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The first gay pride parade took place in 1970 in New York on the one-year anniversary of the Stonewall riots, to commemorate the struggle of the first dissenters and to protest social and legislative discrimination against LGBT people. Since then, the gay pride parade has spread to the four corners of the globe, becoming the most extravagant, ostentatious, multihued event in the queer calendar, characterized by glitz, glamour, feathers, and gravity-defying heels. But no matter how wild the parades have become, the underlying message remains unchanged: We're here, we're queer, get used to it!

SF Celebrates 1st Public Space Dedicated to the Leather Community & Queer History

Mayor London Breed and State Sen. Scott Wiener will attend, while GAYC/DC will perform.

Shea Couleé Throws Iced Coffee At Racist Homophobe to Defend Herself

The RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars winner had to defend herself from homophobic and racist slurs.

14 Historical LGBTQ+ Figures You Should Absolutely Know About

Learning about the trailblazers who paved the way for the community goes beyond Pride Month.

Watch Kamala Harris's Historic (and Surprise) Visit to the Stonewall Inn

As one of Harris’s many firsts, she is now the first sitting Vice President of the United States to visit the famed queer space.

These Levi's Archival Photos Show Us What Pride Looked Like in Years Past

Just like blue jeans, Pride will never go out of style!

These Are the Celebrities Who Came Out During Pride Month 2023

So far, 2023 looks like it's going to be a great year for celebrity coming-out stories!

Kamala Harris Celebrates the LGBTQ+ Community With Star-Studded Pride Event

The Vice President teamed up with GLAAD to bring together some of the nation's most beloved queer luminaries!

Design Studio Turns 'Drag Race' Queens Into Fierce Video Game Fighters

This new video game concept reimagines RuPaul’s Drag Race stars as Street Fighter characters.

10 Inspirational LGBTQ+ Songs That Should've Made Rolling Stone's List

Not every queer song has to inspire us to be a good person!

Are People Really Calling McDonald's Grimace a Queer Icon?

The purple blob is the internet's latest — questionable — queer icon.

Fans Defend Andy Cohen After Video of Getting Close With Another Man Goes Viral

“People shaming Andy Cohen for being gay, in a gay bar, with other gay guys, during gay Pride month,” one user tweeted.

Folks Can't Get Enough of This Politician Who Marched at Pride in a Wet Shirt

The rain wasn't gonna stop Illinois Secretary of State Alexi Giannoulias from having fun at Pride!

​NHL Nixes Theme-Night Jerseys After Pride Fiasco

Because several players refused to wear LGBTQ+ pride jerseys this year, the organization is doing away with themed jerseys altogether.

70 Pics From the 2023 LA Pride Parade That Prove We're Here & Queer

Visibility, inclusion, and glamour were all present at this year’s LA Pride Parade!

42 Brands With Pride Products That Actually Give Back to the LGBTQ+ Community

Every June we get flooded with rainbow-colored, Pride-themed products. These brands actually give back to the community.

Rainbow Rendezvous: A Guide to NYC's Pride Events & Hotel Packages

From marches to brunches, this comprehensive guide ensures you're fully equipped to dive into the festive spirit of Pride.

Pro Wrestler CM Punk Returned to the Ring & Had the Best Pride Message

The heavyweight champion made a big statement during his comeback to wrestling.