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June 27, 2022, 4:46 PM

This is the world’s longest LEGO Pride parade

LEGO celebrated Pride by creating the longest parade from San Francisco to NYC!
June 27, 2022, 4:46 PM
This is the world’s longest LEGO Pride parade
June 27, 2022, 4:00 PM

Gay parents speak out about struggle to build a family

Two gay couples share their paths to parenthood on “Good Morning America.”
June 27, 2022, 4:00 PM
Gay parents speak out about struggle to build a family
June 27, 2022, 8:01 AM

Pride style through the years: Festive fashion, beauty and more

Pride style through the years: Photos of parade fashion, beauty and more.
June 27, 2022, 8:01 AM
Pride style through the years: Festive fashion, beauty and more
June 26, 2022, 9:44 PM

Norway: Suspect in Pride Month attack won't talk to police

The prime minister and members of the royal family joined mourners.
June 26, 2022, 9:44 PM
Norway mourns victims of Oslo shooting with memorial service
June 26, 2022, 9:26 PM

Pride parades march on with new urgency across US

Pride parades kicked off in some of America’s biggest cities Sunday amid new fears about the potential erosion of freedoms won through decades of activism
June 26, 2022, 9:26 PM
Pride parades march on with new urgency
June 26, 2022, 6:22 PM

Out Loud: ABC News celebrates Pride Month

Watch the kickoff show before the New York City Pride Parade hosted by Gio Benitez, LZ Granderson and Diane Macedo.
June 26, 2022, 6:22 PM
Out Loud: ABC News celebrates Pride Month
June 26, 2022, 5:27 PM

Arrests in Istanbul as LGBTQ marchers try to defy Pride ban

Dozens detained in central Istanbul after the city banned an LGBTQ Pride march.
June 26, 2022, 5:27 PM
June 26, 2022, 2:42 PM

Owners of NYC Stonewall Inn discuss Pride

Stacy Lentz and Kurt Kelly, owners of New York City's Stonewall Inn, discuss the renovation and historic status of the bar recognized as the birth of the LGBTQ+ movement.
June 26, 2022, 2:42 PM
Owners of NYC Stonewall Inn discuss Pride
June 26, 2022, 12:09 AM

Visiting the birth place of the Pride movement

The Pride movement began in 1969 at the Stonewall Inn in New York City.
June 26, 2022, 12:09 AM
Visiting the birth place of the Pride movement
June 25, 2022, 9:05 PM

Mass same-sex wedding in Mexico challenges discrimination

Mexico City hosted a mass wedding for couples as part of celebrations of Pride.
June 25, 2022, 9:05 PM
Mass same-sex wedding in Mexico challenges discrimination
June 25, 2022, 6:56 PM

Summer camp offers inclusive experience for LGBTQ+ youth

Camp Indigo Point was co-founded by Shira Berkowitz as an inclusive summer camp.
June 25, 2022, 6:56 PM
Summer camp offers inclusive experience for LGBTQ+ youth
June 25, 2022, 6:44 PM

Suspected terror attack in Oslo

The attacker fired several shots outside a popular bar with the LGBTQ+ community in Oslo's city centre, killing two.
June 25, 2022, 6:44 PM
Suspected terror attack in Oslo
June 25, 2022, 5:45 PM

Religious schools may face another hurdle to state tuition

The schools must be willing to abide by the state's antidiscrimination law.
June 25, 2022, 5:45 PM
Religious schools may face another hurdle to state tuition
June 24, 2022, 8:07 PM

Supreme Court opens door to overturning rights to contraceptives, same-sex relationships and marriage

As Roe v. Wade is overturned, Justice Clarence Thomas considered other rights to be challenged including same-sex marriage.
June 24, 2022, 8:07 PM
Supreme Court opens door to overturning rights to contraceptives, same-sex marriage
June 24, 2022, 7:37 PM

1st LGBTQ National Park Service visitor center to open at Stonewall Inn

The Stonewall National Monument in New York City is the first national monument dedicated to the history of the LGBTQ rights movement.
June 24, 2022, 7:37 PM
1st LGBTQ National Park Service visitor center to open at Stonewall Inn
June 24, 2022, 5:47 PM

House passes LGBTQ data collection bill to address community needs

The House of Representatives has passed an LGBTQI+ Data Inclusion Act to ensure the community's needs are met.
June 24, 2022, 5:47 PM
House passes LGBTQ data collection bill to address community needs
June 24, 2022, 1:31 PM

The paths to parenthood in the LGBTQ+ community

Adoption and in vitro fertilization are among the popular options for same-sex couples.
June 24, 2022, 1:31 PM
The paths to parenthood in the LGBTQ+ community
June 24, 2022, 12:45 PM

New York library reverses removal of Pride displays from children's sections following outrage

