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Pride Month


Highbrow fashion in gritty spaces

July 29, 2022 6:40 pm

“These days, don’t assume that because it’s a corporate brand, they want it to be a rainbow flag, dumb-dumb idea that is too digestible,” said Mel Ottenberg, the editor-in-chief of Interview magazine, which was a host of the party.

New York gay bars are declining — and Covid isn’t all to blame

July 01, 2022 4:24 pm

For at least a century, LGBTQ people have found bars indispensable places to meet friends and lovers, organize politically, feel safe, and let loose. But in the past few decades, gay bars in the US and around the world have been closing at a steady rate, done in by a complex mix of factors that social scientists are still puzzling out.

Pride Month: Addressing mental and emotional trauma among LGBTQI+ members

June 30, 2022 11:10 am

Research shows higher levels of trauma in the LGBTQ+ community in the form of rejection and hostility towards sexual and gender identity

Pride parades march on with new urgency across US

June 27, 2022 8:43 am

As anti-gay sentiments resurface, some are pushing for the parades to return to their roots– less blocks-long street parties, more overtly civil rights marches.

Turkish police detain over 200 at Pride march: organisers

June 27, 2022 8:19 am

The LGBTQ march in Istanbul had been banned by Turkish officials, who said it might lead to unrest. But a crowd still gathered near the city's Taksim Square.

Norway mass shooting is being investigated as terrorism, police say

June 26, 2022 2:32 pm

The shooting, on a warm summer night that saw streets filled with revellers, came hours before Oslo was set to host big crowds for its first Pride parade since 2019.

Mass same-sex wedding in Mexico challenges discrimination

June 26, 2022 12:04 pm

Mexico, Brazil and Argentina top Latin America in the number of same-sex marriages

Filipina wins transgender pageant in Thailand

June 26, 2022 12:01 pm

"My first message to everyone is to spread love and peace and unity because that is the most important thing that we do as of the moment and what's happening in the world right now," said Ravena who wore a glittery-silver evening gown.

With war, Kyiv pride parade becomes a peace march in Warsaw

June 26, 2022 11:58 am

"However, it's important for us to still march," said Maksym Eristavi, who was draped in both the Ukrainian and European Union flags. "It's still about pride, but pride in being Ukrainian and surviving through genocide."

Chennai to host pride parade after a gap of two years

June 23, 2022 7:11 pm

Before the parade, which will start from Langs Garden Road near Egmore on Sunday, the organisers will host the traditional cultural event “Vannangal” featuring music, dance and a fashion show.


Pride Month 2022: What celebrations look like in India and around the world

June 20, 2022 7:32 pm

Pride Month is celebrated every year in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan