Jeremy Pope
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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!

"Hi, my name is Kaylee and I'm queer!"

June 02 2021 12:58 PM

"I am so excited to get back on the stage and be able to perform in front of human beings in person!"

June 01 2021 11:00 AM

Tristen Torrez knew he “might hear a slur or two” but didn’t expect to get beaten and choked for “bringing as something as innocent as a flag to school.”

June 01 2021 10:23 AM

Morphe's latest collection is giving all its proceeds to help LGBTQ+ youth, and it has the perfect glamazon to help spread the message.

May 31 2021 11:59 AM