Topics :: LGBT Pride

Kim Watson wins Christine Jorgensen Trailblazer Award

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 14, 2014
The Bronx LGBTQ Center has announced that they will present their Christine Jorgensen Trailblazer Award to transgender activist and mother Kim Watson.

St. Louis Gay Pride Parade Celebrates Marriages

Monday Jun 30, 2014
A weekend gay pride parade in St. Louis had added significance for many participants after the city issued marriage licenses to four same-sex couples in a challenge to the state’s constitutional ban on such unions.

Obama Hosts Annual LGBT Pride Month Celebration

By Stacy A. Anderson | Monday Jun 30, 2014
President Barack Obama is thanking friends and colleagues who he says have supported and guided his administration on same-sex issues and equality policies.

Pride Without Borders

By Topher Ellsworth | Monday Jun 23, 2014
This spring, EDGE went to Paris, France to shoot a photographic series for PRIDE 2014 featuring LGBT artists, luminaries, fashion designers, photographers and all-around bon vivants. This is who we discovered.

Openly Gay Governor Candidate Leads Pride Parade

By Alanna Durkin | Saturday Jun 21, 2014
A Democratic candidate who reluctantly came out of the closet last year found himself serving as the grand marshal of Maine’s biggest gay pride parade and festival.

Rainbow Fashion Week Hosts Urban Knights

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jun 20, 2014
On June 26, Rude T.ee V.ee Productions invites all women to Urban K’Nights, a pre-Pride event with Rainbow Fashion Week.

Allstate Releases Pro-Gay Ad Campaign for Pride Month

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jun 19, 2014
Allstate Insurance has released a new gay-inclusive ad campaign just in time for Pride Month, as part of a larger campaign that asks users to submit photos of themselves "showing affection out in public."

Greek Bishop Condemns Gay Pride, Homosexuality

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Jun 18, 2014
A prominent Greek Orthodox bishop is making headlines this week after saying homosexuality is a "perversion of human existence" and Gay Pride is a "disgrace and a challenge."

Military Color Guard to March in DC Gay Pride Parade

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Jun 6, 2014
For the first time, a U.S. military color guard is expected to march alongside rainbow flags in Washington’s gay pride parade.

Salina, Kan. Declares June LGBT Pride Month

Tuesday Jun 3, 2014
Two years after a divisive public referendum led to repealing discrimination protections based on sexual orientation, Salina’s mayor has signed a proclamation declaring June LGBT Pride Month in the city.