¿WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST PRIDE EXPERIENCE LIKE?

The very first Gay Pride March was held on June 28, 1970 to mark the first anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, and over the decades the tone and tenor of the Pride March has changed. Nevertheless, it still has the power to inspire and empower the members of our community that need that extra push….

PRIDE, LOVE & GAY MEN

Finding a fuckbuddy, a hookup, making friends are all easier than finding love during pride month. Am I right? To find love, not only you need to be attracted to the person physically, but also mentally and sometimes even spiritually! During pride month, I feel it is even harder than any other time (depending on…

GAY PRIDE TO GAY RIGHTS…

As Gay Pride month kicks into high gear, it seems that more people, both gay and straight, are asking questions about what Pride means, and what value it has in today’s world. As a way of addressing these issues, what if the term Gay Pride was changed to Gay Rights, to better reflect what the month is really about?

RENAMING GAY PRIDE 🏳️‍🌈

Invariably each year, the question of the value of Gay Pride is raised and as Gay Pride Month draws near, it’s worth asking whether renaming Pride to Rights might better reflect what the whole month is actually about  What are your thoughts?

BEYOND PRIDE MONTH: MAKE RAINBOW CROSSWALKS PERMANENT

A little over a month ago, I started a campaign to get Atlanta to commit to permanent rainbow and/or transgender pride–colored crosswalks at the intersection of 10th and Piedmont, a location many consider to be the epicenter of the city’s LGBTQ community. My petition, which was hosted on Care2, received over 20,000 signatures, including that…

AS PRIDE MONTH COMES TO A CLOSE…

Gay pride is a powerful human quality that has no limits. Nothing on earth has the capacity to propel our community forward. From movie land in Hollywood to space age inventions to our personal imaginations reflecting our desires inspirations endlessly unfold, we are truly blessed with the unlimited ability to picture anything we want, and…

WATCH: YouTube CELEBRATES PRIDE MONTH WITH #ProudToBe VIDEO

YouTube released a moving #ProudToBe new video celebrating Pride yesterday (27 June). YouTube Spotlight launched this video as part of the campaign and already has more than 3 million hits on YouTube. The video features famous LGBTI YouTubers, clips of viral videos including Rachel Evan Woods, Human Rights Campaign, LGBTI marches, and clips of same-sex parents…

¡GAY PRIDE MONTH WILL ONLY REFLECT YOU IF YOU ARE APART OF IT!

The LGBTI community is diverse, and any Pride parade has to reflect that diversity. If you don’t think it reflects you, the best way to remedy that is to ensure you are there. Whether you’re walking in the parade, or watching from the sidewalk, Pride will only reflect you if you are part of it. No, you won’t…