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October 23, 2012

Campaigners say plans to turn 170-year-old pub in UK capital would turn Chelsea area into a 'bland desert'

Punters at one of London's oldest gay pubs are campaigning to stop the popular watering hole from being closed and turned into apartments.

Angry regulars at the 170-year-old Queens Head pub in Chelsea are calling on the UK's Planning Inspectorate to reject an appeal by developers to turn the building into residential homes.

July 9, 2012

GSN explores the outer borough of Queens for street meat, outdoor art and the gay rights struggle that came before Stonewall

New York is arguably one of the most popular cities in the world. Just try to count how many songs and libations are named after Manhattan.

However, New York City is technically made up of four other boroughs that are equally amazing as Manhattan: Queens, Brooklyn, The Bronx and Staten Island.

Last month, hundreds of thousands of people around the world celebrated pride day, a global event celebrating the 1969 Stonewall riots of New York that ignited the state-side gay rights movement.