LGBT

The Florida Panthers will host an LGBT event called "You Can Play" October 19, 2013.  (Source: CBS4)

Panthers Host LGBT Community For “You Can Play” Program

The Florida Panthers may be struggling on the ice, but when it comes to bringing fans to the BB&T Center, the Cats organization thinks out of the box becoming one of the first teams to incorporate a new “You Can Play” program that was introduced by the NHL.

CBS Miami–10/17/2013

(Source: glaad.org/spiritday)

South Florida Goes Purple For Spirit Day

you’re wondering why so many people are sporting their lavender hues today, it’s because it’s Spirit Day, the annual GLAAD event that encourages people to wear purple as against bullying and to show their support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth.

CBS Miami–10/17/2013

The 5th annual Gay Pride Parade on Miami Beach brought tens of thousands of people out to party and support LGBT equality.   (Source: CBS4)

Thousands Take Part In Gay Pride Celebration

The 5th annual Gay Pride Parade on Miami Beach brought tens of thousands of people out to party and support LGBT equality.

04/14/2013

Democrat And Republican

Senator Rubio Votes Against Violence Against Women Act

Just hours ahead of stepping in front of the cameras to give the Republican response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address; Senator Marco Rubio voted against the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.

CBS Miami–02/12/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Domestic Partner Benefits OK’d For Coral Gables’ LGBT Employees

LGBT employees working for the city of Coral Gables will now get the same benefits as straight employees.

CBS4–11/03/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Debate Finale Left Many Voters Wanting More

The final presidential debate is behind us and a lot was discussed during the three face-offs between President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney.

CBS4–10/23/2012

A burnt building inside the US Embassy compound in Benghazi, Libya (Photo credit: STRINGER/AFP/GettyImages)

Political Ad Features Body Of Slain Ambassador

Approaching the November presidential election, Republicans continue to assail the oversight of the Obama administration in the attacks made against the U.S. Consulate in Libya, while the Democratic Party counters that the GOP is wrongly politicizing these sensitive events.

CBS Miami–10/19/2012

Florida Capitol

Florida’s First Openly Gay Legislator Elected In Miami-Dade

David Richardson has become Florida’s first openly gay Florida legislator.

CBS Miami–08/16/2012

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Miami Temple Holds Emotional LGBT Town Hall Meeting

Religious leaders and LGBT activists, along with former CBS News reporter Aleen Sirgany gathered at Temple Beth Moshe in North Miami on Thursday.

CBS Miami–08/09/2012

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

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