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Cincinnati USA CVB’s LGBT Outreach in 2017, With An Emphasis on Sports

Cincinnati USA CVB’s LGBT Outreach in 2017, With An Emphasis on Sports | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it
David Ziegler, National Sales Manager of the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitor Bureau, had the opportunity to sit down with Connect Sports and talk about why bringing LGBTQ Sporting events to Cincinnati was so important.
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Bolingbrook Pride Picnic and Puppies in 2019

Bolingbrook Pride Picnic and Puppies in 2019 | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Bolingbrook Pride is returning to the Chicago suburbs on June 9th, from noon to 6 pm. What began as a first-time community event last summer is currently in the planning and fundraising stages for an even better experience this year!

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It's never been better to be LGBT in the Midwest

It's never been better to be LGBT in the Midwest | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Samantha Allen, an author and reporter covering LGBT issues, traveled the Midwest recently to learn about our community’s resolve during

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The pride of San Francisco: "I Am Harvey Milk"

The pride of San Francisco: "I Am Harvey Milk" | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

The New Mexico Gay Men’s Chorus brings I Am Harvey Milk to New Mexico for the first time on Thursday, March 21, at the Lensic Performing Arts Center. All 60 vocalists in the 38-year-old troupe perform, as well as three soloists: Bill Brooks as Milk, twelve-year-old Allen Dominguez as the young Milk, and soprano Ingela Onstad as a mother/muse figure.

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Barry Hoy Explores New York For WorldPride 2019

Barry Hoy Explores New York For WorldPride 2019 | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

From brunches to parades, New York Pride offers endless opportunities, but Barry Hoy gives us his four can’t-misses that everyone should experience.

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Miami Beach Welcomes and Celebrates the LGBTQ Community All Year Long

Miami Beach Welcomes and Celebrates the LGBTQ Community All Year Long | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Miami Beach is an award-winning LGBTQ destination filled with spirit and pride offering a multitude of experiences that cater to gay travelers from around the globe. From new, “hetero-friendl…

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Photos | Miami Beach's Hotel Gaythering fifth anniversary 'gayla'

Photos | Miami Beach's Hotel Gaythering fifth anniversary 'gayla' | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Hotel Gaythering is more than a hotel that caters to a gay clientele. It's also one of the hottest gay bars in Miami Beach. So you just know that for their fifth anniversary, the Hotel Gaythering had something fabulous planned. The South Beach destination decided to do a take on the Met Gala, which - in this case - was called a "gayla."The costume party's theme was "Savage Love" and there was a red carpet with interviews streamed live on Instagram. DJ Hottpants was spinning.

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A Night with the 'Shower Boys' of Paris

A Night with the 'Shower Boys' of Paris | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

In the city's Marais district, naked male strippers take a shower in the middle of a bar.

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Indy Rainbow Chamber of Commerce Hires New Executive Director

Indy Rainbow Chamber of Commerce Hires New Executive Director | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

The Indy Rainbow Chamber of Commerce has hired Joey Amato as their new Executive Director. Amato recently relocated to Indianapolis from Nashville, Tennessee, but has previously published an upscale LGBT lifestyle magazine in Indianapolis called UNITE and worked closely with the Chamber through that venture. Amato will be taking over day-to-day operations of the Chamber including membership outreach, corporate partnerships and public relations.

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Socially Relevant: Adam Barr speaks to UMaine students about his experiences as a television writer

Socially Relevant: Adam Barr speaks to UMaine students about his experiences as a television writer | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Adam Barr grew up in Lewiston, Maine where his parents were deeply involved in the community. Through their work, they got to meet with people from different races, religions and socioeconomic backgrounds. His mother worked for a non-profit organization that provided education and job training to developmentally disabled adults and his father was a salesman that drove all over the state to meet clients. Barr often accompanied his father on these visits which took them all over the state to visit clients’ farms, businesses and homes.

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After national vote for LGBT restrictions, Portland Methodists send message of inclusion

After national vote for LGBT restrictions, Portland Methodists send message of inclusion | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

'You are welcome in this place,' the husband-and-wife pastors of HopeGateWay tell their congregation at Sunday's services.

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Talking LGBTQIA+ POC With Kirthana Selvaraj

Talking LGBTQIA+ POC With Kirthana Selvaraj | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Kirthana Selvaraj talks to our Australian Fair Director about her Queer identity and the radical subject matter in her work. This interview is part of our global International Women's Day campaign

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The Group Getting Queer People Outside Together

The Group Getting Queer People Outside Together | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

The Venture Out Project is doing more than just teaching outdoor skills. It's creating a community.

