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George Takei beams at front of Seattle pride, Macklemore surprises crowd

Monday, June 30, 2014
George Takei beams at front of Seattle pride march on Sunday, June 29, 2014.
SEATTLE — Thousands of people gathered in downtown Seattle on Sunday for the city's 40th annual Pride Parade. This year's theme — "Generations of Pride"— honors civil rights battles in the city that elected its first openly gay mayor last November. Actor George Takei, who played in the "Star Trek" TV show and movies and is now an activist ...

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N.C. teacher suspended for showing students ‘Same Love’ music video

Thursday, September 12, 2013
Same Love, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
TAYLORSVILLE, N.C. -- A middle school teacher in North Carolina has been suspended for showing a group of students a music video for a song that supports same-sex marriage.

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Suspension lifted on Michigan school teacher who played ‘gay’ song

Wednesday, December 5, 2012
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SOUTH LYON, Mich. -- A Detroit-area middle school teacher who was suspended last week for playing a "gay theme" song in class, has been reinstated and her docked pay restored following public outcry.

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