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Burger King Criticized for Proud Whopper

PRIDE | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 3
Burger King officials unveiled their new pro-LGBT Whopper burger this week to celebrate Pride. While it initially was well received, some are slamming the gay-friendly marketing move.

Anti-Gay Activist Condemns Servicemen, Boy Scouts

PRIDE | By Bobby McGuire | Jul 2
Linda Harvey, hate-monger, author and champion of archaic hairstyling choices, took to her radio show Wednesday to condemn military service members and Boy Scouts who marched in Sunday’s Gay Pride March in New York City.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Celebrates San Fran Pride

PRIDE | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 1
Days after being inadvertently outed on TV, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook surprised the LGBT community Sunday when he attended the San Francisco Pride Parade, celebrating with 5,000 Apple employees who marched under the slogan, "Apple Pride."

Police: Hate Crime Occurred During Gay Pride Event

PRIDE | Jul 1
San Francisco police say an attack on two women during the city’s Gay Pride festivities was a hate crime.

Gay Pride Parades Across US Draw Large Crowds

PRIDE | By Verena Dobnik | Jun 30
Gay pride parades held around the nation Sunday drew huge crowds of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their supporters who celebrated after a year of numerous same-sex marriage victories.

Pride Parades Commence Worldwide

PRIDE | Jun 29
In the U.S., celebrations are planned Sunday from coast to coast: in New York, Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco, as well as many smaller cities. Festivals were held Saturday in France, Spain, Mexico and Peru.

Activists In Dallas Fed Up With The Corporatization Of Pride

PRIDE | By Christiana Lilly | Jun 29
There’s a gay revolution brewing in Dallas, and it’s against an unlikely foe: The Pride Parade, which has become, some say, become sanitized and corporatized.

Minnesota Religious Group Set for "Humility," But Poised for Humiliation?

PRIDE | By EDGE | Jun 28
An anti-gay Christian group has targeted Twin Cities Pride for some good old-fashioned "hate the sin" loving.

Gay Pride March Set in Small Va. Town

PRIDE | Jun 27
A gay pride march is set Saturday in Floyd, a tiny southwest Virginia town that in recent years has become a haven for artists, musicians and people looking to get back to nature.

Starbucks Raises Rainbow Flag to Celebrate Pride

PRIDE | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 27
To celebrate Seattle Pride’s 40th anniversary, Starbucks officials raised a huge 800-square-foot rainbow flag overs its headquarters in Washington state Monday.