‘Resist’ Becomes A Theme For Pride ParadePolitical themes have not been unusual for the annual San Francisco Pride parade, but organizers admit this is a special year given the current climate in Washington.
Gilbert Baker, Creator Of Famed Rainbow Flag, Dies At 65The creator of the rainbow flag that has become a widely recognized symbol of gay rights has died at age 65.
San Jose Police Accused Of Stings Singling Out Gay MenThe San Jose Police Department is accused of unfairly singling out gay men for arrest.
President Obama Declares Stonewall Inn A National MonumentAs SF Pride arrives in the Bay Area, President Obama created the first national monument to gay rights, designating the iconic Stonewall Inn in Manhattan where the modern gay rights movement took root nearly five decades ago...
Amid Shouts Of 'Shame,' GOP Lawmakers Torpedo LGBT Rights MeasureThe House floor erupted Thursday into a tense, chaotic situation after an amendment to protect members of the LGBT community failed several seconds after it looked like it had enough votes to pass.
Kasich Calls For Balance On Gay Rights, Religious Beliefs During Bay Area VisitAsked about gay rights and marriage equality, Republican presidential candidate John Kasich said Friday that more people should take a "chill pill" and try to get along with one another.
Al Qaeda Says It Killed Gay Activist, Friend In BangladeshThe Bangladeshi branch of al-Qaida claimed responsibility Tuesday for the killing of a gay rights activist and his friend, undermining the prime minister's insistence just hours earlier that her political opponents were to blame.
Nike Drops Manny Pacquiao In Wake Of Anti-Gay StatementsManny Pacquiao's comments disparaging gays have cost him his contract with apparel giant Nike.
Russian Comedians Prank Elton John, Pretend To Be President Putin Calling To Discuss Gay RightsTwo Russian pranksters said Wednesday they fooled Elton John into believing that Russian President Vladimir Putin called him to discuss gay rights.
Elton John Says Putin Agreed To Meet, Discuss Russia's Anti-Gay PolicyElton John says Vladimir Putin has phoned him, after the musician requested a meeting to discuss Russia's anti-gay environment.
Openly Gay Syrian Refugee Living In Oakland To Make Historic Appearance At UNA gay man who fled from war-ravaged Syria to the Bay Area is about to become the first openly-LGBT person ever to address the United Nations Security Council.
Historic Supreme Court Ruling Makes Gay Marriage Legal In All 50 StatesIn a sweeping historic ruling, the Supreme Court gave same-sex couples the right to marry under the Constitution.