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After Fleeing Bias at Home, Gay Russians Say It Persists in Brooklyn

After Fleeing Bias at Home, Gay Russians Say It Persists in Brooklyn | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
On Saturday, about 200 people rallied in Brighton Beach to protest discrimination in what was described as the country’s first Russian-speaking march for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
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Region's first LGBT scholarship fund to honor Pulse victims

Region's first LGBT scholarship fund to honor Pulse victims | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
Barry Miller, an Orlando attorney, businessman and patron of the arts, is leading a drive to raise $1 million for a scholarship fund honoring the 49 whose lives were cut short.
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A new LGBT community center opens in St. Louis, providing comfort, acceptance amid uncertain future

A new LGBT community center opens in St. Louis, providing comfort, acceptance amid uncertain future | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
Pride St. Louis opened the new center just east of the Grove entertainment district
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In Texas, You Shall Go to the LGBT Prom

In Texas, You Shall Go to the LGBT Prom | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
When Taylor Ries’ prom was canceled after a fight over her desire to bring a same-sex date, some locals stepped in to hold it—in the name of LGBT inclusion.
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LGBT North Dakotans look ahead after discrimination law fails

LGBT North Dakotans look ahead after discrimination law fails | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Reachel Benson sits in a chair in the living room, wearing a bright pink T-shirt and long hair draped across her shoulders. She tells the story of growing up. Animated at times, her voice becomes louder, more forceful — her hands in motion as she recalls trying to figure out who she was.

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Benson is disappointed once again at the failure of North Dakota House Bill 1386, legislation that would have specifically banned discrimination against LGBT individuals in the state on matters from employment to service at a restaurant, with certain hiring and admission exceptions included for religious groups. The bill failed 22-69 in the North Dakota House on Feb. 10.

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Pridecorps a safety net for young LGBT people

Pridecorps a safety net for young LGBT people | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
Bobby Cushman was a truck driver and then a Realtor. Then he was a truck driver and was a Realtor again.
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