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Sam Smith in studio at Fresh 102.7 (Photo: Joe Cingrana/Fresh 102.7)

In the Midst of Pride Week in NYC, Sam Smith Gives Some ‘Coming Out’ Advice

When Sam Smith stopped in to the Jim & Kim Morning Show this week, he spoke about his story and how important he feels it is for people to be themselves – no matter what.

06/27/2014

Marriage equality supporters rally on March 24, 2013 in New York City. (Credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

N.J. Judge: Same-Sex Couples Must Be Allowed To Marry

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – A New Jersey judge has ruled that the state must allow same-sex couples to marry.

09/27/2013

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“Straight” Jim Learns Some Fabulous Dance Moves For His First Gay Wedding

Let’s face it, there are a lot of things about Jim Douglas that set him far above the rest of the world’s straight men. As a self-professed metrosexual, Jim frequently tends to his plants around the office and he’s the first to mention how pretty Kim looks on a daily basis. But when it comes to dancing, Jim is as straight as they come.

09/26/2013

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Christina Aguilera Celebrates Equality in Her ‘Let There Be Love’ Video

In keeping with her equality message, Aguilera has now released a DIY clip for “Let There Be Love,” featuring her friends Christina Milian, Nicole Richie and Chris Mann from The Voice.

08/30/2013

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Lady Gaga Sings, Speaks Out Against LGBT Hate Crimes At NYC Pride

At NYC’s Pier 26 Friday (June 28), Lady Gaga made her first public appearance since she injured her hip. The occasion was the launch of Pride weekend, and Gaga came out to sing the national anthem.

07/01/2013

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Melissa Etheridge To Wed After Gay Marriage Ruling

With the U.S. Supreme Court’s blessing, Melissa Etheridge announced yesterday (June 26) that she plans to marry her longtime girlfriend, television writer Linda Wallem.

06/27/2013

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Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato, Gerard Way & More React To DOMA Ruling

A number of musicians were quick to respond on Twitter with their support for the ruling in support of gay marriage. More to come, we imagine, as the West Coast wakes up and sees the big news.

06/26/2013

Photo: Mariela Lombard for GLSEN. L-R: NBA Commissioner, David Stern, Jason Collins, GLSEN Executive Director Eliza Byard.

GLSEN Honors Jason Collins and Other LGBT Role Models

GLSEN is the leading national education organization focused on ensuring safe schools for all students and seeks to develop school climates where difference is valued for the positive contribution it makes to creating a more vibrant and diverse community.

05/22/2013

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One Of First Lesbian Couples Legally Married In New York To Divorce

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork.com) – Just a few days shy of their one year anniversary as a legally married couple, Dese’Rae Stage and Katie Marks have announced their plans for divorce. In June 2011, the couple […]

06/26/2012

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