At ChicagoPride.com, Sunday means that it's time to look back at this week in gay Chicago news as covered by the GoPride.com News Staff. The top local and national stories of interest as ranked by popularity on the network.
Chicago veteran reacts to gay Marine homecoming kiss http://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/26860276 "Bravo. It's about time," James Darby, an 80-year-old veteran and head of Chicago's American Veterans for Equal Rights, said of the photo of a Marine kissing his boyfriend upon returning home from a tour of duty.
Center on Halsted's sold out Oscar party raises more than $70,000 http://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/26829241 Center on Halsted's 2012 On the Red Carpet Oscar watch party brought glitz and glamour to Chicago's Park West Theater Sunday night, where more than 400 guests watched the Academy Awards in style.
Lady Gaga pushing Harvard to award degrees to gay students kicked out in 1920 http://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/26818900 Lady Gaga will arrive at Harvard on Wednesday, to announce the creation of her "Born This Way" foundation and also to push the school to posthumously award degrees to gay students who were kicked out in 1920.