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A fairy tale-like Pride

A fairy tale-like Pride

One more time, Manchester Pride is taking over Diseneyland Paris for 4 days! For its fourth consecutive year Great Days is teaming up with Manchester Pride to host Magical Pride, a 4 day event taking place at Disneyland Paris. Included in the package is a two day Hopper ticket, allowing you plenty of time to explore all the Magic the two Disney® Parks have…
Man arrested for ‘nudity’ for wearing a loincloth to Pride

Man arrested for ‘nudity’ for wearing a loincloth to Pride

An appeals court has sided with a man who was arrested for wearing a skimpy Gladiator loincloth to San Diego Pride. William Walters was arrested at the 2011 Pride festival for wearing the loincloth outfit – but failed to bring formal charges against him. The police allegedly imposed harsher rules for the Pride event – requiring buttocks to be “fully covered” where previously…
Russia will decide on banning people from coming out as gay next week

Russia will decide on banning people from coming out as gay next week

Russia’s State Duma will decide on whether to ban people from coming out as gay next week on 19 January. Two senior Russian Communist MPs Ivan Nikitchuk and Nikolai Arefyev have presented a bill calling for people who come out as LGBTI to serve up to 15 days behind bars. Any public displays of affection among gay men will result…
TfL unveils rainbow bus for London

TfL unveils rainbow bus for London

Transport for London (TfL) has unveiled a rainbow-adorned double-decker bus to commemorate the tenth anniversary of TfL’s LGBTI staff network, OUTbound. Emblazoned with the slogan, ‘Ride with Pride’, the initiative follows others that TfL have taken to celebrate LGBT issues, including the creation last year of a rainbow zebra crossing to mark Pride in London. Commenting on the arrival of London’s…
Burger King Serves “Proud Whopper” In Colorful Wrapper, Tells Customers It’s “All The Same Inside”

Burger King Serves “Proud Whopper” In Colorful Wrapper, Tells Customers It’s “All The Same Inside”

Customers at a Burger King in the heart of San Francisco were treated to some extraordinary “Proud Whoppers” last weekend, the latest item added to the fast food giant’s rainbow-colored menu at the Market & 8th Street location in honor of LGBT pride week.  People reportedly began asking what made the Pride Whopper different from a regular Whopper as soon…
Levi’s Introduces Gay Pride Line Featuring T-Shirts, Hats

Levi’s Introduces Gay Pride Line Featuring T-Shirts, Hats

One of America's most iconic clothing companies is introducing a special new line, just in time for LGBT Pride Month. The Levi's Pride collection includes both men's and women's T-shirts as well as unisex tank top, all emblazoned with the jean company's iconic "batwing" logo in rainbow colors, as well as "PRIDE 2014" stamp on the back. The products are available throughout…

Western Australia Pride (27 Sep – 31 Oct 2009)

Sydneysiders might think they have it all when it comes to the gay scene, but they don't - Perth boasts its very own Western Australia Pride. The month-long programme includes theatre, live music, a community picnic and a colourful street parade. The festival is launched in style with Fairday, a huge community picnic in Russell Square, with cabaret singers, live…

Toronto World Pride 2014

They’ve always been pretty gay, but Canadians well and truly earned their rainbow flag when Toronto was announced host of World Pride 2014. “Toronto is not a gay-friendly city. It is a gay city,” said Toronto councillor Kyle Rae in the lead up to the city’s bid for the celebration. Beating the only other contender, Stockholm, Toronto was chosen by…

March in Madrid for "school without closets"

"We want a school to which young people are not afraid of LGTB attend, where the teacher is free to express their difference, where the children of families who make the LGTB are so dear and respected as anyone, where no one breaks there rejection or violence" Hundreds of thousands have collapsed Saturday at the center of Madrid after singing…