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'Straight White Guy Festival' Coming to Ohio?

PRIDE | By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
Fliers were posted around Goodale Park in Columbus, Ohio, this week that advertise for a "Straight White Guy Festival."

Police Union: Video Shows Woman Attacked Officer

PRIDE | By Joe Mandak | Jul 21
More pictures and video have surfaced showing what happened before a city officer punched a woman at the city's gay pride parade and festival last month, which the city's police union contends show the officer was justified.

Apple Releases New Pride Video

PRIDE | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 8
Apple Inc. released a new video on YouTube Monday that celebrates LGBT Pride and details thousands of the technology giant’s employees celebrating in San Francisco.

San Francisco’s Pride Event May Have Had 2 Attacks

PRIDE | Jul 7
San Francisco police are investigating a second hate crime during the city’s Gay Pride festivities.

Burger King’s Proud Whopper

Burger King Criticized for Proud Whopper

PRIDE | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 3
Burger King officials unveiled their new pro-LGBT Whopper burger this week to celebrate Pride. While it initially was well received, some are slamming the gay-friendly marketing move.

Linda Harvey

Anti-Gay Activist Condemns Servicemen, Boy Scouts

PRIDE | By Bobby McGuire | Jul 2
Linda Harvey, hate-monger, author and champion of archaic hairstyling choices, took to her radio show Wednesday to condemn military service members and Boy Scouts who marched in Sunday’s Gay Pride March in New York City.

Police: Hate Crime Occurred During Gay Pride Event

PRIDE | Jul 1
San Francisco police say an attack on two women during the city’s Gay Pride festivities was a hate crime.

Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook Celebrates San Fran Pride

PRIDE | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 1
Days after being inadvertently outed on TV, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook surprised the LGBT community Sunday when he attended the San Francisco Pride Parade, celebrating with 5,000 Apple employees who marched under the slogan, "Apple Pride."

Charlie Gurion, left, kisses David Wirk at the 45th Annual Chicago Pride Parade during the parade on Broadway Street in Chicago, Sunday, June 29, 2014.

Gay Pride Parades Across US Draw Large Crowds

PRIDE | By Verena Dobnik | Jun 30
Gay pride parades held around the nation Sunday drew huge crowds of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their supporters who celebrated after a year of numerous same-sex marriage victories.

Men kiss under a rainbow umbrella during a gay pride parade in Lima, Peru, Saturday, June 28, 2014. Gays, lesbians and transgenders are holding gay pride parades worldwide this month as part of annual demonstrations demanding equal rights and to protest discrimination.

Pride Parades Commence Worldwide

PRIDE | Jun 29
In the U.S., celebrations are planned Sunday from coast to coast: in New York, Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco, as well as many smaller cities. Festivals were held Saturday in France, Spain, Mexico and Peru.

Activists In Dallas Fed Up With The Corporatization Of Pride

PRIDE | By Christiana Lilly | Jun 29
There’s a gay revolution brewing in Dallas, and it’s against an unlikely foe: The Pride Parade, which has become, some say, become sanitized and corporatized.