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A bronze plaque in the sidewalk in San Francisco's Castro District honoring pioneers in the LGBT community is part of the Rainbow Honor Walk. (CBS)

Rainbow Honor Walk Unveiled In San Francisco’s Castro District

A Rainbow Honor Walk was unveiled in the Castro District in San Francisco Tuesday.

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Supporters of gay marriage gather in front of the US Supreme Court on March 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. Same-sex marriage takes center stage at the US Supreme Court on Tuesday as the justices begin hearing oral arguments on the emotionally-charged issue that has split the nation. (AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad)

Utah Couples Pushing For Supreme Court Ruling On Constitutionality Of Gay Marriage Ban

It is vital that justices weigh in about whether state same-sex marriage bans violate the Constitution to settle the matter for a nation that needs an answer, said Kate Kendell, executive director for the National Center for Lesbian Rights. The group is representing the couples alongside private attorneys in Utah.

08/08/2014

Hoover Tower near the Main Quad at Stanford University in the San Francisco Bay Area, Palo Alto, California, United States of America, North America

Stanford Ranked As Most LGBT-Friendly University

Students were surveyed on 130,00 students attending the 379 colleges ranked in the publication, which uses the results to rank schools on 62 different characteristics ranging from best college theater to most politically active students (surprise – Cal didn’t crack the top 20).

08/05/2014

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Obama Signs Order To Protect Gay, Transgender Workers

President Barack Obama on Monday gave employment protection to gay and transgender workers in the federal government and its contracting agencies, after being convinced by advocates of what he called the “irrefutable rightness of your cause.”

07/21/2014

2014 SF Gay Pride Celebration Main Stage on Civic Center Plaza

San Francisco Pride Celebration A Huge Love Fest On Civic Center Plaza

Pride Weekend culminated in a huge block party in Civic Center Plaza. The celebration was reminiscent of an old school San Francisco love-in — on steroids.

06/29/2014

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Silicon Valley Workers Out En Masse At San Francisco’s Pride Parade

The fog and cold stayed away, but Silicon Valley’s tech community was out in full force at Sunday’s 19th Annual Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco.

06/29/2014

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Pride Parade Draws Hundreds Of Thousands To SF Market Street

San Francisco’s Gay Pride event is in its 44th year; the parade got started Sunday morning at Beale and Market streets and continues on Market Street to Eighth Street.

06/29/2014

Pride Flag (credit: Ludovic Bertron/Wikipedia Commons)

San Francisco, Bay Area Gear Up For Pride Weekend 2014

Pride Weekend is gearing up to be a packed two days with some events starting Friday to celebrate the LGBT community in the Bay Area and around the world.

06/27/2014

US Vice-President Joe Biden  (JOHAN ORDONEZ/Getty Images)

Biden: Protecting Gay Rights Trumps Cultural Traditions

Vice President Joe Biden declared that protecting gay rights is a defining mark of a civilized nation takes precedence over national cultures and social traditions.

06/26/2014

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Appeals Court Upholds Ban On Removing Gay Jurors Because Of Sexual Orientation

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider its ruling banning the removal of prospective jurors because of their sexual orientation.

06/24/2014

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