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LGBT activists saddened, angry over Kwame Brown resignation, criminal charge
(Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key) LGBT activists joined fellow DC residents in expressing sadness and anger over an ongoing city corruption investigation that led to the resignation Wednesday night of DC Council Chair Kwame Brown …
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Lay Catholics Leading Fight For LGBT Equality
June is designated as pride month, a time when LGBT people across the world celebrate the gains made in society and continue fighting for equality. Lots of groups and companies get in on the action, some to show solidarity and some to make a buck or …
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Columnist Says Gay Inclusiveness to Blame for JCPenney's Slowed Sales
BY Lucas Grindley A nationally-syndicated columnist is blaming JCPenney's new CEO Ron Johnson for his publicly inclusive attitude toward LGBT people as part of the reason for slowing sales. Johnson is trying to transform the department store chain by …
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Thousands support LGBT community at Capital Pride parade, festival
WASHINGTON (AP) – Capital Pride celebration is expected to draw thousands of spectators and will close streets around Washington's Dupont and Logan Circle neighborhoods. The festival on Saturday and Sunday for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender …
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