Anti-LGBTQ white supremacists covered their faces as they protested Pride in Bozeman, Montana
The LGBTQ community in Bozeman, Montana, held its first formal Pride event in over a decade on Saturday, May 20.
But a group of white supremacists – bravely wearing white masks and sunglasses to hide their identity – showed up to harass and taunt the LGBTQ attendees with signs that read “Pedophiles not welcome,” “Tra***es kill kids,” and “White lives matter.”
Continue reading “White Supremacists Protest/Assault Pride Attendees In Montana”
Treasure Coast Pridefest in Florida has announced the cancellation of its planned Pride parade and its Pridefest event this weekend will be for people aged 21 and older ahead of the expected passage of anti-drag legislation into law.
Continue reading “Florida Pride Parade Cancelled Over Anti-Drag Law”
(image via Facebook/FranklinPride)
The Tennessee suburb of Franklin will have a Pride festival this year after Mayor Ken Moore broke a tie vote on approving a permit to hold the event in a public park.
Continue reading “Mayor Breaks Tie Vote To Allow Franklin Pride Festival To Proceed”
My hubby Michael and I enjoying our local Pride Festival in 2022
The small suburb of Franklin, Tennessee (population 85,000) has held LGBTQ Pride festivals for the past two years in a public park complete with food trucks, live entertainment, vendors, and thousands of attendees.
Clayton Klutts, president of the Franklin Pride organization, saw it all as the progress the LGBTQ community has made in the small, conservative town. But…
Continue reading “Franklin Pride Festival Meets Fierce Resistance From ‘Christians’”
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A bill has been filed in the Texas legislature that would ban LGBTQ Pride events in Texas schools.
Continue reading “Texas Republicans Move To Ban Pride Events At Schools”
Emmanuel the Emu – internet superstar (screen capture)
Some news items you might have missed:
: Out and proud lesbian farmer Taylor Blake started creating content for Knuckle Bump Farm in January, but it wasn’t until Emmanuel the emu took the screen that the TikTok page blew up. Now, Knuckle Bump Farms is pretty much an Emmanuel stan page. The Advocate Continue reading “Emmanuel The Emu Hits The Bigtime + More News”
Kit Connor and Joe Locke of Heartstopper (image via Twitter/ ohnarose)
The cast of the mega-hit Netflix series
Heartstopper made a surprise appearance at London Pride! Squeeee!!! Continue reading “Cast of ‘Heartstopper’ Out & Proud At London Pride”
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Funny/smart guy Michael Henry takes a look at a longstanding conflict in the LGBTQ community: Does kink belong at Pride? Should Pride attendees reflect sexual expression? Or should it be a sanitized version for suburban sensibilities?
Continue reading “Michael Henry: Kink At Pride? Or Should We Sanitize?”
(images via Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office)
More information has been released about the 31 members of a neo-Nazi group called Patriot Front who
were arrested in Idaho on Saturday for allegedly planning to riot at a local Pride event. Continue reading “31 Members Of Neo-Nazi Group Patriot Front Arrested For Planning To Riot At Idaho Pride Event”
Tel Aviv Pride Parade 2022 (screen capture)
Over 170,000 people turned out for the Tel Aviv Pride Parade on Friday. Now in its 23rd year, the event is the largest LGBTQ gathering of its kind in the Middle East.
Continue reading “23rd Annual Tel Aviv Pride Event Draws 170K Attendees”