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Justice delayed
The alleged killer of Diamond Williams was in court twice in the past week, and his ultimate trial date is hopefully inching closer. Charles Sargent is accused of brutally murdering the local trans...
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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No room at the Inne
A lesbian couple was recently turned away from a Scranton-area wedding venue that admitted it has a stated policy that it does not host same-sex weddings. While the policy is, of course, abhorrent,...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Movement on ENDA
There was big news on the Employment Nondiscrimination Act this week — the legislation lost a slew of big-name LGBT supporters. While, in theory, that sentence sounds negative, the move could actua...
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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The LGBT of Hobby Lobby
Just after the one-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court overturning the federal ban on same-sex marriage, the nation’s top court made another seminal decision — but this one turns the civil-r...
Jul 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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LGBT journalism
PGN had the opportunity to accept a prestigious award from the Society of Professional Journalists last weekend, given in recognition of Tim Cwiek’s more-than decade-long coverage of the still-unso...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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We’re all still standing
Pennsylvania has had marriage equality for one month ... and the world has not imploded. Contrary to the fearmongering promulgated by LGBT opponents — many of whom spent June 19 posturing about the...
Jun 19, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Investing in Philly and beyond
Philadelphia Pride showcased the best of the best of our community — from the nonprofit groups to the political leaders to the businesses to the bars to the allies, Philadelphia’s LGBT pride was br...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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What are you proud of this Pride season?
Angela: What I am most proud of this Pride season is the PGN staff. We conquered closing LGBT bookstores, the primary election and marriage equality, all while keeping our cool and putting out a qu...
Jun 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Separate but equal
At the beginning of last week, same-sex couples in Pennsylvania had next to nothing in terms of rights: They couldn’t file taxes jointly, they had to undergo added adoption procedures, they had une...
May 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Number 19
Wow. Let’s all just take a breather ... And go. On May 20, 2014, Pennsylvania became the 19th state to adopt marriage equality. One year ago, did anyone think this was possible? One month ago? Even...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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