Gay Pride

Porn, lies, & a haunted Philly gay witch-hunt

Black Philadelphians don’t need to watch a horror film this Halloween to feel spooked — just watch a gay porn clip. Many in the community are outraged and stunned after finding out West Philly professional boxerYusaf ‘Mack Attack’ Mack was apart of a highly explicit gay...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:15pm

Why women should watch gay porn, according to a gay porn mogul

If there is one thing you don’t think of when you think of gay porn, it’s women. Women however are very much on the mind of Michael Lucas, the creator and CEO of Lucas Entertainment, one of the most popular producers of gay porn. Why? He wants more women to watch his videos....

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:14pm

Pride Parade NYC 2018: Full route, map, street closures, MTA info

Pride Parade NYC 2018 is set to march through Manhattan this weekend on Sunday, June 24. The annual event takes place at the end of June to mark the end of LGBTQ Pride Month. June is a significant month for gay rights because it commemorates the tribute to the Stonewall Riots which took place on...

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 4:48pm

When is Pride Parade NYC 2018?

LGBT Pride Month takes over all of June and it’s in full swing. But for many, the month leads up to the ultimate event in New York City, so when is Pride Parade NYC 2018? Pride Month is held in June as a way to honor the Stonewall Riots, a key event in the gay rights movement that occurred...

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 5:15pm

Boston Pride president talks importance of 2018 event, Rainbow Resistance theme

Boston Pride Parade 2018 is around the corner and this year’s event marks the 48th anniversary of a Pride celebration here. It’s one of the largest public parades in New England, according to the organizers, and will feature 45,000 participants and more than 500,000 spectators. Metro...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:05pm

When is Boston Pride Parade 2018?

June marks LGBT Pride Month, and with it, pride events around the country take place, but when is Boston Pride Parade 2018? June was chosen as Pride Month to honor the Stonewall Riots, a key event in the gay rights movement that happened on June 28, 1969 when police raided a gay bar in Greenwich...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 11:47am

New York celebrates Pride: Photos

Rainbows, tutus and colorful flags took over Fifth Avenue on Sunday for New York City’s annual Pride March; this year, the LGBT march carried a distinct air of protest in addition to celebration. New York City is home to one of the oldest and largest LGBT pride demonstrations in the world....

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 6:51pm

For this NYC Pride March grand marshal, 'the work is not done'

Krishna Stone loves parades and rallies – so much so that she named her now-22-year-old daughter Parade. “It’s all about those magnificent demonstrations of love and creativity in activism, the diversity of human beings that show up, the pain, the sorrow – it takes a lot of...

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:00am

More rainbows! LGBT Center to make Pride-themed churros

The celebration doesn’t stop, with rainbow churros now added to the list of Pride- and unicorn-themed foods offered in the city. Boqueria, in the Gotham Market at The Ashland in Brooklyn, is fancying up their usual churros by creating rainbow churros and giving 100 percent of the proceeds to...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 9:25pm

Here's how to activate Facebook's rainbow reaction flag for Pride Month

You may have noticed people using a rainbow reaction lately on Facebook. If you feel left in the dark and don't know how to use it, we've got you covered. Facebook recently announced their support for all communities around the world, so they are celebrating love and diversity with a...

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 2:25pm

Los Angeles replaces its gay pride parade with 'resist' march

Members of the Los Angeles-area gay community were expected to walk en masse through the city on Sunday in a so-called Resist March against President Donald Trump, an event taking the place of the annual pride parade. Organizers of the Resist March say the 3-mile (4.8km) walk will begin in...

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 5:12pm

Pride NYC starts with LGBTQ Health Care Bill of Rights and 'Bare It All' campaign

The de Blasio administration published New York City’s first LGBTQ Health Care Bill of Rights on Tuesday to kick off Pride Month. The Health Department also launched a new “Bare It All” sexual health awareness campaign. The bill of rights details health care protections on local...

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 8:59pm

Gay burlesque relegated to underground profile in NYC

The first thing to come off was a wedding veil followed by a jacket and suspenders. Then, clad in nothing but a tiny white tutu, Victor DeVonne, face caked with white paint, showed off a pair of glitter nipple pasties. The crowd at the bar howled with delight. DeVonne is not the kind of...

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 5:04am

Bikers feel 'brotherhood' in nation's oldest gay motorcycle club

Outside the LGBT Center in Chelsea, a smattering of parked motorcycles lines the street. Inside, their owners call a meeting to order, per Robert’s Rules of Order.  Roll call. Executive news. Member news. New business. The formality seems a bit out of place considering the group of...

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 4:54pm

Trans man uses before and after pictures of transition to inspire, encourage

These transgender celebrities have done a lot by bravely sharing their stories with the public. But we can’t forget about people who aren't in the spotlight. Peope like transman Jaimie Wilson, who courageously share their journeys as well.Wilson, a musician, DJ and trans advocate, has chronicled...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:31am

Here are the best parts of this week’s SNL

SNL slayed this weekend, and we've got all the highlights for you right here.Kristen Stewart dropped the F-bomb on SNLKristen Stewart made her debut as host and was visibly very pumped. So much so she dropped the F-bomb on live television! Go girl. But the best part of her opening monologue, was...

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 1:01am

Washington DC residents display pride flags for new neighbor Mike Pence

Vice President-elect Mike Pence was welcomed to his new neighborhood in Washington, D.C., in the most colorful way possible.Several residents on NW Washington Street have hung rainbow flags outside their homes to show their displeasure with Pence’s past views and policies regarding the LGBTQ...

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 10:36pm

Protesters are demanding the resignation of the mayor's LGBT community liaison.

A group of activists overtook the 7th Annual Pride Flag Raising Ceremony at Philadelphia's City Hall Sunday morning, demanding Mayor Jim Kenney address a recent conflict regarding discrimination within the city's LGBT community.The ceremony, which annually marks the start of OutFest, a block party...

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 1:00am

Great Wall of Love planned to block Westboro Baptist Church's protest at Mazzoni Center

As the infamously caustic and anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church prepares to descend on Philadelphia next week, thousands of people are planning to fight hatred with love.The Kansas-based church has announced plans to picket the afternoon of July 26 outside the Mazzoni Center, a mainstay in the...

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 3:20pm

NYC officially unveils Stonewall National Monument at Christopher Park

It is official. New York City is now home to the country’s first national monument honoring the country’s LGBT community and their ongoing fight for equality.One day before the 47th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising — a series of riots against a police raid at Greenwich Village’s TheStonewall...

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 12:09am