Businesses Are Cashing In On Pride

Businesses Are Cashing In On Pride

Anything on the path to becoming mainstream goes through a stage of being faddish. That’s where LGBT culture is right now: still stigmatized, with states making laws specifically aimed at allowing businesses and services to avoid serving LGBT customers, but also...
Portland Renames City Street After Harvey Milk

Portland Renames City Street After Harvey Milk

  Harvey Milk, the late City Supervisor of San Francisco, was one of the United States’ first openly gay politicians. He was elected as an out gay man in 1977, and was the force behind one of the earliest civil rights bills protecting the rights of LGBT...
Brazil’s Gay Pride 2012

Brazil’s Gay Pride 2012

On Sunday, November 18th, 2012, half a million people in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, celebrated gay pride. This was the 17th annual LGBT parade in Rio de Janeiro, and LGBT people and supporters proudly carried a rainbow flag along Copacabana beach. The parade 1.3-mile...