Tag Archives: Pride parades

LGBT History: Gay Pride at 45

The website Gay Cities has a photographic look back at gay prides from the last 45 years. See more photos

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Hong Kong Gay Pride March Doubles Attendance from 2011

South China Morning New reports that 5,200 people marched through the city of Hong Kong to demand rights for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) persons. That figure is an estimated doubling of the participation in 2011. Equal Opportunities Commission … Continue reading

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Scenes from a Gay Pride: Iowa City

From gay.net: Iowa City is the state’s fifth largest city, and its LGBT Pride celebration — which includes a parade through downtown — comes with a warm and welcoming small-town feel. See the full photo gallery

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Grand Rapids, Mich. Has First Gay Pride Parade

From WZZM comes this story about activism through small marching steps: GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) — Grand Rapids had its first Gay Pride Parade on Sunday. It drew hundreds of people to downtown Grand Rapids. While there is already an annual … Continue reading

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Gay Pride in the Other Manhattan

New York City’s pride parade and festival is known as one of the biggest in the country, but there’s another Manhattan that takes pride in their celebration, too. Manhattan, Kansas; known as The Little Apple: For the last four years, … Continue reading

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D.C.’s Pride Parade’s New Route

From The Washington Blade: The Logan Circle Advisory Neighborhood Commission voted unanimously on March 14 to approve plans to allow the city’s Capital Pride Parade to complete its 1.5-mile route on 14th Street, N.W., between R and S Streets. The … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: Mormons March in Gay Pride Parade — As Supporters

From The Salt Lake Tribune: Before the drag queens in heels danced across Main Street, more than 300 members of the LDS Church left Utah Gay Pride Parade spectators in tears Sunday morning. One Mormon father turned to the crowd … Continue reading

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