Topics :: Orlando

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The Post-Orlando Gun Debate in the LGBT Community

NATIONAL | By Jill Gleeson | Aug 20
A resurgence in membership has reactivated Pink Pistols chapters around the country. At the same time, a new anti-gun group has emerged. But the two may not necessarily be in complete opposition.

Philly4Pulse :: July 21, 2016

The entire Gayborhood came together for the victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre. Area dignitaries acted as guest bartenders, along with two bartenders from Pulse Nightclub. Thousands of people helped to raise money for the victims.

Orlando: Much Has Happened in the Two Weeks Since the Shootings

NATIONAL | By Rhuaridh Marr | Jun 26
Almost two weeks since the worst mass shooting in recent history, a lot has happened.

In SF, Latinos March for Orlando

NEWS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jun 25
Hundreds of LGBT Latinos and their supporters marched from the Castro to the Mission Saturday, shrouded in grief for the 49 lives lost in the mass shooting at a gay Orlando nightclub and vowing to show love for each other in the face of hate.

Thousands Join Orlando Vigil One Week After Massacre

CRIME | Jun 20
Some 50,000 people gathered for a vigil in Orlando one week after a gunman entered the Pulse nightclub and killed 49 people.

Discover Gay Florida :: Orlando

By Mike Halterman | Jul 25
It was the opening of Walt Disney World in 1971 that would change the area forever, as it brought millions of tourists from around the world to this unassuming, simple, mid-sized American city.

Thornton Park District

By Mike Halterman | May 10
Chic, fun and vibrant, this neighborhood attracts many cutting-edge artists and entrepreneurs, followed closely by a youthful clientele.

Orlando's Cultural Scene Grows Up

Mar 23
Long derided as a cultural wasteland, Orlando's restaurant and performing arts scene has grown up in recent years, and it is starting to attract attention from national arbiters of taste.

Orlando Supports Overturning Gay Marriage Ban

Orlando’s city council has voted to support overturning Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage.

Orlando Black Pride Celebrates Diversity and Equality

May 29
Serving the LGBTQ community for more than a decade, Orlando Black Pride will take place June 4-8 at the the Stay Sky Suites, the host hotel on International Drive; Pirates Dinner Adventure; Club 369; and other venues in Orlando.

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