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Pride

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!

The Emmy nominee opens up about portraying the queer community in hilarious and authentic ways. 

10:59 AM

It's part of the school's first-ever LGBTQ+ Pride Game! 

October 21 2021 11:45 AM

"She could see all the possibilities of the world, and know that there is a space and a place for all of us.”

September 20 2021 3:23 PM

"Football is for everyone."

September 15 2021 1:14 PM

Of course, conservatives are all in a tizzy over the incident.

August 31 2021 11:42 AM
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