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Wed, Aug 1, 2018
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Levi's, Lyft join coalition pledging not to discriminate against LGBT

More than 1,200 businesses, including Levi Strauss, Yelp and Lyft, have joined a coalition pledging not to discriminate against employees or customers based on factors such as race or sexual orientation. read...

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Wed, Feb 17, 2016
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Chicago-based Paradise 4 Paws Pet Resort to assume operations of Petco's Pooch Hotel brand

Saq Nadeem, 38, who lives in Chicago's Buena Park neighborhood with his partner, Daniel, and their five furry children (three cats and two dogs), is the founder and CEO of Paradise 4 Paws. read...

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Mon, Apr 6, 2015
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Barney Frank predicts end to homophobia within 10 years

Former congressman Barney Frank has predicted an end to homophobia in the United States within ten years. read...

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Wed, Jul 2, 2014
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Center on Halsted Strives to Assist Chicago LGBTQ Community and Conducts a New Study

Ever since 1973, community service organization the Center on Halsted has made its cultural mark in helping the needs of nearly every different member in the LGBTQ community in Chicago. read...

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Thu, Jun 19, 2014
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Proud to Run 5K races through Chicago's lakefront Pride Parade weekend

Proud to Run celebrates their 33rd annual LGBT 5K race on Saturday, June 28, 2014 along Chicago's lakefront. read...

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Tue, Jun 17, 2014
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Parade route restaurants for Pride brunch

Pride Week will bring people into Chicago's Lakeview neighorhood from all over the place to celebrate the festive activities. read...

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Wed, Jun 4, 2014
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June 26th Pride 5K run underlines 'plus one' party celebration

The first annual Pride 5K Run/Walk Race takes place at 7:30 p.m. on June 26. read...

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Thu, Aug 29, 2013
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All legal same-sex marriages will be recognized for Federal tax purposes

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today ruled that same-sex couples, legally married in jurisdictions that recognize their marriages, will be treated as married for federal tax purposes. The ruling applies regardless of whether the couple lives in a jurisdiction that recognizes same-sex marriage... read...

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Fri, Apr 12, 2013
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Developers share vision for 'straight-friendly' hotel in Boystown

Developers behind the "straight-friendly" boutique hotel, which was recently announced for Boystown, presented their plans to the public for the first time on Thursday evening. read...

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Sun, Mar 24, 2013
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Political strategist Rove says Republican candidates could be for gay marriage

Sunday on ABC News This Week with George Stephanopoulos, former Bush deputy chief of staff Karl Rove weighed in on same-sex marriage. When asked by the host "can you imagine the next presidential campaign, a Republican candidate saying flat out I am for gay marriage?" Rove responded: "I could." read...

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Fri, Mar 22, 2013
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Starbucks' Howard Schultz defends decision to back gay marriage

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has defended the decision to back gay marriage in Washington state. read...

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Thu, Mar 14, 2013
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Halsted Vodka founders stress connection to Chicago's LGBT community

Launched last October, Halsted Vodka is a new concept in spirits, dedicated to championing the LGBT community directly by donating 15% of its profits and company equity to local LGBT organizations. read...

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Tue, Mar 12, 2013
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Goldman Sachs' Lloyd Blankfein says gay marriage is business issue; knocks FRC

Lloyd Blankfein, the CEO of Goldman Sachs, has said he believes gay marriage is a business issue and has criticized opponents as biased. read...

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Thu, Mar 7, 2013
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Study: Same-sex marriage could add $103 million to Illinois economy

Extending marriage rights to same-sex couples in Illinois would generate up to $103 million in spending to the state and local economy, according to a study released Wednesday by the Williams Institute. read...

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Wed, Feb 20, 2013
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Marianne Williamson to introduce "The Law of Divine Compensation"

Internationally acclaimed author and lecturer Marianne Williamson will talk about the spiritual secrets to financial abundance found in her newest book, THE LAW OF DIVINE COMPENSATION: On Work, Money, and... read...

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Fri, Jan 18, 2013
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Cocktail bankruptcy dismissed, assets seized

Cocktail, a once popular gay bar in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood at the southeast corner of Roscoe and Halsted, has received an apparent death blow as the owner and landlord of the building, 3357-59 N. Halsted Street, LLC, today seized all property on the premises. read...

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Mon, Jan 14, 2013
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Illinois business leaders come out in support of marriage equality

Fifty Illinois businesses and executives publicly came out in support of marriage equality Sunday, citing fairness, economic boost and a need to keep Illinois competitive. read...

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Sat, Nov 24, 2012
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Small Business Saturday: Shop Lakeview and Boystown

Saturday, November 24, 2012 is Small Business Saturday, a day created to help small businesses gain exposure during the busy holiday season. read...

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Sun, Oct 21, 2012
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Human Rights Campaign Chicago gala awards Jennifer Beals "Ally for Equality" award

This year's Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Chicago auction and dinner gala program, "Make Equality Count" awards "The L Word" and "Flashdance" Jennifer Beals with the Ally for Equality award. read...

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Wed, Oct 10, 2012
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HRC Gala to feature John Berry, openly gay member of Obama administration

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) announced today that John Berry, Director of the United States Office of Personnel Management, will speak at its 21st annual Chicago Gala Dinner and Auction on October 20, 2012. read...

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Tue, Sep 25, 2012
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Republican Biggert to benefit from gay-rights super PAC $500,000 ad buy

American Unity PAC, a super political action committee created and funded by pro-gay hedge fund manager Paul Singer, has indicated that they will spend $500,000 to support Republican Member of Congress Judy Biggert in her tight race with Democrat Bill Foster according to Crain's Chicago Business today. read...

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Mon, Sep 24, 2012
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Lambda Legal Seeks Survivor Benefits for Lesbian Partner of Shooting Victim in Alaska

Lambda Legal filed a legal challenge today on behalf of Deborah Harris, whose same-sex partner, Kerry Fadely, was shot and killed one year ago by a disgruntled former employee whom... read...

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Fri, Sep 21, 2012
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Dan Cathy denies Chick-fil-A has changed anti-gay practices

Conservative former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee has issued a statement on his website denying that Chick-fil-A has changed their position on funding anti-gay marriage groups. read...

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Wed, Sep 19, 2012
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Chick-Fil-A throws a bone to LGBT

According to a press release from The Civil Rights Agenda (TCRA) just before midnight on Tuesday, pressures from Alderman Proco Joe Moreno have resulted in an internal company declaration by Chick-fil-A that they will no longer fund anti-gay organizations. read...

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Tue, Sep 11, 2012
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NAACP's Julian Bond: It's time blacks started talking about gay marriage

Julian Bond, chairman emeritus of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), believes its time African-Americans started talking about gay marriage. read...

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