A Long Island library board voted to remove the Pride displays from the children's sections. It has since reversed its decision.
June 24, 2022, 12:45 PM
Library board reverses removal of Pride displays for children following outrage
June 24, 2022, 9:32 AM

1st LGBTQ National Park Service center to open at Stonewall Inn

Organizers have broken ground on the Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center in New York City, the first LGBTQ visitor center for the National Park Service.
June 24, 2022, 9:32 AM
1st LGBTQ National Park Service center to open at Stonewall Inn
June 24, 2022, 6:38 AM

At Pride, celebrations amid a darker national environment

Celebrations are grappling with a darker atmosphere this year.
June 24, 2022, 6:38 AM
At Pride, celebrations amid a darker national environment
June 23, 2022, 10:12 PM

TikToker responds to users who think her husband should be with someone thinner

Alicia Mccarvell, a self-love activist, wants people to know that size has zero impact on a relationship.
June 23, 2022, 10:12 PM
TikToker responds to users who think her husband should be with someone thinner
June 23, 2022, 9:00 PM

Hulu special 'Mormon No More' offers rare look of two former Mormons exploring faith and LGBTQ+ identity

All four episodes of “Mormon No More” begin streaming Friday, June 24, only on Hulu.
June 23, 2022, 9:00 PM
Former Mormons explore faith and LGBTQ+ identity
June 23, 2022, 8:14 PM

Trans people can correct sex on North Carolina birth records

Those born in the state may now correct their sex designation without surgery.
June 23, 2022, 8:14 PM
Trans people can correct sex on North Carolina birth records
June 23, 2022, 6:39 PM

LGBTQ+ historical tour showcases landmarks of the gay rights movement

Michael Venturiello started Christopher Street Tours a few years ago when he was looking for a year-round LGBTQ history tour and couldn’t find one.
June 23, 2022, 6:39 PM
LGBTQ+ historical tour showcases landmarks of the gay rights movement
June 23, 2022, 5:26 PM

NY library removes Pride displays from children's sections, stoking outrage

The Smithtown Library on Long Island plans on removing all LGBTQ Pride displays and Pride-related books on display from the children’s sections after the library board voted to shun them.
June 23, 2022, 5:26 PM
NY library removes Pride displays from children's sections, stoking outrage
June 23, 2022, 1:10 PM

'Rainbow Runway' showcases looks for Pride season

Ryan Clark, fashion expert and founder of High Fashion Living, curates looks for every celebratory occasion throughout LGBTQ+ Pride events and beyond.
June 23, 2022, 1:10 PM
'Rainbow Runway' showcases looks for Pride season
June 23, 2022, 3:46 AM

By the Numbers: LGBTQ political representation

A look at the state of political representation for America’s diverse LGBTQ community as a record number of LGBTQ candidates seek office.
June 23, 2022, 3:46 AM
By the Numbers: LGBTQ political representation
June 22, 2022, 4:55 PM

GMA Inspiration List: Celebrating LGBTQ+ youth making change

Meet five LGBTQ+ youth creating an impact in their community and raising the bar for visibility and representation for others like them.
June 22, 2022, 4:55 PM
GMA Inspiration List: Celebrating LGBTQ+ youth making change
June 22, 2022, 3:10 PM

LGBTQ+ youths open up about coming out to their families

Coming out as a teen can be a difficult and challenging process but research from the Trevor Project suggests having the support of an adult can make a big difference.
June 22, 2022, 3:10 PM
LGBTQ+ youths open up about coming out to their families
June 22, 2022, 2:58 PM

Elliot Page says he's 'proud' of trans storyline on 'The Umbrella Academy' season 3

Elliot Page and Emmy Raver-Lampman on what fans can expect on "The Umbrella Academy" season 3.
June 22, 2022, 2:58 PM
Elliot Page talks trans storyline on 'The Umbrella Academy' season 3
June 22, 2022, 1:19 PM

How familial support can save the lives of LGBTQ+ youth

According to The Trevor Project, more than half of transgender and nonbinary youth have considered suicide, but having even one accepting adult can dramatically reduce the risk.
June 22, 2022, 1:19 PM
How familial support can save the lives of LGBTQ+ youth
June 21, 2022, 6:27 PM

'The Deep' author Rivers Solomon shares 5 book picks for Pride Month

Rivers Solomon is also the author of "An Unkindness of Ghosts."
June 21, 2022, 6:27 PM
'The Deep' author Rivers Solomon shares 5 book picks for Pride Month
June 21, 2022, 5:55 PM

Threats and violence: LGBTQ community faces renewed political battles during Pride Month

Advocates say attacks against the community are increasing amid anti-LGBTQ legislation wave.
June 21, 2022, 5:55 PM
Threats and violence: LGBTQ community faces renewed political battles during Pride
June 21, 2022, 12:46 PM

