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Portland Taxi Co. fires homophobic driver

Portland Taxi Co. fires homophobic driver.

The Portland Taxi Company that allegedly supported a driver’s decision to stop in front of a local LGBT bar last Tuesday and berate its patrons with homophobic fire and brimstone has been dismissed according to local news station KATU.

Uber ends partnership with homophobic 'Portland Taxicab Company'

Uber says it doesn't want anything to do with homophobic taxi service in Portland and ends its affiliation.

PORTLAND, Ore., -- Over the weekend San Diego Gay and Lesbian News (SDGLN) reported on an Oregon taxi company that endorsed the actions of one of its drivers who stopped in front of an LGBT bar on Tuesday, Sept. 20, and began taunting patrons through a bullhorn.

Apparent hate crime against two Folsom Street Fair tourists

Neil Frias and Jeff White say they were attacked in SF for just being gay.

SAN FRANCISCO, Ca., -- Two friends visiting San Francisco for the annual fetish festival “Folsom Street Fair,” said their fun was cut short after a group of men pepper sprayed them allegedly just for being gay.

Serbian religious leaders hold citywide 'exorcism' after Belgrade Pride

Serbian Christians hold exorcism over the city after Belgrade Pride.

Belgrade held their largest Pride parade to date on Sept. 18, however some religious officials thought the celebration was so sacrilegious that they had to clear the city of any negative forces by performing an “exorcism.”

'Portland Taxi' driver berates LGBT bar patrons with bullhorn

Portland Taxi says its okay if gays don't want to take their cabs.

PORTLAND, Ore., --A nighttime convergence of friends outside a gay club in Oregon was interrupted by a taxi driver form Portland Taxi on Tuesday night.

The cabbie stopped his company vehicle outside Scandals in SW Portland at about 10 am, and began berating club goers with anti-gay speech.