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Nonprofit puts off Puerto Rican Pride Parade in Palm Bay again

PALM BAY, Fla. — Organizers with United Third Bridge in Palm Bay have put off the Puerto Rican Pride Parade for a second consecutive year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, they announced Tuesday. What You Need To Know. Puerto Rican Pride Parade in Palm Bay has been put off for...
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Research looks at the importance of pride in rural communities

Pride is needed in rural communities for reasons like safety, acceptance and inclusion. Over 80 per cent of people surveyed agreed with this statement in research conducted by AJ Adams, a social change advocate who works to enhance LGBTQ2+ efforts in rural communities. Adams, who grew up as a “closeted...
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CU celebrates LGBTQ community with Pride Fest, parade

For the past couple of months, committee members at Uniting Pride of Champaign County have been hard at work planning Pride Fest, one of C-U's most beloved celebrations. This year's festivities started Monday and continue throughout the week with the highly anticipated Pride Parade... ★ FURTHER REFERENCES ★. Posted in:

Group upset LGTBQ students allowed to show PDA

FRANKLIN, Tennessee - Sides are being drawn after a high school pride event in suburban Nashville. Moms for Liberty Williamson County says a video taken at an LGTBQ parade in Franklin showed two students of the same gender kissing on a float. The conservative parent group says the school district...
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The Story Behind Gov. Whitmer’s Motor City Pride ‘We’ Pronoun Jacket

If you attended the Motor City Pride parade over the weekend, you no doubt noticed that not only did Gov. Gretchen Whitmer participate, but she also was wearing a very special jacket. On the back of a black leather jacket the word “We” is written in large white letters. Overlaid are the words: “They/Them, She/Her, He/Him,” each word a different color of the rainbow.

Gabrielle Union Helped Zaya Find Her Queer Community at Pride

Gabrielle Union is the mom of every queer kid’s dreams, and when she took her trans daughter Zaya to Pride for the first time, she proved it all over again. In a recent interview with radio station Power 105, Union told the heartwarming story. She was making a reservation for a mom-daughter date at a Drag Queen Bingo event, when the restaurant asked Union if she’d like to be a part of their Pride float. It was “Bring It On”-themed — how could they resist asking Union, who starred in the classic 2000 film, to be a part of it?

Charlotte Pride Parade, concert, festival canceled, changed to hybrid virtual/in-person smaller events due to COVID-19

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - The Charlotte Pride Parade, concert and festival, scheduled for October, has been canceled because of the continuing rising of COVID-19 and Delta variant cases, organizers announced on Monday. Charlotte Pride says they will transition those larger events in October and November to hybrid virtual/in-person smaller events.

Upcoming Macon Pride events to get excited for

Macon Pride celebrated its first Pride parade in almost 20 years in 2019. After pausing in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Pride returns this year with a multi-day lineup of events. Macon Pride’s executive board includes President Scott Mitchell, owner of the Travis Jean Emporium downtown and recent founder...