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TOP PICKS: The Best LGBTQ Events This Weekend

FRIDAY EVENTS FurFloat 2016! 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Bucks County River Country, 2 Walters Lane, Point Pleasant, Pa.; over 21. The Philly Regional Bears […]

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LOCAL NEWS: Equality PA Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

Equality Pennsylvania endorses Hillary Clinton for president. Prominent LGBTQ advocacy organization Equality Pennsylvania on Tuesday formally announced its support for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. […]

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LOCAL NEWS: Two Accused in Maya Young Murder Set for June Hearing

Tiffany Floyd and Jose Pena, accused of murdering transwoman Maya Young, are scheduled to appear in court. Tiffany Floyd, 24, and Jose Pena 19, who […]

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Equality PA’s Ted Martin Tapped For State Business Diversity Commission

Equality PA’s Executive Director Ted Martin will be part of a new commission established by Governor Wolf to improve diverse small business participation in the […]

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Today is National Give OUT Day

Today, Thursday, May 21st, is Give OUT Day, a national, 24-hour campaign that rallies donors for LGBTQ-specific causes. Samantha Giusti, executive director of local nonprofit-championing Delaware Valley […]

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Governor Tom Wolf Calls for LGBT Non-Discrimination Laws in Today’s Budget Address

In a budget address this afternoon that laid out his priorities for the coming legislative session, Governor Tom Wolf took time to mention the LGBT […]

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Top LGBT Civil Rights Organizations in and Around Philadelphia

ACLU of Pennsylvania P.O. Box 40008 215-592-1513, aclupa.org ACLU of Pennsylvania works to secure total rights for LGBT people by working to defend and expand the individual rights […]

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Equality PA Kicks Off #DiscriminationExists to Put a Stop to LGBT Discrimination in PA

This afternoon, state LGBT advocacy group Equality PA along with 30 other statewide equality groups kicked off a new campaign that seeks to end LGBT discrimination in the […]

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Philanthropy Friday: Equality PA

Every Friday we spotlight a local LGBT nonprofit in Philadelphia. This week: Equality PA, the statewide organization that works to advance equality and opportunity for lesbian, gay, […]

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Equality PA Touring the State for LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill

This week Equality Pennsylvania kicked off a six-week tour across the state—from Lancaster to State College to Springfield—to drum up support for house and senate bills 300, legislation […]

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Hundreds March to NJ to Protest PA’s Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

Last night, as one of his last moves as Equality PA president, Adrian Shanker gathered 150 protestors in Easton, Pa. and marched across Free Bridge to […]

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Watch: Mrs. PA’s It Gets Better

Mrs. Pennsylvania 2011 recently shared her own “It Gets Better” video. After partnering with Equality Pennsylvania, the pageant winner wanted to send a message to […]