Turkish Police Douse Pride Rally With Tear Gas, Water Cannons, Rubber BulletsIn stark contrast to the cooperative spirit of San Francisco’s Pride parade Sunday, across the globe in Istanbul, the Pride march was marred by violent clashes with local police.
Handguns Seized, Dozens Arrested On Drunk In Public Charges During Pride Weekend In San FranciscoThe San Francisco Police Department has seized at least four handguns at this weekend’s Pride celebration, according to statistics about police activity at the event released Sunday morning.
Rainbow Over Grateful Dead Concert Evokes Visions Of Jerry Garcia, Gay Pride During Epic WeekendDuring an epic week in America that saw same sex couple gain equal rights to marriage on the eve of Pride weekend, and an epic week in music as the Grateful Dead play their final concerts with a show Saturday night and again Sunday at Levi's Stadium, fans couldn't help but embrace a rainbow over the concert as a sign of the late Jerry Garcia looking down on them, and celebrating pride.
Facebook Adds Tool To Easily Add A Rainbow Filter To Your Profile PhotoWant to show your pride for #SFPride? Facebook is making it easy.
Supreme Court Ruling On Gay Marriage: 5 Things To Know Before The AnnouncementThe future of gay marriage depends on a U.S. Supreme Court decision expected Friday or more likely Monday, and as the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community and opposing conservatives anxiously await the ruling, there are 5 things everyone might want to know beforehand.
U.S. Military Celebrating Gay Pride Month, Honors Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender ServicemembersMaybe it's all about who is the current commander-in-chief. Maybe it resonates more because of Caitlyn Jenner's announcement this week. Maybe it's just the new "normal" for the Department of Defense, but this month the DoD is making it very clear to the American public that the military supports Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month.
National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Transgender Pride Month Declared By President Obama (Full Text)"The Federal Government is now leading by example, ensuring that our employees and contractors are judged by the quality of their work, not by who they love. " FULL TEXT OF PRESIDENT OBAMA DECLARATION
Woman Named Tru Love Has No Love For Facebook's 'Real Name' PolicyA Los Altos woman is one of hundreds of users whose pages disappeared after their accounts were unfairly targeted by Facebook's "real name" policy.
Indiana, Arkansas Approve Revised Religious Objections Laws Amid Worries Of Anti-LGBT DiscriminationLawmakers in Arkansas and Indiana passed legislation Thursday that they hoped would quiet the national uproar over new religious objections laws that opponents say are designed to offer a legal defense for anti-gay discrimination.
Video: Knife-Wielding Driver Chasing People On Union Square On Pride DayA video of a knife-wielding driver chasing a group of young men around Union Square on Pride weekend has San Francisco authorities scratching their heads.
65 Arrests For Public Intoxication During Pride CelebrationsAt least 65 arrests for public intoxication were made in San Francisco in neighborhoods hosting Pride celebrations on Saturday.
Thousands Gather In Dolores Park For Trans March To Kick Off Pride WeekendThousands turned out Friday for the Trans March and celebration at Dolores Park in San Francisco's Mission District.
Vatican Reviewing Catholic Stance On Gay Marriage, Contraception; Calls For Being 'Less Judgmental'As San Francisco explodes with revelers celebrating the gay lifestyle, on Thursday the Vatican discussed less judgmental language regarding gay unions and the gay lifestyle, in addition to conceding that most Catholics reject its teachings on sex and contraception as intrusive and irrelevant.
Ridesharing Company Uber Offering On Demand Weddings During San Francisco Pride WeekendAfter disrupting the taxi business in San Francisco and in cities throughout the world, ridesharing company Uber is entering the marriage business in honor of the city’s LGBT pride celebration.
Biden: Protecting Gay Rights Trumps Cultural TraditionsVice President Joe Biden declared that protecting gay rights is a defining mark of a civilized nation takes precedence over national cultures and social traditions.