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July 9, 2024 at 12:44 AM

Community mourns trans teen killed during Pride month

A Pennsylvania community is mourning transgender teen Pauly Likens, 14, who was found dismembered at the end of Pride month.
July 9, 2024 at 12:44 AM
A Pennsylvania community is mourning transgender teen Pauly Likens, 14, who was found dismembered at the end of Pride month.
July 1, 2024 at 1:57 AM

Celebrating Pride across America

The nation's largest Pride parade was Sunday in New York City, complete with colorful floats. In St. Petersburg, Florida a Pride parade was held Saturday along Beach Drive.
July 1, 2024 at 1:57 AM
VIDEO: Celebrating Pride across America
June 30, 2024 at 2:41 PM

The nation’s biggest pride parades set to begin

ABC News’ Will Ganss is along the path of New York City’s pride parade where this year’s theme for the march is “reflect, empower, unite.”
June 30, 2024 at 2:41 PM
VIDEO: The nation’s biggest pride parades set to begin
June 29, 2024 at 1:28 PM

Singer David Archuleta celebrating Pride month and a new song

David Archuleta released a new song called "Hell Together," which recounts his journey of coming out and leaving the Mormon church.
June 29, 2024 at 1:28 PM
VIDEO:  Singer David Archuleta celebrating Pride month and a new song
June 29, 2024 at 10:13 AM

LGBTQ people say mental health positively impacted when states have protective laws

Members of the LGBTQ+ community say living in states with strong protections is positive for their mental health amid a wave of anti-LGBTQ+ legislation sweeping the U.S.
June 29, 2024 at 10:13 AM
In this March 3, 2022 file photo, Hillsborough High School students protest a Republican-backed bill dubbed the "Don't Say Gay" that would prohibit classroom discussion of sexual orientation and gender identity, in Tampa, Fla.
June 29, 2024 at 12:34 AM

Elton John celebrates Pride in NYC with special performance and speech

Elton John, along with President Biden and Katy Perry, attended the opening ceremony of the Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center, which is considered the birthplace of Pride.
June 29, 2024 at 12:34 AM
VIDEO: Elton John celebrates Pride in NYC with special performance and speech
1 month ago

Anti-DEI push challenges companies during Pride

Pride month coincides with a growing political movement against corporate DEI.
1 month ago
Participants march through the DC Pride Parade,June 8, 2024 in Washington, D.C.
1 month ago

Chappell Roan meets 'Baby Chappell' at Louisville Pride Festival

Singer Chappell Roan met her 2-year-old lookalike, Julia, who was excited to meet her idol.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Chappell Roan meets 'Baby Chappell' at Louisville Pride Festival
2 months ago

Foreign terrorist organizations could target Pride month events: FBI, DHS

Foreign terrorist organizations may seek to exploit "LGBTQIA+-related events and venues," including events during 2024 Pride month, the FBI and DHS said.
2 months ago
The seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seen on their headquarters on February 23, 2024 in Washington, D.C.
1 year ago

Dr. Nas Mohamed and Natalie Thompson talk the importance of Pride around the world

Activist Dr. Nas Mohamed and InterPride Co-President Natalie Thompson discuss how Pride celebrations impact visibility, criminalization and socialization for the global LGBTQ community.
1 year ago
VIDEO: Dr. Nas Mohamed and Natalie Thompson talk the importance of Pride around the world
1 year ago

Actor Jake Borelli celebrates Pride as San Francisco's celebrity Grand Marshal

The "Grey's Anatomy" star discusses how his role as the first gay character on the show allowed him to tell his own story.
1 year ago
VIDEO: Actor Jake Borelli celebrates Pride as San Francisco's celebrity Grand Marshal
1 year ago

‘Drag Race’ star Alexis Michelle speaks at San Francisco Pride Parade

The drag queen, currently starring on season 8 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars,” stopped by to discuss Pride month.
1 year ago
VIDEO: ‘Drag Race’ star Alexis Michelle speaks at San Francisco Pride Parade
1 year ago

Actress Dominique Jackson describes what Pride means to her

The 'Pose' star talked with ABC News about hosting TikTok's first ever Pride Creator Ball and the meaning of Pride.
1 year ago
VIDEO: Actress Dominique Jackson describes what Pride means to her
1 year ago

NYPD ramps up security ahead of LGBTQ Pride celebrations

Authorities are concerned about dangerous rhetoric targeting the LGBTQ community.
1 year ago
VIDEO: NYPD ramps up security ahead of LGBTQ Pride celebrations
1 year ago

Concerns grow over threats, violence targeting LGBTQ community

The atmosphere of increased threat has shaped Pride Month events and commemorations of the seventh anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting
1 year ago
A protester holds a sign reading "GOD HATES PRIDE" as parade participants pass during the Kentuckiana Pride Parade, June 17, 2023, in Louisville, Ky. According to the American Civil Liberties Union, nearly 500 anti-LGBTQ+ bills have been introduced across the U.S. in state legislatures since the beginning of 2023.
1 year ago

