Christine Quinn: NYC to Offer Free Self-Defense Classes
June 02 2013 3:57 PM ET

Christine Quinn: NYC to Offer Free Self-Defense Classes

Neal Broverman

The announcement from the out council speaker and mayoral candidate comes after dozens of antigay attacks in the city this year.

WATCH Another Gay Bashing in NYC
June 01 2013 6:05 PM ET June 01 2013 6:47 PM ET

WATCH: Another Gay Bashing in NYC

Neal Broverman

Four teens, apparently intoxicated, allegedly attacked a 25-year-old man in Brooklyn's Prospect Park.

NYC: Hate Crimes On The Rise in The Bronx And Queens
May 28 2013 12:34 PM ET

NYC: Hate Crimes On The Rise in The Bronx And Queens

Michelle Garcia

As of May, the rate of antigay hate crimes in New York are already double the rates of 2012.

LGBT Activist Attacked Attacked in NYC, Community Responds With Dialogue
May 26 2013 12:08 PM ET

NYC Activist Attacked in 9th Recent Hate Crime

Sunnivie Brydum

Eugene Lovendusky was reportedly attacked by as many as ten men on Friday who yelled antigay slurs at the activist, marking the ninth anti-LGBT attack in New York City in the past month.

Questions Over Police Response to Murder of N.Y. Gay Man Still Unanswered
May 23 2013 6:02 PM ET

Questions Over Police Response to Murder of N.Y. Gay Man Still Unanswered

Jase Peeples

Seven months after Louis Rispoli was beaten to death on streets of Queens, the reasons behind the police department's incorrect response to the attack remain unclear.

Editor of Gay Website Beaten in London
May 23 2013 12:52 PM ET

Editor of Gay Website Beaten in London

Does Expansion of Rights Also Expand Antigay Violence?
May 22 2013 10:07 AM ET

Does Expansion of Rights Also Expand Antigay Violence?

Lucas Grindley

A spree of antigay violence in New York City could be backlash over LGBT equality, but the head of the National Organization for Marriage insists there's no connection.

PHOTOS: New Yorkers Combat Violence With Protest
May 21 2013 1:37 PM ET

PHOTOS: New Yorkers Combat Violence With Protest

Advocate.com Editors

Responding to five bias-related attacks in the past month, including one fatality, New York City's LGBT community turned out in force to demand an end to antigay assaults.

Another Gay Man Attacked in New York City
May 21 2013 12:57 PM ET

Multiple Attacks on Gay Men in NYC, Hours After Rally

Scott McPherson

Dan Contarino, a nightlife promoter, was brutally beaten last night in the East Village around the same time a gay male couple were also attacked in the SoHo neighborhood.

Thousands Rally Against Anti-LGBT Violence in New York City
May 20 2013 6:35 PM ET

Thousands Rally Against Anti-LGBT Violence in NYC

Sunnivie Brydum

Responding to five bias-related attacks in the past month, including one fatality, New York City's LGBT community turned out in force to demand an end to antigay assaults.

Gay Man Gunned Down in NYC Street, Dies
May 18 2013 6:24 PM ET May 19 2013 4:43 PM ET

Gay Man Gunned Down in NYC Street, Dies

Neal Broverman

The wave of antigay violence in New York City reaches a crescendo.

Rally Planned After Third Antigay Attack in NYC
May 14 2013 2:02 PM ET

Rally Planned After Third Antigay Attack in NYC

Michelle Garcia

With three attacks on gay men in the last several days in New York, a group is planning to fight back.

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