Philly Campaign Raises Awareness Of LGBT Youth HomelessnessThe Valley Youth House on Samson Street is kicking off a campaign to raise funds.
Doritos Introduces ‘Doritos Rainbows’ To Celebrate LGBT CommunityDoritos announced the new product Thursday and consumers who donate $10 or more to the It Gets Better Project will be mailed a bag of Rainbow Doritos.
Federal Agency Rules LGBT Workplace Discrimination Is IllegalThe move, announced without fanfare this past week by the EEOC, is persuasive but not binding on federal courts.
Today Marks 50th Anniversary Of Nation's First Public Demonstration For LGBT Rights That Took Place In Philadelphia Today marks the 50th anniversary of the nation's first public demonstration for LGBT rights. It took place right outside of Independence Hall.
Pioneers Of The LGBT Rights Movement Reflect On Their HistorySeveral of the founders of the movement recounted its roots and history at a panel discussion, convened as part of the 50th anniversary of the quest for LGBT rights.
National LGBT 50th Anniversary Celebration Begins Today In PhiladelphiaThe LGBT civil rights movement began in Philadelphia 50 years ago this 4th of July -- and to mark the milestone -- the city is kicking off a national four day celebration.
Phila. State Senator To Reintroduce Bill On LGBT DiscriminationSenator Larry Farnese of Philadelphia's First District, has introduced bills in the last three legislative sessions to make discrimination illegal in Pennsylvania.
Locals Weigh In On Historic Decision By Supreme Court To Legalize Same Sex MarriageThat's because the first major U.S. protest for LGBT equality took place in front of Independence Hall back in 1965.
Dom Giordano Talks To Leader Of Philadelphia ProtestAsa Khalif, one of the leaders of the "Philly is Baltimore" protests, promised demonstrations, like Thursday night's march through Center City, would continue to draw attention to police brutality and misconduct in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray.
Phila. Councilwoman Wants Voters To Make Mayor's LGBT Office PermanentNow that this is Mayor Nutter's last year in office, councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown fears that another mayor could eliminate the LGBT office he created.
David Daniels Takes The Stage In Opera Philadelphia's 'Oscar' The romantically tragic story of Oscar Wilde comes to the stage of the Academy of Music, with Opera Philadelphia’s “Oscar.”
Equality PA Launches Statewide LGBT Education CampaignThe purpose of the weeklong effort is to let the public know that while gays, lesbians and transgenders can marry, they can still be fired, evicted or treated unfairly because of their sexual orientation.