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A Historic Fourth of July Celebration!

ON JULY 4, 2015, Jim Obergefell, Edie Windsor, Judy Shepard, Bishop Gene Robinson, Wanda Sykes and other leaders and entertainers, along with hundreds of guests joined in the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Celebration and Ceremony. To see photos and press coverage, visit lgbt50.org.

Read the tribute to Gay Pioneer Frank Kameny
, delivered at the LGBT 50th Anniversary Ceremony.

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