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Study: Despite Legal and Institutional Progress, LGB People Still Face Inequalities

Study: Despite Legal and Institutional Progress, LGB People Still Face Inequalities

By Emell Adolphus | Jun 23, 2021

A study comparing the mental and physical health of lesbian, gay and bisexual people to straight people finds inequalities still exist.

Juanita MORE!'s Pride Party Returns

Juanita MORE!'s Pride Party Returns

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jun 22, 2021

One of the more exciting pieces of news regarding the state's reopening is the return of Empress Juanita MORE!'s annual Pride Party at 620 Jones on June 27, Pride Sunday.

Watch: Gay Florida Couple, Facing Daily Fines, Refuses to Take Down Pride Flag

Watch: Gay Florida Couple, Facing Daily Fines, Refuses to Take Down Pride Flag

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 22, 2021

A South Florida gay couple is facing fines of $50 per day for flying the rainbow flag during Pride Month, but they refuse to take the banner down, saying: "We're not going to back down on this one."

State Department Will Fly This Special Flag for Pride Month

State Department Will Fly This Special Flag for Pride Month

By Emell Adolphus | Jun 22, 2021

A "Progress" flag will fly at the State Department in honor of Pride Month.

How Wells Fargo Embodies LGBTQ Pride Beyond Flags and Festivals

How Wells Fargo Embodies LGBTQ Pride Beyond Flags and Festivals

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 22, 2021

From the early days of the AIDS crisis to financial planning for same-sex couples and diversity within its workforce, Wells Fargo continues to be at the forefront of advocating for and supporting the queer community.

Sports Figures, Celebrities Show Their Love for Carl Nassib

Sports Figures, Celebrities Show Their Love for Carl Nassib

Jun 22, 2021

Carl Nassib made history yesterday as the first active player in the NFL to come out as gay. Fellow NFL players and celebrities praised his disclosure.

Pride Event in Seattle To Charge White Attendees a 'Reparations Fee'

Pride Event in Seattle To Charge White Attendees a 'Reparations Fee'

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 22, 2021

A Seattle Pride event will charge white attendees a "reparations fee" on a sliding scale between $10 and $50 — a move that has drawn both controversy and support.

Driver Says He is Devastated by Fatal Pride Parade Crash

Driver Says He is Devastated by Fatal Pride Parade Crash

By Kelli Kennedy | Jun 22, 2021

Fort Lauderdale police said all evidence indicates it was a terrible accident, noting the driver cooperated fully with the investigation and there was no evidence drugs or alcohol were involved.

After Coming Out as Gay, Twitter Shows Love for NFL Player Carl Nassib

After Coming Out as Gay, Twitter Shows Love for NFL Player Carl Nassib

Jun 21, 2021

After Carl Nassib came out as gay on Instagram, social media followed with high praise for his decision.

Media Personality Francisco León Comes Out While Throwing Shade at Mister Venezuela Contest

Media Personality Francisco León Comes Out While Throwing Shade at Mister Venezuela Contest

Jun 21, 2021

Media personality and former Mister Venezuela Francisco León came out in an emotional Instagram post, all while throwing shade at the Mister Venezuela contest.

See How These 30 Celebrities Are Celebrating Pride on Instagram - Part 2

See How These 30 Celebrities Are Celebrating Pride on Instagram - Part 2

Jun 20, 2021

More and more celebrities are embracing Pride this year. From politicians to out musicians and actors, these celebs are marking the season on social media.

Are Companies That Support Pride and Other Social Causes 'Wokewashing'?

Are Companies That Support Pride and Other Social Causes 'Wokewashing'?

Jun 20, 2021

A professor of brand responsibility investigates brands and their relationships with social issues, including the importance of both corporate allies and advocates.

Warsaw Pride Parade Back after Pandemic Break and Backlash

Warsaw Pride Parade Back after Pandemic Break and Backlash

By Vanessa Gera | Jun 19, 2021

Warsaw is set to hold the largest gay pride parade in the region Saturday after a pandemic-induced break — and amid a backlash in Poland and Hungary against LGBT rights.

Demi Lovato Launches HENRY Mask Pride Month Collaboration

Demi Lovato Launches HENRY Mask Pride Month Collaboration

By Matthew Wexler | Jun 18, 2021

Demi Lovato has partnered with HENRY for a four-piece Pride Month mask collaboration, with 25% of proceeds donated to the Center for Transyouth Health and Development at Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

Watch: West Virginia Republican Delegate Comes Out as Gay

Watch: West Virginia Republican Delegate Comes Out as Gay

By Emell Adolphus | Jun 17, 2021

Joshua Higginbotham, a Republican delegate in Putnam County, West Virginia, came out as gay in a social media post over the weekend, but he isn't giving up his religious or political beliefs.

Watch: Pride Flags Keep Being Stolen in Louisville, Colorado

Watch: Pride Flags Keep Being Stolen in Louisville, Colorado

By Emell Adolphus | Jun 15, 2021

The mayor is determined to keep flying Pride flags around the city despite them being stolen twice.

Chella Man on Fashion, Authenticity and the True Meaning of Pride

Chella Man on Fashion, Authenticity and the True Meaning of Pride

By Matthew Wexler | Jun 15, 2021

Artist, author, and director Chella Man chats with EDGE about his fashion style, new book "Continuum," and advocating for greater accessibility and representation for the whole spectrum of LGBTQ creators.

Watch: The Old Gays Are Here... Queer... And Promoting Milk Shakes

Watch: The Old Gays Are Here... Queer... And Promoting Milk Shakes

Jun 14, 2021

The Old Gays have more than 1.2 million TikTok followers and their videos of how they take to new experiences are staples on Grindr's YouTube account. But their latest pushes the line between heartfelt emotion and commercialism.

'Wear Your Pride': Luke Evans Rocks Pride Underwear in Shirtless Thirst Trap

'Wear Your Pride': Luke Evans Rocks Pride Underwear in Shirtless Thirst Trap

Jun 14, 2021

Pride Month got even hotter after Luke Evans posted a shirtless snap on Instagram of him wearing a pair of Pride-inspired Versace underwear.

Let's Celebrate Pride Month Together!

Let's Celebrate Pride Month Together!

Jun 13, 2021

Miami Beach Pride has announced two Pride Month events you won't want to miss: A deep dive on social justice issues and a Pride bar crawl featuring five bars for one price!

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