Colman Domingo
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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.

Almost 20 activists have been acquitted after being charged for participating in a Pride march at a local university in Ankara in 2019. 

October 11 2021 10:15 AM

The attacker has been charged with aggravated battery and is being held in a juvenile detention center.

October 05 2021 1:36 PM

The incident occured at a Pride parade in Northern Ireland.

September 24 2021 10:48 AM

English teacher Kristin Pitzen was driven off social media by outraged conservatives and has been at least temporarily removed from her classroom.

August 31 2021 4:51 PM

Pay attention, because this is how you shut down the haters — with glitter.

August 31 2021 11:25 AM