• June is LGBT Pride Month - here's everything you need to know

    12 days ago - By Chron

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    June is Pride Month, when cities across the US show support for LGBT+ rights, culture, and communities.
    It's a tradition that goes back to the early 1970s, when cities began hosting events to commemorate the Stonewall Riots and highlight issues that LGBT+ Americans still face.
    Here's what Pride Month is all about.
    What is Pride Month, and how are cities celebrating it?
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    Pride is a monthlong LGBT+ celebration, protest, and act of political activism in the US. Nearly every city has some sort of big event - usually a large parade with plenty of rainbow iconography...
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  • For the second year in a row, the White House has failed to acknowledge Pride Month - and people aren't happy

    For the second year in a row, the White House has failed to acknowledge Pride Month - and people aren't happy

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    It has been June, aka Pride month, for a week now.
    The White House has failed to acknowledge the month and its significance to the LGBTQ community.
    People are not surprised.
    It has been June for a week now, and President Donald Trump and the White House have, for the second year in a row, ignored Pride Month, the annual celebration of LGBTQ history and community.
    Instead, following a pattern established last year, the White House has, instead, declared June 2018 Great Outdoors Month, National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, National Ocean Month, National Home Ownership Month, and...
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  • June is LGBT Pride Month - here's everything you need to know

    June is LGBT Pride Month - here's everything you need to know

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    June is Pride Month , when cities across the US show support for LGBT+ rights, culture, and communities .
    It's a tradition that goes back to the early 1970s, when cities began hosting events to commemorate the Stonewall Riots and highlight issues that LGBT+ Americans still face.
    Here's what Pride Month is all about. What is Pride Month, and how are cities celebrating it?
    Pride is a monthlong LGBT+ celebration, protest, and act of political activism in the US. Nearly every city has some sort of big event - usually a large parade with plenty of rainbow iconography, glitter, and floats driven...
    Read more ...