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Top Gay Bars In Denver

With an active gay community and popular LGBT events, Denver has a host of gay-friendly bars and clubs that are welcoming and fun. Some are well known and have been around for decades, while others are new and provide the gay community with something different.

04/16/2015

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Conservative Group Bars GOP Gay Organization’s Booth From Denver Event

Organizers of a conservative conference in Denver this summer have told a gay Republican group it cannot have a booth at the event.

04/15/2015

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Cakes Bake Tension Between Gay Rights, Religious Objections

A pair of Colorado cases – locally dubbed the “Cake Wars” – have added a new twist to the fight over LGBT discrimination and religious objections playing out across the U.S.

04/07/2015

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Bomb Squad Scours Police Station While Meeting Is Held Over Shootings

The Denver Police District 2 station was evacuated on Saturday so the bomb squad could investigate a suspicious package. About the same time emotions flared at a community meeting with police over officer-involved shootings.

01/31/2015

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Colorado: Gay Bar Discriminated Against Man In Drag

Colorado regulators say a Denver gay bar discriminated against a man when a bouncer denied him entry last year because he was dressed in drag.

08/04/2014

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PrideFest Crowd Sees Progress, Acknowledges Challenges

More than 325,000 people gathered in Civic Center Park this weekend to celebrate Denver’s PrideFest.

06/22/2014

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Colorado Once Faced Same Problems As Arizona Over Perceived Anti-Gay Bill

The governor of Arizona announced that she vetoed a controversial bill that would have pitted religious rights against gay rights. Colorado faced boycotts when it waded into the gay rights issue in the early 1990s.

02/26/2014

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Colorado College Job Application Features The Word ‘Queer’

The word “queer” appears in the voluntary gender section responses of the applications and the private school in Colorado Springs stands by the wording.

11/08/2013

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Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

Mark Bingham, right, is shown with his mother, Alice Hoagland, in the documentary “With You.” (credit: withyoufilm.com)

‘With You’ Documentary On Flight 93 Hero, Family Premieres

It took nine years, but a documentary celebrating United Airlines Flight 93 passenger Mark Bingham’s life premiered in June.

06/18/2011