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Longtime LGBT Rights Icon Paula Ettelbrick Has Died

Oct 07, 2011 | Updated Feb 02, 2016

Longtime LGBT right activist Paula Ettelbrick died this morning. I will be adding more information and tributes as they come in throughout the day. This is a great loss.

UPDATE: GMHC reports that she "died of causes related to cancer." (See below) PEOPLE ARE LEAVING COMMENTS ON PAULA'S FACEBOOK PAGE. Andy Harley, Editor of UK Gay News, notes, "Paula had just celebrated her birthday. She was born at a US Army base near Stuttgart in Germany on October 2, 1955."

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