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Watch: Student banned from saying gay talks curls

A Florida school last week threatened to cut a gay Class President’s mic if he mentioned his sexuality during his graduation speech. Already a veteran activist at 18, Zander Moricz got around the ban by talking about his curls ie: his not so straight hair. Scroll down for the vid Earlier this year, Zander Moricz …

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NYC’s Florida billboards: Loud. Proud. Still Allowed

New York City mayor Eric Adams yesterday launched a campaign inviting Floridians concerned by their state’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ law to move to NYC. The campaign will include billboards with messages like Loud Proud Still Allowed, and Come to the city where you can say whatever you like. Another reads: People say a lot of …

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Disney-Pixar restores same-sex kiss to Toy Story prequel

According to an article in Variety, Disney-Pixar last week restored a same-sex kiss to the upcoming Toy Story prequel. The re-edit follows a joint statement from Pixar LGBTQ employees and allies claiming that Disney executives consistently censor ‘overtly gay affection’ in Pixar films. The statement called out Disney management for their response to Florida’s homophobic …

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Pulse Nightclub To Become Permanent Memorial And Museum

The site of the Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando will become a permanent memorial and museum. The plan was announced by Barbara Poma, the owner of the nightclub and executive director of the onePULSE Foundation, a non-profit created to raise funds for survivors and victims’ families. Forty-nine were killed at the site of the popular …