Raiders' Carl Nassib Becomes 1st Active NFL Player To Come Out As GayCarl Nassib, a defensive lineman for the Las Vegas Raiders, became the first active NFL player in league's 100-plus year history to come out as gay.
SF Kicks Off Pride Month With Pink Triangle Lighting Ceremony The 26th annual Pink Triangle lighting ceremony kicked off Pride month with music amidst heavy fog and elected leaders including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi high above San Francisco Tuesday night.
Pandemic Pride Month Kicks Off With Pink Torch Procession From Oakland To SFWith the roar of an engine, Dykes on Bikes kicked off Pride Month in the Bay Area with the first ever Pink Torch Procession from Oakland to San Francisco to light the pink triangle on Twin Peaks.
Pink Torch Procession From Oakland San Francisco’s Pink Triangle To Kick Off Pride MonthTo launch Pride Month, a pink torch will be run from Oakland across the Bay Bridge to the acre-sized pink triangle on San Francisco's Twin Peaks, which will be illuminated Tuesday night in an opening ceremony.
Pink Triangle Installed on San Francisco Twin Peaks as Symbol of Pride MonthVolunteers installed the 26th annual Pink Triangle on Twin Peaks in San Francisco on Saturday afternoon in preparation for the start of Pride Month on Tuesday.
Speaker Pelosi, Senator Harris Get Political Before SF Pride ParadeEach year before the San Francisco Pride parade begins, you can find just about every Bay Area local, state and federal official decked out in rainbow colors at the Alice B. Toklas breakfast.
San Mateo County Supervisor Takes Stand Against Chick-Fil-A Opening In Redwood CityA San Mateo County official is pushing to stop a Chick-fil-A restaurant from opening up in Redwood City.
Dublin City Council Reverses Decision, Votes To Fly Pride FlagThe Dublin City Council voted unanimously Tuesday evening to fly the Pride Flag after all, reversing an earlier decision that was met with criticism and debate.
San Jose Pride Month Rally Denounces Violence Against LGBTQ CommunityA rally to kick off Pride month and denounce violence faced by the transgender community was hosted by the Santa Clara County Office of LGBTQ Affairs in San Jose.
Rhode Island Bishop Faces Backlash After Tweet About Pride Month Rhode Island’s Roman Catholic bishop on Sunday defended a tweet urging Catholics to not support or attend LGBTQ Pride Month events, saying it was his obligation to teach the faith “clearly and compassionately, even on very difficult and sensitive issues.”
Best Bars In The Bay Area To Celebrate Pride MonthJune is Pride Month, when San Francisco holds its 45th annual parade and celebration throughout the weekend of June 27 through June 28, 2015. The party extends to the city's clubs, bars, resto-lounges and dance floors, some of which have been supporting the gay community for decades.
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