Pride Month

People take part in the 2018 Toronto Pride Parade
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Justin Udo
June 25, 2018 - 12:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Artist Gilbert Baker considered himself the "gay Betsy Ross," according to Michelle Millar Fisher. In 1978, Baker hand-dyed and stitched the two original eight-striped rainbow flags — the six-striped version is the primary usage today — for the Gay and Lesbian Freedom...
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Hadas Kuznits
June 15, 2018 - 3:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A local pizzeria is getting in the spirit of Pride Month. It's extended its limited edition "Pride Pies" through this weekend. Street artist Ambrella, known for her heart candy shaped designs with inspirational messages written on them throughout the city, has teamed...
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LGBTQ pride flag
Cherri Gregg
May 31, 2018 - 10:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As we enter the beginning of June, the calendar also marks the first day of Pride Month in Philadelphia. To celebrate the LGBTQ community, the city has planned a number of events. The annual celebration will kick off at 5 p.m. on June 7 with the raising of the LGBT...
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