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Pride Parade Revelers Feel Need to Stand Up for Rights

Pride Parade Revelers Feel Need to Stand Up for Rights

Jun 25
Thousands of revelers wrapped in rainbow flags and wearing rainbow tutus and boas are marching in San Francisco to celebrate diversity but also to protest prejudice and exclusion.

Gay Pride Parades Sound a Note of Resistance - and Face Some

Gay Pride Parades Sound a Note of Resistance - and Face Some

By Rebecca Gibian | Jun 25
Thousands of people lined the streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.

Anti-Police Protesters Disrupt Twin Cities Pride Parade

Anti-Police Protesters Disrupt Twin Cities Pride Parade

Jun 25
Demonstrators protesting the police shooting of Philando Castile disrupted the Twin Cities Pride Parade in downtown Minneapolis.

Stonewall Festival Recalls Struggle for Civil Rights

Stonewall Festival Recalls Struggle for Civil Rights

By John McDonald | Jun 25
In a country where gays can marry and serve in the military in many places there remains a pressure to stay in the closet as companies and even states offer little to no protections.

Pride 2017 Changemakers

Pride 2017 Changemakers

By Cynthia Laird | Jun 25
Rainbow flag creator Gilbert Baker, who died ealier this year, was a change maker. A gay man, Baker came to San Francisco in the early 1970s, just as the gay liberation movement was getting underway in the city.

SF Dyke March Marks 25 Years

SF Dyke March Marks 25 Years

By Heather Cassell | Jun 25
Thousands of queer women will take over Mission Dolores Park - and the streets of San Francisco - June 24 for the San Francisco Dyke March's 25th anniversary.

SF Pride to Show Resistance

SF Pride to Show Resistance

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jun 25
This year's San Francisco Pride parade and celebration theme, "A Celebration of Diversity," could also be seen as a rebuttal to the administration of President Donald Trump

Gaga on Gay Pride: It's a Time to Shine Light on Equality

Gaga on Gay Pride: It's a Time to Shine Light on Equality

By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 25
Lady Gaga, a longtime supporter of gay rights, says pride weekend is a time to shine a light on equality.

Twin Cities Pride Officials Apologize, Will Let Police March

Twin Cities Pride Officials Apologize, Will Let Police March

By Steve Karnowski | Jun 23
Twin Cities Pride Parade organizers apologized for asking law enforcement to minimize their participation in the annual event in downtown Minneapolis due to tensions over the shooting of Philando Castile, and said officers are welcome to march after all.

Trump Mentions 'The Gays' For First Time in Pride Month, Log Cabin Republicans Rejoice

Trump Mentions 'The Gays' For First Time in Pride Month, Log Cabin Republicans Rejoice

Jun 23
If you need to locate where gay conservative group Log Cabin Republicans set "the bar" to approve President Trump on LGBT issues, look no further than the floor. It's that low.

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