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Police Investigating Attack During Detroit Gay Pride Event

Police are investigating a report by a 20-year-old gay man who said he was beaten by five to eight men in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2014

Still A Problem, But Overall Hate Crimes Drop

New numbers from the FBI show a drop in hate crimes across the nation. The FBI reports there were 6,200 incidents in 2011, down from over 6,600 the year before.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2012

Hundreds of activists take part in the Gay Parade in Caracas, July 4, 2010. AFP PHOTO/Miguel Gutierrez (Photo credit should read MIGUEL GUTIERREZ/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Motor City Pride’ Takes Over Hart Plaza

This weekend Hart Plaza will serve as the hub for celebrating the strength, vitality and unity of Metro Detroit’s LGBT community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2011

Tour Stops In Ann Arbor To Talk Pro-Equality Legislation

There’s a town hall meeting Wednesday in Ann Arbor to encourage Michigan to adopt an anti-gay discrimination policy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2011

Local Group Fights For Pro-Equality Legislation

A local group is fighting for legal equality for all people in Michigan, regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2011

Support For Gay Marriage Is Growing, Activist Says

(Alicia Skillman speaks with staffer – WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting) With same-sex marriage put on hold in California, the head of one local organization challenges those who support bans on gay marriage to take one important step.