LGBTQ

NYPD investigating South Ozone Park attack as hate crime
NYPD investigating South Ozone Park attack as hate crime
Police Maggie Hayes 7/02/2013 at 12:54PM

A Far Rockaway man was struck with a trophy outside of a bar, resulting in several medical staples to his head. He said he was attacked because he is gay. “The bouncer let my basher run before the cops came,” said Zaman Mohamed Amin, the victim and a well-known figure in the LGBTQ community, on [...]

Queens holds 21st Pride Parade
Queens holds 21st Pride Parade
West Angy Altamirano 6/04/2013 at 2:45PM

Colorful flags and smiling faces were filled with pride as they took to the streets in Jackson Heights to celebrate the borough’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) community. On June 2, elected officials, supporters and members of the LGBTQ community from throughout the city gathered for the 21st Queens Pride Parade and Multicultural [...]