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Europe: LGBT+ Prides swap parties for politics due to COVID-19

Europe: LGBT+ Prides swap parties for politics due to COVID-19

Pride marches around Europe are swapping mass parties for much smaller gatherings focused on fighting LGBT+ inequality, with one of the world’s biggest parades announcing on Monday scaled back plans for this year’s event, due to COVID-19. WorldPride, which is usually held in a different city every two years, and [which] drew about 5 million […]

InterPride: WorldPride To Be Held In NYC For Stonewall 50th

InterPride: WorldPride To Be Held In NYC For Stonewall 50th

InterPride – the International Association of LGBTI Pride Organisers – have announced that New York City will host a huge WorldPride event on 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, which happened in 1969, to be held in 2019. According to NYC Pride: “Early in the morning of June 28, the Stonewall Inn was raided by […]

Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir to Speak at 2014 World Pride Summit

Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir to Speak at 2014 World Pride Summit

Iceland’s former Prime Minister, and the world’s first openly-gay head of government, Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir, has been announced as the keynote speaker at the WorldPride Human Rights Conference, taking place in Toronto in 2014. Sigurðardóttir – who at the height of her career in 2009, was among Forbes’ 100 Most Powerful Women in the World – […]