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Frameline and San Francisco Pride Present Pride Movie Nights at Oracle Park

Frameline and San Francisco Pride Present Pride Movie Nights at Oracle Park

May 11, 2021

For the first time ever, Frameline and San Francisco Pride will present Pride Movie Nights at Oracle Park on Friday, June 11, and Saturday, June 12, 2021.

Amazon Refuses to Stop Selling Anti-Trans Book

Amazon Refuses to Stop Selling Anti-Trans Book

By Emell Adolphus | May 4, 2021

After announcing earlier this year that it would no longer sell books framing LGBTQ identities as mental illnesses, the retail giant refuses to pull a transphobic book.

Plenty to Celebrate: Pride 2021 Live and Virtual Events Announced

Plenty to Celebrate: Pride 2021 Live and Virtual Events Announced

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 30, 2021

After 2020's Pride celebrations saw delays, cancellations, and virtual editions, 2021 will see some celebrations return to in-person gatherings, while others remain online. Pride '21 will prove once more the strength and beauty of our community.

Yeshiva University Students Seek Approval of LGBTQ Student Group

Yeshiva University Students Seek Approval of LGBTQ Student Group

By Brendan Walker | Apr 27, 2021

Following several previous attempts to get an LGBTQ student club affiliated with the college, students and alumni from Yeshiva University have taken the issue to the New York County Supreme Court.

Don't Expect Newt Gingrich to Wave a Pride Flag. Nor, He Says, Should the U.S. Government

Don't Expect Newt Gingrich to Wave a Pride Flag. Nor, He Says, Should the U.S. Government

Apr 26, 2021

Don't expect Newt Gingrich to be waving a Pride flag any time soon, nor does he want the U.S. government to do so either.

Boston Pride Announces Members of the New Transformation Advisory Committee

Boston Pride Announces Members of the New Transformation Advisory Committee

Apr 17, 2021

Boston Pride has named seven members of the new Transformation Advisory Committee (TAC), which works to ensure that the board is reflective of the diversity of the LGBTQ+ community.

Atlanta Pride Committee Planning Social Distanced Festival

Atlanta Pride Committee Planning Social Distanced Festival

By APC Press Release | Apr 16, 2021

The Atlanta Pride Committee today announced that they are currently planning to hold an in-person event over the festival dates. The Atlanta Pride Committee is working closely with the city along with public health officials to plan a COVID safe festival.

President Biden Issues Proclamation on Transgender Day of Visibility

President Biden Issues Proclamation on Transgender Day of Visibility

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 31, 2021

Today, President Joe Biden issued "A Proclamation on Transgender Day of Visibility, 2021," and becomes the first occupant of the White House to do so.

'Trans Lives Are Precious' Reads Billboard Near Trump's Mar-A-Lago Estate

'Trans Lives Are Precious' Reads Billboard Near Trump's Mar-A-Lago Estate

By Brendan Walker | Mar 31, 2021

For Transgender Visibility Day, LGBTQ telehealth company FOLX Health placed a billboard labeled "Trans Lives Are Precious" just miles from former President Donald Trump's Mar-A-Lago estate.

Women's Studies Professor Compares Transgender People to QAnon

Women's Studies Professor Compares Transgender People to QAnon

Mar 28, 2021

A gender studies professor at University of Rhode Island is facing backlash for comparing transgender people with far-right conspiracy theory-driven website QAnon.

Copenhagen 2021 Announces Themes for Nightly Concerts

Copenhagen 2021 Announces Themes for Nightly Concerts

Mar 26, 2021

Copenhagen 2021 is taking place in Copenhagen and Malmö from 12-22 August. All events will be available to view online, with many livestreamed to social media and the event website.

Tampa Pride 2021 Coronavirus Update

Tampa Pride 2021 Coronavirus Update

Mar 25, 2021

After postponing Tampa Pride 2020, our Tampa Pride 2021 festivities will proceed on May 22nd, with special safety precautions in place.

Weekend of Virtual Wellness Events to Support Miami Beach Pride Organization

Weekend of Virtual Wellness Events to Support Miami Beach Pride Organization

Mar 25, 2021

Mind Body Social launches W.O.W Pride with a weekend full of virtual wellness events, with an all-star lineup, in support of the LGBTQ+ community, to raise funds for Miami Beach Pride.

Long Beach Pride-Colored Lifeguard Tower Burned Down in Suspected Arson

Long Beach Pride-Colored Lifeguard Tower Burned Down in Suspected Arson

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 24, 2021

A Long Beach lifeguard tower painted in rainbow colors was destroyed in a fire early on Tuesday.

Watch: Margaret Cho Celebrates the It Gets Better Project's 10th Anniversary

Watch: Margaret Cho Celebrates the It Gets Better Project's 10th Anniversary

Mar 24, 2021

It Gets Better Project returns with another round of 10-Year Anniversary video series "10 Years Better," with comedian and actress Margaret Cho.

New Poll: GOP Support Up for Same-Sex Marriage

New Poll: GOP Support Up for Same-Sex Marriage

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 23, 2021

A majority of Republicans now support same-sex marriage, according to a new poll from Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI), released on Tuesday.

Openly Gay North Korean Defector Finds Love, Plans to Marry

Openly Gay North Korean Defector Finds Love, Plans to Marry

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 23, 2021

After defecting North Korea 25 years ago, Jang Yeong-jin has found love and plans to marry his new American boyfriend this year.

Companies Selling Pride Gear Mum on Anti-LGBTQ Chinese Court Ruling

Companies Selling Pride Gear Mum on Anti-LGBTQ Chinese Court Ruling

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 22, 2021

American companies marketing Pride merchandise to LGBT people are silent about Chinese courts that upheld a textbook's description of homosexuality as a "psychological disorder."

Watch: 'Mean Girls' Star Daniel Franzese Says He Was Fired From University for Being Gay

Watch: 'Mean Girls' Star Daniel Franzese Says He Was Fired From University for Being Gay

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 22, 2021

In a new YouTube video, Daniel Franzese said Ohio-based Walsh University fired him for being gay.

Pride In London Chairs Resign Following Accounts of Bullying and Racism

Pride In London Chairs Resign Following Accounts of Bullying and Racism

By Brendan Walker | Mar 19, 2021

According to Yahoo News, Pride In London has announced two of its co-chairs and five most senior staff will resign from their posts following horrific accounts of racism and bullying.

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