBT conferences

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Philly gears up for several LGBT conferences

Jeremy Rodriguez    February 21, 2017

Two LGBT organizations planning conventions in Philadelphia were represented at a local business luncheon Tuesday.

Trans author and activist to speak at Ursinus College

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Trans author and activist to speak at Ursinus College

Larry Nichols    February 20, 2017

Trans author and activist Jennifer Finney Boylan returns this week to Ursinus College, where she served as the Updike-Hoyer Writer in Residence in 2010, for a discussion on gender, resistance...

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