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    April 4, 2014

    Heart Spoken

    Lea Michele talks lesbian role on Looking, being called a diva and Glee legacy
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    April 4, 2014

    Countdown to Pride!

    There’s really no better time to show your pride — or support for the GLBT community — than on Saturday, June 14th when the 24th Annual Long Isl...
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    April 4, 2014

    Day of Silence/Night of Noise

    LIGALY Recognizes the Silencing Effect Anti-GLBT Bullying Has on Youth We’ve all heard the old adage “silence is golden,” but have you ever stop...
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    April 4, 2014

    Comic Genius: The Side Splitting Humor o...

    Aside from death and taxes, few things in life are certain. However, you can be sure of two things when you attend a show by lesbian comic Jessica Kir...
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Simple Precautions for Common Spring Injuries & Illnesses

After a long winter that kept most of us indoors, the onset of spring beckons us to enjoy the warmer weather and plan for the summer months ahead. This time…

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Mysterious Ways

An interview with Gay Writer Mark Zubro

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Heart Spoken

Lea Michele talks lesbian role on Looking, being called a diva and Glee legacy

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The GENDA Law Will Never Pass Taking the Present Path

All the national and local groups have used their political know-how for many years. I am sure the active lobbyists feel they are making progress, but if progress was made…

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Recipes: Spring Mix

Following one of the most brutal winters Long Islanders have endured in years, here’s looking ahead to the warmer months and the go-to foods we love during the spring and…

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Countdown to Pride!

There’s really no better time to show your pride — or support for the GLBT community — than on Saturday, June 14th when the 24th Annual Long Island Gay Pride…

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International News: April 2014

Church Must “Evaluate” Same Sex Civil Unions Pope Francis has once again called on Catholic leaders to be more accepting of gay and lesbian congregation members. He implored leaders to…

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National News: April 2014

Crossfit Sued for Discrimination A transgender woman in California is suing the company behind the popular CrossFit workouts for refusing to let her compete in the female division of its…

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iMusic: Divas By the Dozen

When you think of a music diva, who pops into your head? Mariah Carey? Aretha Franklin? Madonna? Cher? Today’s divas might not be who you think they are. Here are…

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Day of Silence/Night of Noise

LIGALY Recognizes the Silencing Effect Anti-GLBT Bullying Has on Youth We’ve all heard the old adage “silence is golden,” but have you ever stopped to think what else silence can…

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Simple Strategies for Strong Credit

Over the past few months, we have covered a few credit-related topics, such as “the basics,” “pitfalls,” and “perks” of having credit. Now is a great time to pull it…

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And Baby Makes a Family: Baby-Making Options for Gay Couples & Single Adults

Before the start of the so-called gay baby boom 20 years ago, most gay parents had either conceived their children during prior heterosexual relationships, or adopted as single parents. Others…

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Endings.

This has been quite the year so far for transgender people, and is perhaps most notable for the endings it has brought about. In January, talk show host Katie Couric…

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Nigeria’s GLBT-Cleansing Law

When Nigeria’s “yan dandu” (shorthand for “men who act like women” or cross-dressers) population no longer walked freely and publicly in their communities it was a clear and ominous sign…

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Network News: April 2014

Honorees Announced for LI GLBT Network Equality Awards Gala Largest GLBT Fundraising Dinner on Long Island Set for Friday, May 2nd. The Long Island GLBT Network (The Network), the nation’s…