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Celebrating pride month outside the big cities

June, as Pride Month, is celebrated by millions of LGBT people and their allies around the world with parades, parties, festivals, picnics and much more. But members of the LGBT community residing in smaller, more rural areas are often deprived of that experience.

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Pro-LGBT MN church egged and vandalized with anti-LGBT scriptures

On Sunday, members of Pilgrims United Church of Christ in Maple Grove, Minnesota were met with eggs splattered on the windows of the church and Bible passages that are often used to condemn LGBT people scrawled across the exterior walls.

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Ohio Pro-LGBT Catholic uninvited to speak at graduation

Two months ago, Franklin County Commissioner in Ohio, John O'Grady, was given the honor of delivering the commencement speech at Bishop Ready High School. Just prior to the graduation ceremony, O'Grady was contacted by school officials to tell him he would no longer be needed for the commencement speech because of O'Grady's position as co-chairman of the Freedom to Marry initiative supporting marriage equality in the state of Ohio.

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Jayson Littman: New York's gay, Jewish Gatsby

Jayson Littman, the king of New York's gay Jewish nightlife has been named in the Jewish Week's 36 Under 36 list of young innovative Jews who's work is expanding the Jewish community. Read more about who some call New York's gay Jewish Gatsby.

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What to Watch Weekend 6/7-9: 67th Tony Awards hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, Game of Thrones season finale

This weekend catch the 67th Annual Tony Awards hosted by Neil Patrick Harris and the season finale of Game of Thrones. Plus all new episodes of Randy to the Rescue, Nurse Jackie and The Killing.Read More

 
June 6, 2013

Support Independent Cinema this Summer at an LGBT Film Festival Near You

Kick your summer off right by catching the hottest LGBT films in a city near you at this year's LGBT Film Festivals! Support your city and its LGBT voices by attending one of the festivals in the 2013 line-up below.

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