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Activist Seeks Rainbow Crossing in Northampton, Mass.

A Northampton activist is pushing for a symbolic show of support for the gay community.

US Figure Skater Wagner Likes Sochi’s Rainbow Hues

INTERNATIONAL | By Rachel Cohen | Feb 5
American figure skater Ashley Wagner loves the multihued designs all around the Sochi Olympics - they remind her of a rainbow gay pride flag.

Poll Finds Pride Flag More Offensive Than Confederate Flag

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 13
A recent poll by the Public Policy Polling group found that the gay Pride flag was more offensive to the average American than the racist-tinged Confederate flag.

Gay Pride Banner Could Prompt South Louisiana Flag Limit

LOCAL | Jul 7
A south Louisiana official says he’s drafting a proposal to limit the types of flags that can be flown on government property after hearing complaints about a gay pride flag being hoisted temporarily in a local park.

MUMC Re-examines Rainbow Flag Policy

LOCAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Oct 22
Facing renewed criticism over how it oversees the Castro’s iconic giant rainbow flag, the gayborhood’s merchant group is re-examining its policies regarding the flagpole at Harvey Milk Plaza.

Hillcrest Pride Flag

LOCAL | By Michael Brennan | Jul 13
We plan to celebrate our community on Friday, July 20 and raise the flag for the first time at the Stonewall Rally to kick off Pride weekend, with the Pride of Hillcrest Street Party held beneath the proud symbol.

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