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.

Ivanka Trump showed support for LGBT people with the least amount of effort and it was not well-received.

June 02 2017 3:18 PM

For each of the last eight years, President Obama proclaimed June as LGBT Pride Month. His successor can't be bothered. 

June 02 2017 4:47 AM
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