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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.

In this June 8, 2014, photo, American Express workers carry giant, cutout letters that spelled, "Love=Love," the theme of the of the gay pride parade, in Salt Lake City.

Sponsorship of Gay Pride Parades on the Rise

PRIDE | By Brady McCombs | Jun 27
From Starbucks to eBay to Macy’s, the increasing visibility of corporations at the parade in Utah and at others across the country in recent years comes as same-sex marriage bans fall in the courts and polls show greater public acceptance of gay marriage.

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.

AFA: Boycott Macy’s for Sponsoring Gay Pride ’Sex Parades’

PRIDE | By EDGE | Jun 25
The final week of Pride month kicked off with a good old fashioned boycott from the religious right when anti-gay group American Family Association launched a campaign against Macy’s department stores for their support of gay pride events.

Boy Scouts to Lead NYC Pride March

A group of local area Boy Scouts will be defying the BSA Scout Oath and Scout Law this Sunday when they wear their uniforms as part of the Color Guard at the 44th Annual Gay Pride March down Fifth Avenue in New York City.

George Takei Honored for California Gay Pride Month

PRIDE | Jun 24
Former "Star Trek" actor George Takei is being recognized by the California Legislature as part of its celebration of LGBT Pride Month.

Trans Priest to Preach at Natl. Cathedral As Part of Pride Events

The Rev. Dr. Cameron Partridge, the Episcopal chaplain at Boston University, will be a guest preacher on Sunday. He’ll be the first openly transgender priest to preach from Canterbury Pulpit at the cathedral.

Who Owns ’Pride?’: US District Judge Issues Injunction

PRIDE | By EDGE | Jun 23
The ongoing custody battle over "pride" appears to have shifted in favor of the plaintiff when a United States District Court judge issued a preliminary injunction against a pair of New York party promoters for infringing on the trademark "NYC Pride."

Dancers onstage a recent Casino-themed We Party

Of Pride and Prison Fantasies

PRIDE | By Jim Provenzano | Jun 22
A Pride weekend event held at the Armory has some people upset over the "inappropriate theme" of a jail-themed circuit party; but despite complaints, the event’s almost sold out.