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The 1992 Pride Parade Conflict

By Tim R on Jun 17, 2015 9:15 AM

In 1992, Mayor John Norquist vetoed city funding to all ethnic and cultural festivals and parades, just to make sure that the Gay Pride Parade didn't get a cent of city money.

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Pride Month: This Is It

By Tim R on Jun 10, 2015 11:30 AM

Did you know the largely unmarked bar over at 418 East Wells, next the Milwaukee Bar Association, is the oldest operating gay bar in Milwaukee?

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