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NC Organizers Expect Attendance Record for Gay Pride Festival

Aug 17
Charlotte is flying the rainbow flag as tens of thousands of supporters attend the Queen City's annual gay pride festival and parade.

LGBT Jamaicans Holding First Gay Pride Celebration on Island

By David McFadden | Aug 5
Jamaica's LGBT community is holding its first gay pride celebration, a weeklong observance that was previously almost unthinkable in a Caribbean country long described as the one of the globe's most hostile places to homosexuality.

Reno Mayor Sorry for Flying Rainbow Flag Over City Hall

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 28
The mayor of Reno, Nevada, apologized Monday for flying the LGBT rainbow flag in the place of the American flag over city hall during the weekend.

Scotland Pride Event Will Allow Drag Queens After All

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 23
An alternative gay Pride event in Glasgow, Scotland will now allow drag queens after the gathering's officials made headlines this week for announcing a ban on all drag artists because they were deemed too "offensive" for the transgender community.

Scotland Pride Event Bans Drag Queens Because They're 'Offensive' to Trans Community

By EDGE | Jul 21
Don't expect Bianca Del Rio to be in Scotland anytime soon.

Edie Windsor Receives First Absolute Brightness Award

By EDGE | Jul 16
The producers of the critically-acclaimed new play "The Absolute Brightness Of Leonard Pelkey" announced that civil rights hero Edie Windsor was the first recipient of the Absolute Brightness Award.

Gay Rights Activists Mark Landmark 1965 Demonstration

By Natalie Pompilio | Jul 5
Gay rights activists gathered in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July to mark the progress of their movement and pay tribute to those who launched it a half-century ago

Watch: Ohio Girl Stands Up to Anti-Gay Preacher With Rainbow Flag

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 1
A touching YouTube video of a first-grader from Columbus, Ohio standing up to an anti-gay street preacher by handing him a rainbow flag is going viral this week.

PopUps: Oops! Gaga Confuses Chicago Mariachi Festival for Pride?

By Jason St. Amand | Jun 30
Lady Gaga made headlines this week after posting a picture to Instagram over the weekend that celebrated the Supreme Court's landmark ruling that legalized same-sex marriage in all 50 states.

PopUps: Caitlyn Jenner Celebrates NYC Gay Pride

By Jason St. Amand | Jun 29
Caitlyn Jenner made her first public appearance last weekend at New York Pride, following the landmark gay marriage ruling from the Supreme Court.

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