They fail even in best of times, court filings and public data show.
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The runners who braved daunting challenges and the New Yorkers who went the distance to support them.
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In the 50 years since the Stonewall uprising, the rights and visibility of the LGBTQ community have been transformed.
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We spoke with dozens of women about their role in the world of New York gaming, on both sides of the table.
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