The Pittsburgh chapter is still in its “infancy” but hopes to grow.
|What||It's Pride weekend in Pittsburgh, and the Gay & Lesbian Community Center of Pittsburgh is celebrating local LGBTQ artists and makers. “Smoke and Mirrors” takes place at more than a dozen venues along Penn Avenue and includes performances, a craft market, a bake sale and more.|
|When||June 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm to June 11, 2017 at 12:00 am|
A package of voting reform bills are again stuck in the committee. Another lawmaker is trying to avoid that fate.
Get to know Democrats Darlene Harris, Bill Peduto and John Welch before Tuesday’s primary.
|What||One day after the Transgender Day of Visibility, SisTers PGH is hosting a vigil to remember murdered trans women and cisgender women of color. Speakers include SisTers founder and LGBTQIA+ Advisory Council member Ciora Thomas, New Voices' La'Tasha D. Mayes and Shanea Leonard of the Judah Fellowship.|
|Where||Pittsburgh City-County Building at 414 Grant St. (Downtown)|
|When||April 1, 2017 at 5:30 pm to 7:45 pm|
|What||Row House cinema is screening "Philadelphia," for which Tom Hanks won an Oscar for his portrayal of a lawyer with AIDS, on Monday and Wednesday. $3 from each ticket will go to Proud Haven, a nonprofit that supports LGBTQ kids and is trying to open a shelter for trans youth. Monday's screening starts at 7 p.m.; Wednesday's at 9 p.m.|
|Where||Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)|
|When||March 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm|
Rep. Dan Frankel said of the Fairness Act: “Ultimately I’m optimistic in the longterm that we’re going to get it done.”
The tentative plan is for the march to begin at the City-County Building.
Mayor Bill Peduto plans to sign the bill, according to a spokesperson.
It’s called Truvada, and it can prevent HIV infections.
“We need it. We had it. And it got dismantled years ago. I’m glad the mayor has done this again.”
Council President Bruce Kraus and Councilmember Dan Gilman are scheduled to introduce the legislation today.