How San Francisco Artist Gilbert Baker Made The Rainbow Flag An Enduring Symbol Of LGTBQ PrideIn June 1970, gay rights activists gathered at Aquatic Park near Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco. About 30 gay men, lesbians, and transgender individuals – then called by the press “hair faeries” - took part in San Francisco’s first Gay Liberation Movement Demonstration.
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.
Dublin City Council Nixes Proposal To Raise LGBTQ Pride Flag At City HallA debate over the rainbow “pride” flag has left an East Bay city wondering how to be inclusive without opening a can of worms.
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.
Rainbow Flag Burning At East Bay Church Investigated As Hate CrimeAn East Bay man has been arrested on suspicion of a hate crime after a rainbow flag was burned at a Clayton church.
Anti-LGBT Russians Use Country's Flag To Counter Facebook Rainbow Flag FilterFacebook’s rainbow flag filter for user’s profile images proved to be wildly popular following Friday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing same-sex marriage in all 50 states, while also creating a backlash on the other side the world.