Pride Celebrations Turn Violent As NYPD Clashes With Crowd In Washington Square ParkThousands gathered in Washington Square Park on Sunday as the city celebrated its annual Pride March, but the party turned tense around 7 p.m.
When This High School Valedictorian Started Giving A Speech About Being Queer, The Principal Took The MicA valedictorian from New Jersey says his high school tried to censor his graduation speech, first making him remove parts about sexuality and mental health, then cutting him off as he spoke at graduation.
#TogetherInPride: Events Galore During Busy Weekend In NYCIt was a day of Pride on Sunday in the Big Apple. After a year of no in-person events, people were in full party mode.
#TogetherInPride: NYC Pride March Returns As Mostly Virtual Event; PrideFest Street Fair BackA rainbow of colors took over city streets as the LGBTQ community celebrated Pride.
#TogetherInPride: Thousands Of Runners Participate In LGBTQ Pride Run 6K In Central ParkIt was the largest New York Road Runners race held since the pandemic, and the 40th running of the Pride event.
#TogetherInPride: Over 100 Rainbow Flags On Display At Rockefeller CenterThere are also rainbow pathways leading to stores and art displays.
Rainbow Capitalism: LGBTQ Advocates Say Companies Use Gay Pride Flag For ProfitSome LGBTQ advocates say Pride Month has turned into a corporate-branded party.
#TogetherInPride: Ballroom Culture Now In The Spotlight After Starting Out Underground In New York CityBall and house culture as it came to be, according to community members, originated in New York City sometime around 1970 with African-American and Latin-American LGBTQ+ members in Harlem competing at balls for prizes and trophies.
Conservation Work Done On Gay Liberation Monument In Christopher ParkThe sculptural group by George Segal is located in Christopher Park in Greenwich Village. It commemorates the Stonewall Riots.
#TogetherInPride: Fight For Transgender Acceptance Front And Center For Gay Rights AdvocatesAdvocates say gender-neutral bathrooms and understanding pronouns are good first steps, but barely scratch the surface when it comes to real policy changes.
Together In Pride: LGBTQ+ Options For Family Planning And Adoption Have GrownThere have been lots of positive changes in the last few years.
Together In Pride: LGBTQIA+ Volunteer Cheerleading Team Gotham Cheer Celebrating NYC's ComebackThe nonprofit is comprised of around 30 volunteers from all kinds of dance levels who perform at charitable events across the city, from Brooklyn Pride to a family day at Battery Park.
#TogetherInPride: Community Fighting To Make Sure LGBTQ+ Bars Survive COVID PandemicSecurity gates are down with lights off at some New York City bars, including ones for the LGBTQ+ community.
NYU Langone Workers Celebrate Pride Month On Long IslandDozens of staff members lined up in the hospital's parking lot to spell out "PRIDE" while others literally shouted from the rooftops.
Pride Month: LGBTQ+ Community Making Inroads In Corporate America, But Knows Much More Work Must Be DonePride Month is here and in the weeks ahead, there will be events across the region -- some in person, some virtual.