Posts tagged "bill de blasio"

New York City Issues New Transgender Protections

New York City’s government has issued a set of guidelines protecting transgender individuals from discrimination. The guidelines elaborate on prior legal protections.

The new guidelines include misgendering, enforcing

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 22, 2015 - 2:30 pm

New York Post Blasts “Bad Mom” Chirlane McCray, The NYC First Lady

This kind of bullshit makes my blood boil: the New York Post’s cover today shows a picture of New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray with the headline, “I WAS…

Jessica Wakeman | May 19, 2014 - 4:40 pm

NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Boycotts St. Patrick’s Day Parade Over Gay Ban

New York City’s new mayor Bill de Blasio announced he will boycott the St. Patrick’s Day parade, the largest in the nation, because  of the organizers’ ban on pro-gay…

Jessica Wakeman | February 4, 2014 - 6:30 pm

New York Mag Starts Off 2014 By Mistaking NYC’s New First Lady For A Woman Who Cried Rape!

New York Magazine is the latest publication that can’t tell the difference between Black faces. Just one day after Bill de Blasio took his oath of office, the New York-centric weekly confused…

Hello Beautiful | January 3, 2014 - 1:10 pm

Chiara De Blasio Wore A Witch’s Hat To Her Dad’s Swearing In As NYC’s New Mayor

Everything I know about Chiara de Blasio, the 19-year-old daughter of New York City’s new mayor Bill de Blasio, has led me to conclude that she is smart, brave and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 2, 2014 - 3:40 pm

Chiara De Blasio, Daughter Of NYC’s New Mayor, Describes Her Depression And Battle With Substance Abuse

I would like to applaud Chiara de Blasio, the 19-year-old daughter of New York City’s new mayor Bill de Blasio, for her bravery in speaking frankly and honestly about her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 24, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Get The Look: Chiara De Blasio’s Headband!

Yesterday, New York City elected its first Democratic Mayor in 20 years. Headed to Gracie Mansion with Mayor-elect Bill De Blasio is his amazing family — wife Chirlane McCray, son…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 6, 2013 - 11:40 am