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Trump Protests In Philadelphia :: January 26, 2017

Trump Protests In Philadelphia :: January 26, 2017

Jan 28
Many thousands of protesters marched in Philly covering multiple group events being held in many locations all over the city. From Rittenhouse Square to outside the Loews Hotel and everywhere in-between people rallied to get their voices heard.

Philly Queer Rage(r) Protest the GOP Guerilla Dance Party :: January 25, 2017

Philly Queer Rage(r) Protest the GOP Guerilla Dance Party :: January 25, 2017

Jan 27
This past Wednesday was anything but ordinary in Philadelphia. Outside of the Lowes Hotel they held the Queer Rage(r): Guerilla Dance Party in protest of the Republican Congressional Retreat. With Glowsticks, flashlights & dance music, over 2000 attended.

Several Idaho Gay Rights Activists to be Sentenced

Jul 21
Nearly two dozen gay rights activists who were arrested after they blocked doorways in the Idaho Statehouse are set to be sentenced in Boise's 4th District Court.

Hundreds Counterprotest Westboro Baptist Church at DC School

By Winnie McCroy | Jun 9
The anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church were met with a contingent of several hundred counterprotestors when they came to protest Wilson High School in D.C.

Russia Approves Official Gay Rights Protest

By Winnie McCroy | May 9
For the first time since enacting their federal anti-gay laws last summer, officials in Russia have agreed to allow gay rights activists to hold a protest.

Idaho Gay Rights Protesters Jailed After Vigil Attempt

Mar 7
he leader of the Add the Words group and two other gay activists were arrested at the Idaho Capitol late Thursday night after police nixed their plan to hold an all-night vigil inside the building.

Gay Rights Protesters Return to Utah Capitol

By Michelle L. Price | Mar 5
Protesters pushing for Utah to adopt a statewide anti-discrimination law protecting sexual and gender orientation are returning to the state Capitol three weeks after they were arrested for blocking entrances to committee rooms.

More Idaho Gay Rights Activists Jailed After Protest

Mar 4
Twenty-three gay rights activists have been arrested after blocking the entrance to Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter’s office inside the Idaho Statehouse, the latest in a string of arrests related to protests over attempts to add anti-discrimination protections to

7 Gay Rights Activists Arrested During Idaho Capitol Protest

Feb 20
Idaho State Police arrested six people for trespassing and another for misdemeanor battery after three dozen gay rights protesters blocked entrances to the Idaho Senate.

More Olympic-Linked Furor Over Russia Anti-Gay Law

By David Crary | Feb 6
Protesters in cities around the world targeted major Olympic sponsors Wednesday, just ahead of the Winter Games in Sochi, urging them to speak out against Russia’s law restricting gay-rights activities.

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