A community gathers in Patchogue to counter hate speech and transphobia

The anonymous letter threatened “trouble” for Alive After Five. It also made hateful, disparaging remarks about homosexuality in general. According to its author, it came in response to reports that the June 27 installment of the popular street festival in Patchogue will carry a LGBT Pride theme. The letter also called David Kilmnick, the CEO and … Continue reading A community gathers in Patchogue to counter hate speech and transphobia