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Anchorage center’s LGBT pride flag vandalized for third time in a year

Thursday, June 25, 2015
The partially burned flag continues to fly outside Identity's community center to call awareness to the crime.
An Anchorage LGBT community center is flying a half-burned rainbow flag after someone vandalized the organization for the third time in less than a year. ...

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All because of the colors on a flag…

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
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I’ve been thinking a great deal about flags the past few days. All this whining from the confederate flag-loving people about southern pride and southern heritage -- all because of the colors on a flag. ...

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Rainbow pride flag outside Montana VA headquarters garners opposition

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
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The rainbow-colored pride flag for the LGBT community flying at Montana Veterans Affairs headquarters has sparked some debate. ...

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Costa Rica president raises pride flag in observance of IDAHOT

Friday, May 16, 2014
Tico Times
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Costa Rica's new president has raised a gay pride flag next to the country's flag at the presidential residence as part of an anti-discrimination observance. ...

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San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood to get rainbow crosswalks

Saturday, March 15, 2014
The winning design for San Francisco's rainbow sidewalks is similar to this crosswalk in Vancouver, BC.
SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco's famed LGBT-friendly Castro district will be showing more of its gay pride when the city paints four crosswalks in the colors of the Rainbow Pride flag. ...

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Toronto mayor demands rainbow flag be removed from city hall

Friday, February 7, 2014
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TORONTO -- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford wants a rainbow flag flying at City Hall protesting Russia's law restricting gay rights activities to be removed. ...

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Gay Russian protester detained for unfurling rainbow flag at Olympic relay

Saturday, January 18, 2014
Andrei Nasonov, APSecurity personnel detain Pavel Lebedev, a gay protester who unfurled a rainbow flag during the Olympic torch relay as it passed through his hometown of Voronezh, 334 miles south of Moscow, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014.
MOSCOW -- A gay Russian protester was detained on Saturday for unfurling a rainbow flag during the Olympic torch relay as it passed through his hometown of Voronezh, 560 miles north of Sochi, where the games will begin Feb. 7. ...

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Rainbow Christmas lights in memory of gay teen spark controversy in Italy

Sunday, December 8, 2013
AFP
ROME, Italy -- The rainbow-themed Christmas lights that were illuminated Friday on Rome's main shopping street have sparked controversy in the Italian capital city. ...

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Poll: Republicans more tolerant of students wearing Confederate flag over rainbow flag

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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A new poll finds that Republicans are more tolerant of high school students wearing a Confederate battle flag to school than they are of students wearing a gay pride (rainbow) flag to school. ...

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Tenn. university student arrested over stolen ‘stars and stripes’ rainbow flag

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
MT Lambda display at MTSU.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Police say they have recovered a controversial rainbow-colored flag that was taken from a display at Middle Tennessee State University. ...

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