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Mazzoni’s Executive Director Joins National Coalition for LGBT Health

Nurit Shein is a well-known face on the frontier of LGBT health in Philly. As the executive director of the Mazzoni Center, one of the […]

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Howard Stern Stands Up for Gays

Howard Stern is probably best know for his sometimes shocking approach to all things media. This week, however, he spoke off the cuff (and from […]

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Gay Weekend Roundup

Friday, Feb. 4 Join the Dumpsta Players for Dragtastic, the first annual arts consortium benefit at Tabu (7-10 p.m.) with performances by DP’s own Nueva […]

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Are You Ready for Some Football?

The quintessential Super Bowl party is all about the TV commercials, chicken wings and beer, right? Turns out there’s more. Much more. The Greater Philadelphia […]

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Councilwoman Proposes Same-Sex Benefits for City Workers

Since 1996, the partners of city employees have been eligible for benefits in Philadelphia thanks to an executive order by then-Mayor Ed Rendell. This week, Councilwoman […]

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Equality Pennsylvania Welcomes New Board Members

Equality Pennsylvania has welcomed seven new members to its Board of Directors at a recent meeting held on Jan. 23. The organization is dedicated to […]

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What We Love: Drag at the Venture Inn

Longtime gay bar and restaurant Venture Inn – nestled on a particularly gay strip on Camac St. – is throwing a drag show Feb. 4 […]

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Does Oral Sex Increase Cancer Risk?

There was a sign hanging in the dentist’s office recently warning about the dangers of oral cancer. Attention getting, to say the least. New Scientist […]

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Hump Day Headlines

Maryland GOPs are against marriage equality. Jane Lynch is writing a memoir. Out magazine announces 100 most eligible gay bachelors. Pentagon takes next step for […]

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Girl-on-Girl Cheating OK, Guys Say

When the University of Texas in Austin asked more than 700 college students about infidelity, half of the men admitted they would forgive their girlfriends […]

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Help Make Schools Safer for LGBT Students

Nine out of 10 LGBT students experienced harassment at school in the past year. These students are more likely to feel unsafe and are less […]

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Illinois Legalizes Civil Unions

This week, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation granting givil unions to same-sex couples in his home state. While Illinois doesn’t define the move as […]

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Independence Business Alliance Says It Gets Better

The Independence Business Alliance, greater Philadelphia’s LGBT Chamber of Commerce, recently released a video for the “It Gets Better” project in which local LGBT business […]

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Door Policies at Local Gay Bars

On a typical Saturday night at Woody’s – one of Philly’s most popular gay nightclubs – men are crowded around the front bar with a […]

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GLAAD is Mad at SNL

Saturday Night Live is in hot water with GLAAD over a skit depicting pre-op male-to-female transsexuals. The gay entertainment watchdog group says the skit – […]