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Officials with The Woodlands Pride Festival look toward future, ready for Sept. 28 event

Officials with The Woodlands Pride Festival look toward future, ready for Sept. 28 event | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Members of the LBGTQIA community and its allies have a lot to look forward to when The Woodlands Pride brings its second annual The Woodlands Pride Festival to Town Green Park on Sept. 28.

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Pete Buttigieg, the young and openly gay Midwest mayor, finds a voice in crowded Democratic presidential field

Pete Buttigieg, the young and openly gay Midwest mayor, finds a voice in crowded Democratic presidential field | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

The Navy veteran with a hard-to-pronounce name, from a city small enough to fit every resident in a college football stadium, seems to be winning the argument at the moment. Weeks after declaring his interest in challenging President Donald Trump, he has become, if not exactly well-known, a subject of interest for many Democratic voters, buoyed by a breakout performance at a CNN town hall on March 10.

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For Trans Angelenos, a Job Fair for Gender-Diverse People Can Be More Than a Place to Find Work

For Trans Angelenos, a Job Fair for Gender-Diverse People Can Be More Than a Place to Find Work | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Peyton Ashby went looking for a job—and she found a community

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Dreaming a Dream in Ptown: ‘Where Being Gay Is a Non-Issue’

Dreaming a Dream in Ptown: ‘Where Being Gay Is a Non-Issue’ | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

It’s September in Provincetown, Massachusetts, the cool-crisp calm before the bitter-cold calm: wintertime, when travelers admire the cozy Cape Cod resort town’s frosted beauty beside a fireplace inside a cabin. The iced rich-blue Provincetown Harbor to the southeast, Cape Cod Bay to the south and west, Massachusetts Bay to the northwest

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How did Dallas’ Oak Lawn community get its start? Curious Texas investigates

How did Dallas’ Oak Lawn community get its start? Curious Texas investigates | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

...the LGBTQ community migrated to the Cedar Springs area after their downtown Dallas clubs and bars continued to be raided by Dallas police. Gay bars emerged in the area at what is known as The Crossroads -- the intersection at Throckmorton Street and Cedar Springs Road.

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Meet Jason Hill: The Creator of Los Angeles' Transgender Career Fair

Meet Jason Hill: The Creator of Los Angeles' Transgender Career Fair | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Hill's approach to building Transcend was decidedly grassroots. Through their efforts, they assembled a wide breadth of 81 participating employers, "plus a waiting list" — from Paramount to UCLA to Starbucks. The event will be held at the Los Angeles Trade Center on March 13 from 1 to 4 PM.

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A Virginia Commonwealth University professor uses the kudzu vine as a symbol for gay tenacity

A Virginia Commonwealth University professor uses the kudzu vine as a symbol for gay tenacity | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

After years of researching plants, Aaron McIntosh saw a metaphor in kudzu. Like the invasive vine, gay people across the South have learned to thrive in inhospitable environments.

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TAT launches video to promote Thailand as safe for LGBT+ tourists

TAT launches video to promote Thailand as safe for LGBT+ tourists | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Tourism Thailand revealed their new progressive LGBT+ travelers campaign in an effort to display Thailand as a diverse and welcoming destination for LGBT+ explorers.

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Queer black mob face struggles beyond marriage equality

Queer black mob face struggles beyond marriage equality | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

The burdens faced by queer Indigenous mob need to be recognised. We should find strength and solidarity through our queerness

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'Tear You Apart' at Rivendell Theatre is about millennial roommates, slowly breaking up

'Tear You Apart' at Rivendell Theatre is about millennial roommates, slowly breaking up | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Despite its misleading, click-baity title, “I Wanna (expletive) Tear You Apart,” now at the Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, is actually a variously sweet and (mildly) bitter play about roomie friendship and the intense, difficult-to-define relationships that (depending on how they turn out) can either merely suck up a lot of our 20s or sustain us for the rest of our lives.

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Punk and All the Sex and Love and Gender Bending We Forgot About

Punk and All the Sex and Love and Gender Bending We Forgot About | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

A brilliant new show at New York’s Museum of Sex reveals a creative, rebellious culture that rewrote the rules about a lot more than just music.

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Panti Bliss leads Irish float in front of half a million people at Sydney's Mardi Gras

Panti Bliss leads Irish float in front of half a million people at Sydney's Mardi Gras | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Panti Bliss dazzled the crowds at Sydney’s Mardi Gras last night as she led the Irish float through the city as 500,000 people cheered on.

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The first haven for homeless LGBTQ youth opens in Milwaukee

The first haven for homeless LGBTQ youth opens in Milwaukee | #ILoveGay | Scoop.it

Take a tour of the beautiful Courage House, providing a modern place to stay and other support for homeless LGBTQ youth in Milwaukee.

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