Protesters clash for 2nd time at California school board meeting over Pride month

No LGBTQ issues were on the agenda for the Tuesday meeting.
1 year ago
No LGBTQ issues were on the agenda for the Tuesday meeting.
1 year ago

Kansas man indicted for threatening to attack Nashville Pride event this weekend: DOJ

A Kansas man has been indicted on charges he made threats on Facebook targeting a Nashville Pride event scheduled for this upcoming weekend, prosecutors announced.
1 year ago
The U.S. and Rainbow flag blows in the wind during an all ages LGBTQ Pride event in Franklin, Tennessee, June 3, 2023.
1 year ago

Queer pastor stands up to hate in wake of Club Q shooting

Reverend Mallory Everhart leads what she calls a "refugee church," creating a safe space for the LGBTQ+ community: "We take really seriously that Jesus is on the side of the most marginalized."
1 year ago
VIDEO: Queer pastor stands up to hate in wake of Club Q shooting
1 year ago

Protests over school board Pride month vote turn violent

Fights broke out at a school board meeting in Glendale, California, over the recognition of Pride month.
1 year ago
Fights broke out outside a school district meeting in Glendale where administrators were set to vote on a resolution recognizing Pride Month, June 6, 2023, in Glendale, Calif.
1 year ago

Elliot Page says the trans community is 'not a debate': 'We're real'

Elliot Page sat down with ABC News for an exclusive network interview for ABC's Pride Month special to discuss his trans journey.
1 year ago
Elliot Page sits down for an exclusive network interview for ABC News' "Soul of a Nation" Pride special.
1 year ago

Human Rights Campaign issues ‘state of emergency’ for US

The declaration came in June amid the kickoff of Pride Month.
1 year ago
 The declaration came in June amid the kickoff of Pride Month.
1 year ago

Parents find supportive ways to navigate their kids' queer identities

At the Harker School in California, the Gay Straight Alliance Club hosted students and parents to speak in support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender communities.
1 year ago
LGBTQIA+ friends making a heart shape against a rainbow flag celebrating love during a Pride Parade.
1 year ago

13 rainbow nail art ideas to try during Pride month and beyond

Celebrate Pride month with these fun rainbow nail art designs.
1 year ago
Celebrate Pride Month with this vibrant nail art idea.
1 year ago

Elliot Page says he feels 'fully alive' in trailer for ABC Pride special

Watch the trailer for "The Freedom to Exist – A Soul of a Nation Presentation," airing June 6 on ABC.
1 year ago
Elliot Page sits down for an exclusive network interview for ABC News' "Soul of a Nation" Pride special.
1 year ago

Mom fears for her trans daughter's future in wake of gender-affirming care ban

A South Dakota law prohibiting gender-affirming care for minors is set to take effect next month as a growing number of states are considering or enacting similar laws.
1 year ago
Carrie, the mother of a transgender teen named Willow, is shown during an interview with ABC News.
1 year ago

Fight for transgender equality transcends generations

Actress Nicole Maines' fight for transgender equality transcends generations.
1 year ago
Nicole Maines speaks with ABC News.
1 year ago

Niecy Nash dons colorful feather dress for 1st Pride parade: 'Thank you for the LOVE'

"Reno 911" and "Claws" star Niecy Nash wore a colorful rainbow feather dress to her first Pride parade in West Hollywood, California.
1 year ago
Jessica Betts and Niecy Nash-Betts attend the 2023 WeHo Pride Parade on June 4, 2023 in West Hollywood, Calif.
1 year ago

Target pulls some Pride collection products following threats to store employees

Target says it is pulling some Pride-themed products from its store displays and shelves following threats to store employees, one week ahead of Pride Month.
1 year ago
A customer is seen in the parking lot of the Target store at the Paxton Towne Centre, April 4, 2023, near Harrisburg, Pa.
2 years ago

Moms share why it’s important to celebrate Disability Pride Month for their kids

Nearly 41 million Americans live with a disability. These moms want to make sure their kids with disabilities feel celebrated and loved for who they are.
2 years ago
VIDEO: Moms share why it’s important to celebrate Disability Pride Month for their kids
2 years ago

New York City Pride March

Join ABC for the broadcast special, co-hosted by Angelica Ross along with WABC’s Ken Rosato, Lauren Glassberg, Kemberley Richardson and Sam Champion, which returns for its sixth consecutive year.
2 years ago
VIDEO: New York City Pride March
2 years ago

Soul of a Nation Presents: ‘PRIDE To Be Seen’

Cara Delevingne hosts the groundbreaking special event documenting the LGBTQ+ experience and examining what it means to be seen as a member of the community. Watch Thursday at 10/9c on ABC.
2 years ago
VIDEO: Soul of a Nation Presents: ‘PRIDE To Be Seen’
3 years ago

