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LGBTQ Victory Fund endorses Pete Buttigieg for president

NEW YORK (AP) — The largest political action committee dedicated to electing LGBTQ candidates endorsed Democrat Pete Buttigieg for president on Friday, saying he’s “redefining what is possible in American politics” and is the best person to defeat President Donald Trump. LGBTQ Victory Fund President Annise Parker joined the 37-year-old gay mayor of South Bend,…

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50 years of LGBTQ pride showcased in protests, parades

NEW YORK (AP) — Crowds gathered outside New York’s historic Stonewall Inn on Sunday to celebrate five decades of LGBTQ pride on the 50th anniversary of the police raid that sparked the modern-day gay rights movement. Other cities throughout the country planned parades. More than 2,000 people gathered outside the bar where patrons resisted a…

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