Family shares how they co-parent after father came out as gay

Jessica Frew and Steve Stoddard, who were once married, are now on a mission to help others who may be dealing with how to co-parent in blended families.
June 21, 2022, 12:46 PM
Family shares how they co-parent after father came out as gay
June 21, 2022, 8:17 AM

Most transgender women barred from high-level international swimming competitions

A new ruling by the international swimming federation means transgender women athletes that transitioned after the age of 12 can’t compete in high-level international competitions.
June 21, 2022, 8:17 AM
Most transgender women barred from high-level international swimming competitions
June 20, 2022, 3:21 PM

International Swimming Federation bans trans women from competitions

FINA, the swimming world's governing body, voted to only allow women who have transitioned by the age of 12 to compete in international races like the Olympics.
June 20, 2022, 3:21 PM
International Swimming Federation bans trans women from competitions
June 19, 2022, 11:58 PM

World swimming bans transgender athletes from women's events

Only those who transitioned before a certain age can compete in women’s events.
June 19, 2022, 11:58 PM
June 18, 2022, 4:38 PM

Drag story hour hosts, under attack, dig in their heels

Rhetoric against LGBTQ people is now targeting drag storytimes amid Pride month.
June 18, 2022, 4:38 PM
Drag story hour hosts, under attack, dig in their heels
June 17, 2022, 4:17 PM

LGBTQ+ online communities offer support and acceptance

Members of the LGBTQ+ community who struggled to find acceptance from their families now finding support with “stand-in” families from social media group "Stand-In Pride"
June 17, 2022, 4:17 PM
LGBTQ+ online communities offer support and acceptance
June 16, 2022, 11:02 PM

Bishop says school no longer Catholic after flying Black Lives Matter, Pride flags

A bishop declared that a Massachusetts school "may no longer identify itself as Catholic" because it refuses to remove Black Lives Matter and Pride flags.
June 16, 2022, 11:02 PM
Bishop says school not Catholic after refusing to take down flags
June 16, 2022, 4:06 PM

Book bans and anti-LGBTQ laws: how queer authors are responding

How queer authors like David Levithan, Sonora Reyes and Emery Lee are responding to book bans and anti-LGBTQ laws.
June 16, 2022, 4:06 PM
Book bans and anti-LGBTQ laws: how queer authors are responding
June 15, 2022, 10:59 PM

Biden seeks to counter 'legislative attacks' on LGBTQ rights

President Joe Biden signed an executive order to stymie what the White House says are discriminatory legislative attacks on the LGBTQ community by Republican-controlled states
June 15, 2022, 10:59 PM
Biden seeks to counter state actions he sees as anti-LGBTQ
June 15, 2022, 3:54 PM

Gay men push back on body shaming amid high rates of body dysmorphia, eating disorders

A growing number of gay men are pushing back against what they call bullying over how they look.
June 15, 2022, 3:54 PM
Gay men push back on body shaming amid high rates of eating disorders
June 15, 2022, 2:21 PM

Timeline: Key moments in fight for gay rights

June celebrates LGBT Pride Month, a look at some key moments in gay rights.
June 15, 2022, 2:21 PM
Timeline: Key moments in fight for gay rights
June 13, 2022, 10:59 PM

Ariana DeBose, Andrew Garfield, Jonathan Van Ness and more deliver messages for Pride

Colton Haynes, Karine Jean-Pierre and many more celebs wish 'Good Morning America' a happy Pride Month.
June 13, 2022, 10:59 PM
Ariana DeBose, Andrew Garfield, Jonathan Van Ness and more deliver messages for Pride
June 13, 2022, 12:01 PM

31 arrested with riot gear near Idaho Pride event

Police in a small Idaho city arrested 31 people allegedly affiliated with a white nationalist group near a Pride parade, authorities announced on Saturday.
June 13, 2022, 12:01 PM
31 arrested with riot gear near Idaho Pride event
June 13, 2022, 10:53 AM

31 arrested with shields, riot gear near Pride parade in Idaho

They were believed to be associated with a white nationalist group, police said.
June 13, 2022, 10:53 AM
31 arrested with shields, riot gear near Pride parade in Idaho
June 13, 2022, 3:21 AM

31 arrested with shields, riot gear near Pride parade

Police arrested 31 people allegedly affiliated with the white nationalist group "Patriot Front" near a Pride parade in Idaho, authorities said.
June 13, 2022, 3:21 AM
31 arrested with shields, riot gear near Pride parade
June 12, 2022, 11:36 PM

Hate crime probe after group disrupts Drag Queen Story Hour

A group of men allegedly shouted homophobic, anti-LGBTQ slurs during the event.
June 12, 2022, 11:36 PM
June 12, 2022, 7:11 PM

Dozens of people arrested near Pride event in Idaho

Police arrested 31 members of an alleged white nationalist group who were armed with riot gear near a Pride event after finding them packed into a U-Haul.
June 12, 2022, 7:11 PM
Dozens of people arrested near Pride event in Idaho