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Judy Shepard, An Ally of Strength and Grace

Last night, I had the opportunity to see Judy Shepard speak. What was even more meaningful is I took my own mother with me. The story of Matthew Shepard’s death is familiar and yet no less meaningful. The woman who continues to tell it and to advocate for our community on his behalf is short […]

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Faces For Equality: Matt Perfetuo and Steve Riggle

Names: Matt Perfetuo and Steve Riggle Ages: 27 and 29 Hometown: New York City, NY Occupations: Paralegal (Matt) and Actor (Steve) Why I Found Them at The NEM: Matt and Steve were kind enough to talk to me while Lady Gaga was speaking at the rally. We’ll all be able to say we knew exactly […]

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