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FilmStruck Premieres Pride Month Lineup: Lea DeLaria, Alan Cumming, More

Lea DeLaria
Entertainment
Featuring more than 30 quintessential classic and modern films addressing LGBTQ issues, including Cabaret, A Streetcar Named Desire and Blue Is The Warmest Color, FilmStruck’s Pride month showcase offers an extensive examination of how far Hollywood and global cinema have come in portraying same-sex love on screen. ...
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Pride Week NYC: Fun Things to Do in 2018

Travel
The March, commonly known as the Pride Parade, will celebrate the 49th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising with a newly extended route. It’ll be lengthened from its normal end at Stonewall on Christopher up to a few blocks north of the AIDS Memorial at 13th and 7th. ...
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First-Ever Pride of the Americas Coming to Fort Lauderdale

Pride flags in San Diego Pride. Photo: Garcon Magazine
Travel
Fort Lauderdale has been a pioneering destination in LGBTQI travel under the visitors’ bureau’s direction since 1996 and the global headquarters of the IGLTA, the LGBTQI travel association. ...
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Standing Ovations for Kendell, Confidence in NCLR’s Future

Outgoing National Center for Lesbian Rights Executive Director Kate Kendell, right, enjoying a moment with the Human Rights Campaign’s Director of Public Education and Research Ashland Johnson, left, at the 41st annual NCLR Gala at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, May 19, 2018. Photo: NCLR
National
It was a night to party. It was a night to say goodbye. It was a night to raise a lot of money for LGBT rights. It all happened in one amazing Saturday night at the NCLR sold out 41st annual dinner gala and party at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco on May 19. ...
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GLAAD, Bonnier Publishing USA Announce Children’s Book Publishing Partnership

National
The first GLAAD and Bonnier Publishing USA book to be released is Prince & Knight, by Daniel Haack and illustrated by Stevie Lewis. In this “illuminating fairy tale for young readers” (School Library Journal) a noble prince is in line to take the throne. ...
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Stephanie Sandberg Shares Vision for Lesbian Super PAC in the Trump Era

Stephanie Sandberg/LPAC
Editorial
Trump has erased references to LBTQ people from federal web sites; reversed protections for trans prisoners, setting them up to be victims of increased brutality – and tried to ban trans soldiers from the military. ...
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Europe’s Largest Lesbian Festival Ella Coming to Costa Rica

Ella International Lesbian Festival
International Travel
The Ella International Lesbian Festival will host Central America’s first-ever large lesbian event in Costa Rica in 2019. ...
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Relax in Style with Views of The Sydney Harbor

Hacienda Sydney’s view of the Sydney Harbor Bridge and Circular Quay in Sydney, Australia. Photo: Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour/Hacienda Sydney
Travel
Perched high above Circular Quay watching the ferries depart out onto the Sydney harbor and where cruise ships drop anchor, I enjoyed a light lunch at Hacienda Sydney at the Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour. ...
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PFLAG National Celebrates 45 Years of Saving Lives, One Family at a Time

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 09: Gay Men's Chorus of Washington attends the PFLAG 45th Anniversary Celebration at the Mayflower Hotel on May 9, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for PFLAG)
National
Hundreds of people gathered at the Mayflower Hotel on Wednesday May 9 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of PFLAG - the nation's first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people, their families, and allies. ...
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PRIDE Barcelona Emerges with New Ad Campaign, Strong Stakes in the Community

PRIDE Barcelona/Instagram
International
In early May, the organization of PRIDE Barcelona presented its new image and social campaign, supporting LGTBI refugees, and the advancement of its program filled with concerts and activities to celebrate the largest pride in the Mediterranean area. ...
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