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NYC Mayor Marches in Gay Pre-St. Patrick's Parade

NATIONAL | By Verena Dobnik | Mar 1
Mayor Bill de Blasio told hundreds of participants at a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender-friendly St. Patrick's Day parade on Sunday that a society for all is one that embraces and respects everyone.

Thousands March in NYC, Around Globe Over Climate

INTERNATIONAL | By Verena Dobnik and Michael Sisak | Sep 21
Accompanied by drumbeats, wearing costumes and carrying signs, thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of Manhattan and other cities around the world on Sunday to urge policy makers to take action on climate change.

Tim Gunn Reveals Latest Anti-Gay Rant by Carriage Driver, Asks Mayor When Horses Will Be Retired

As NYC Pride week starts, PETA releases new video showing more hate speech spewed by carriage drivers.

DeBlasio Vows Not to March in Any Parade that Isn’t LGBT Inclusive

PRIDE | By EDGE | Jun 17
Making good on his promise to stand with all New Yorkers, Mayor Bill De Blasio announced this weekend that he and his wife Chirlane McCray, will not march in any parade that excludes the city’s LGBT community.

Panti-Monium: Where Pride Meets St. Patrick’s Day

LOCAL | By Alice Farrell | Mar 17
Drag performer Panti (aka Rory O’Neill) was the "Queen of Queens" marching with Mayor Bill deBlasio earlier this month at the "St. Patrick’s Parade for All" across the East River in Sunnyside, Queens.

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