Here are the countries where same-sex marriage is officially legal

Nearly 30 countries have officially legalized gay marriage.
3 years ago
VIDEO: Here are the 30 countries where same-sex marriage is officially legal
3 years ago

Celebrate Pride with fantastic brunch recipes

Chef Jason Goldstein of Chop Happy, shows us how to celebrate Pride with some good eats.
3 years ago
VIDEO: Celebrate Pride with fantastic brunch recipes
3 years ago

GMA Pride Month Spotlight

Meet Wendy Carlos, a talented composer who is also a pioneer in the transgender community.
3 years ago
VIDEO: GMA Pride Month Spotlight
3 years ago

GMA's Pride Inspiration List

Singer and performer Todrick Hall celebrates longtime friend and author Ryan Brockington as one of the next generation of leaders in the LGBTQ+ community.
3 years ago
VIDEO: GMA's Pride Inspiration List
3 years ago

Deadly crash at Florida Pride parade deemed an accident

A parade participant’s pickup truck plowed into other marchers, resulting in one death and an injury, before crashing through a fence.
3 years ago
VIDEO: Deadly crash at Florida Pride parade deemed an accident
3 years ago

By the Numbers: The history of PRIDE

A look at the fight for LGBTQ rights and why June was designated as PRIDE month.
3 years ago
VIDEO: By the Numbers: The history of PRIDE
3 years ago

LZ Granderson, host of 'Life Out Loud': Why we need Pride more than ever

The closet remains the greatest threat to full equality. Thus, coming out -- Pride -- is our most powerful weapon.
3 years ago
Kick off Pride Month with the two-episode premiere of ABC News' first LGBTQ+ issue-focused podcast, “Life Out Loud with LZ Granderson.”
4 years ago

Adam Rippon’s mom celebrates National Coming Out Day with a special letter to Adam

The Olympian and his mom Kelly, reflect on his coming out experience and how it changed their relationship.
4 years ago
VIDEO: Adam Rippon’s mom celebrates National Coming Out Day with a special letter to
4 years ago

YouTuber and activist Lindsay Amer shares special song for National Coming Out Day

Amer’s hit YouTube series, Queer Kid Stuff, covers many LGBTQ+ topics like intersectionality and what activism looks like.
4 years ago
VIDEO: YouTuber and activist Lindsay Amer shares special song for National Coming Out Day
4 years ago

Take it from Lance Bass: Don't worry what others think of you

NSYNC member Lance Bass offers advice to his younger self and others in this new Take It From Me, and talks his new documentary, "The Boy Band Con."
4 years ago
VIDEO: Take it from Lance Bass: Don't worry what others think of you
5 years ago

Take it from Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon: 'Don't put a limit on your dreams'

The renowned figure skater Adam Rippon reminisces about his time at the Olympics, old family photos and fitting in.
5 years ago
VIDEO: Take it from Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon: 'Don't put a limit on your dreams'
5 years ago

Take it from me': Proud LGBTQ celebs share their most empowering advice

Proud LGBTQ celebs share empowering advice
5 years ago
VIDEO: Take it from me': Proud LGBTQ celebs share their most empowering advice
5 years ago

Millions more attended WorldPride than expected

Around 5 million people attended WorldPride in New York City over the weekend.
5 years ago
Participants with rainbow flag during the Motor City Pride Parade at Detroit, Michigan, June 10, 2018.
5 years ago

Drag queen Sasha Velour gets ready for Pride

"RuPaul's Drag Race" winner Sasha Velour serves beauty and brains as she gets ready for Pride.
5 years ago
VIDEO: Drag queen Sasha Velour gets ready for Pride
5 years ago

These emotional coming out videos will restore your faith in humanity

YouTube star and his twin were 'so proud of the unconditional love' from dad after coming out as gay in viral video.
5 years ago
VIDEO: These emotional coming out videos will restore your faith in humanity
5 years ago

These pride nails are over the rainbow

Celebrate pride with these rainbow nail designs.
5 years ago
VIDEO: These pride nails are over the rainbow
5 years ago

Mom celebrates son coming out as trans with sweet photo shoot

Adrian Brown, 20, and his family posed in a photo shoot to celebrate his bravery.
5 years ago
VIDEO: Mom celebrates son coming out as trans with sweet photo shoot
5 years ago

State Dept denies embassies’ requests to fly rainbow pride flag on official flagpoles

State Dept. denies embassies’ requests to fly rainbow pride flag on official flagpoles
5 years ago
A gay pride flag is raised next to the US flag is at the former US embassy in Tel Aviv, June 13, 2014, in this file photo.
5 years ago

Twins transition together from female to male

Jack Grafe and Jace Grafe were assigned female sex at birth and later revealed themselves to one another as transgender.
5 years ago
VIDEO: Twins transition together from female to male