pride Tag Archive

Well Hungary: Protesters Rally Against Homophobic New Law

We say it so often that it threatens to become a cliché: representation matters. Although the two-word anthem is bracingly important, we must really savor its implications. To...

Always Bet on Progress: Nevada Crowns the First Transgender Miss USA Contestant

The concept of role models seems quaint. Celebrities often fall short of our expectations, athletes succumb to human foibles, and our recent political leaders are festering...

Sesame Street Introduces a New Family with Two Gay Dads to the Neighborhood

Nature and nurture perform an endless waltz within our souls. Were we truly born this way or do we owe our fabulosity to parents, guardians, and our adopted/extended queer...

NYC Pride – The Fight Continues

This year’s Pride celebrations may look a tad different, but the intention behind them is all the same. The community has come a long way, but the battle for equality is far...

STOLI® VODKA Celebrates PRIDE 2021 with Harvey Milk Global Collector’s Edition Bottle 

Stoli® Vodka and The Harvey Milk Foundation have launched the limited stock Stoli® Harvey Milk Global Collector’s Edition Bottle, featuring art from Paraguayan artist Oz...

Color Us Impressed: Painting the Town Proud in Chicago

Riddle me this: what do you get when you combine all the colors of the rainbow? Answer: much love. The hues of the ubiquitous Pride flag represent the spectrum of light. Each...

Step up your Pride Party

Pride Month is here and renowned mixologist Mel Meza and Essentia Water have partnered on some delicious and festive Pride Cocktails. Whether you plan to join a pride parade or...

BETTY is Back!

If Pop Queer trio BETTY had a crystal ball in 1986 at their first show at DC’s 9:30 Club, they still couldn’t have predicted the craziness that has been this year, this past...

Queer CHROMA Faces are this Artist’s Pride

There is a certain messy beauty to photographer Matt Monath’s CHROMA series. Queer faces covered in rainbow dust, textures, and extreme close-ups fill the shot. There’s a...

Projecting Pride: Redditor Exhibits a Rainbow of Creativity

Symbols are only as meaningful as the sentiment behind them. For example, it makes no sense to jab a peace sign into someone’s face, unless you’re trying to be ironically...

Retiring While Inspiring: Lorri L. Jean’s Labor of Love at the Los Angeles LGBT Center

In September of 2020, it was announced that the Los Angeles LGBT Center would begin its search for a successor to CEO Lorri L. Jean who, at the time of retirement in July of 2022,...

Intolerance Crumbles: Homophobes Cancel Cookie Orders, Only To Help Texas Bakery Sell Out

There is a sacred subset of phenomena that nobody, emphasis NOBODY, can besmirch. Puppies, hugs, cookies – these gifts from homo heaven are universally beloved… and yet, a...