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Durango, state LGBT advocacy groups and lawmakers respond to Trump’s tweets

DENVER – State and local LGBTQ advocacy groups as well as Colorado lawmakers responded harshly to President Donald Trump’s tweets announcing intentions to bar transgender people from the military....

DATE: July 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Pride on the rapids

DATE: June 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance – and face some

NEW YORK – Gay pride parades Sunday in New York, San Francisco and other cities are spotlighting resistance to what participants see as new pressure on gay rights, while contending with the...

DATE: June 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Durango shows its pride

Themes of love, diversity and acceptance poured into the streets Saturday for the Pride Parade on Main Avenue in Durango. About 200 people participated in the parade, which started near Seventh...

DATE: June 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Arrest of student spurs Fort Lewis College march

The line between free speech and hate speech became a little blurry for some students this week at Fort Lewis College when a “campus preacher” proselytized about specific groups, including...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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‘We Are One Colorado’ tour to arrive March 10

One Colorado, the state’s leading advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities, will bring the “We Are One Colorado” tour to Durango March 10. A presentation...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Pride comes to Purgatory

Draped in rainbow flags and sporting rainbow wigs, skiers and snowboarders took to the slopes Saturday afternoon for the Winter Pride parade at Purgatory Resort. The Four Corners Alliance for...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Transgender Day of Remembrance will be Sunday

The Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil and Service will take place at 6 p.m. Sunday at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Durango, 419 San Juan Drive. Transgender Day of Remembrance is held...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango Pride on display in rainbow colors

Two weeks after 49 people were killed at an Orlando nightclub frequented by the LGBTQ community, Durangoans donned their rainbow colors and paraded down Main Avenue for the seventh annual Durango...

DATE: June 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Flying the flags of Pride

DATE: June 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Party for Pride

The seventh annual Durango Pride Festival will be kicking off Wednesday. Formerly called the Four Corners Pride Festival, the event offers five days of fun events for everyone. And, in the wake of...

DATE: June 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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Candlelight vigil in Durango to remember Orlando victims

The Four Corners Alliance for Diversity will hold a vigil at 8:30 p.m. today to remember the victims of the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. The vigil will be at Rotary Park, 15th Street and...

DATE: June 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News