Pride

The gay pride parade is one of the biggest events of the year for the LGBT calendar. Founded in 1970 for the one-year anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, gay pride parades are a symbol of LGBT people’s unwillingness to remain in the closet any longer. And they aren’t all jockstraps and drag queens either—for their entire history, gay pride parades have always been a site of civic engagement, with a marked uptick in corporate participation in recent years. The Advocate has the best coverage of events the world over.

President Obama delivered remarks at the grand opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture Saturday. 

September 25 2016 5:35 PM

“There has been an unbelievable amount of racism expressed by members of our community through this organization,” the group writes.

September 21 2016 12:06 PM
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