Iranians navigate turbulent currency market, uncertain future. Some threw bottles and stones. This one is going to be a hard NOPE for me. But it proved to be a turning point, unleashing a wave of organizing and activism. The fact that the NYPD are driving in rainbow colored police cars in honor of gay pride and the Orlando victims is just??.
In the s, it was common for the police to raid gay bars, arrest cross-dressers and harass customers, often on the pretext of cracking down on prostitution or other organized crime activities.
New surge of African migrants arriving at US southern border. LGBT people could be subject to arrest for showing affection, dancing together, even for not wearing a certain number of items deemed gender-appropriate. Members of GOAL see themselves as activists within a police department that has been historically slow to change. Get New York Today in your inbox.
Rodriguez said while he knows where the protesters are coming from, he disagrees with their tactics.