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If it’s Pride Month… But this year, the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising that fueled the fire for a global LGBTQ movement, there’s also a lot more. From symposiums to movie screenings, walking tours to art exhibits, and even an opera, a slew of institutions and organizations are filling June with events that commemorate that moment and its impact through the past five decades, and also using it as inspiration for the current generation of activists to keep pushing for civil rights. ABC7 New York
Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway speaks to reporters outside the White House on President Trump’s threat of tariffs against Mexico along with other issues. “”Tariffs are a good way to get a trading partner’s attention and apparently the president did.”
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The New York Police Department addressed confusion about its crime statistics Thursday following a report by news agency, Newsy, that the NYPD is under-reporting its rape statistics by 38% compared to FBI crime data. ABC& New York video
The head of a local Boys and Girls Club is being honored during the 2019 Greenwich International Film Festival.
Bobby Walker Jr. has been selected as this year’s Community Changemaker Award recipient….. The club offers affordable after-school programs and summer camps to kids ages 6 and 18. Video ABC7 New York
Saturday marks the kick off to Pride Month and the 60th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, but police in New York City are now investigating a potential hate crime against the LGBTQ community.
Someone reportedly set fire to two rainbow flags flying outside of Alibi Lounge ( 2376 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, New York, NY 10030 ) around 1 a.m. Friday. This is the only gay bar in Harlem — and the only black-owned gay bar in the city. ABC7 New York video