PrideMonth
Follow the latest PrideMonth news, videos, and analysis from ABC News.
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Dr. Nas Mohamed and Natalie Thompson talk the importance of Pride around the world
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Actor Jake Borelli celebrates Pride as San Francisco's celebrity Grand Marshal
10 months 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.
10 months ago
‘Drag Race’ star Alexis Michelle speaks at San Francisco Pride Parade
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Actress Dominique Jackson describes what Pride means to her
10 months ago

NYPD ramps up security ahead of LGBTQ Pride celebrations

Authorities are concerned about dangerous rhetoric targeting the LGBTQ community.
10 months ago
NYPD ramps up security ahead of LGBTQ Pride celebrations
10 months ago

'It feels more urgent': LGBTQ community, security experts worry about rising violence amid Pride events

The atmosphere of increased threat has shaped Pride Month events and commemorations of the seventh anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting
10 months ago
Concerns grow over threats, violence targeting LGBTQ community
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Protesters clash for 2nd time at California school board meeting over Pride month
10 months ago

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

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.
10 months ago
Kansas man indicted for threatening to attack Nashville Pride event this weekend: DOJ
10 months 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."
10 months ago
Queer pastor stands up to hate in wake of Club Q shooting
10 months ago

School board's Pride month vote leads to fights, protests, arrests in Glendale, Calif.

Fights broke out at a school board meeting in Glendale, California, over the recognition of Pride month.
10 months ago
Protests over school board Pride month vote turn violent
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Elliot Page says the trans community is 'not a debate': 'We're real'
10 months ago

Human Rights Campaign issues ‘state of emergency’ for US

The declaration came in June amid the kickoff of Pride Month.
10 months ago
Human Rights Campaign issues ‘state of emergency’ for US
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Parents find supportive ways to navigate their kids' queer identities
10 months ago

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

Celebrate Pride month with these fun rainbow nail art designs.
10 months ago
13 rainbow nail art ideas to try during Pride month and beyond
10 months ago

Elliot Page says he feels 'fully alive for the 1st time' 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.
10 months ago
Elliot Page says he feels 'fully alive' in trailer for ABC Pride special
10 months ago

Mom fears for her trans daughter in wake of gender-affirming care ban: 'It's not going to stop there'

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

Fight for transgender equality transcends generations

Actress Nicole Maines' fight for transgender equality transcends generations.
10 months ago
Fight for transgender equality transcends generations
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Niecy Nash dons colorful feather dress for 1st Pride parade: 'Thank you for the LOVE'
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
Target pulls some Pride collection products following threats to store employees
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
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
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
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
Here are the 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
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
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
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
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
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
LZ Granderson, host of 'Life Out Loud': Why we need Pride more than ever
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
Adam Rippon’s mom celebrates National Coming Out Day with a special letter to Adam
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
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
Take it from Lance Bass: Don't worry what others think of you
4 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.
4 years ago
Take it from Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon: 'Don't put a limit on your dreams'
4 years ago

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

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

About 5 million people attended WorldPride in NYC, mayor says

Around 5 million people attended WorldPride in New York City over the weekend.
5 years ago
Millions more attended WorldPride than expected
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
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
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
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
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
State Dept denies embassies’ requests to fly rainbow pride flag on official flagpoles
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
Twins transition together from female to male
5 years ago

You will be blown away by this couple's wedding 'Dirty Dancing' routine

Noah Aberlin and P.J. Simmons "hadn't really ever danced together like that before, which made it really special."
5 years ago
You will be blown away by this couple's wedding 'Dirty Dancing' routine
5 years ago

Father opens up about coming out to his family

Scott Takacs shares his experience coming out as a 42-year-old man.
5 years ago
Father opens up about coming out to his family
5 years ago

'RuPaul's Drag Race' winner Bianca Del Rio: 'Take it from me, nothing is that serious'

From school picture day to prom, before she was America's next drag superstar, Del Rio shares what she'd say to the teen-turned-queen during these moments in her past.
5 years ago
'RuPaul's Drag Race' winner Bianca Del Rio: 'Take it from me, nothing is that serious
5 years ago

Take it from Karamo Brown: Own who you are

'Queer Eye' star Karamo Brown serves up advice to his younger self.
5 years ago
Take it from Karamo Brown: Own who you are
5 years ago

Grooms dress as Woody and Buzz Lightyear at Disney-themed wedding

Garrett Smith and Jason Bitner of Illinois, requested their guests arrive dressed as beloved Disney characters.
5 years ago
Grooms dress as Woody and Buzz Lightyear at Disney-themed wedding
5 years ago

This 24-layer rainbow crepe cake is the birthday cake of your childhood dreams

Stefano's restaurant in Southern California created the colorful dessert.
5 years ago
This 24-layer rainbow crepe cake is the birthday cake of your childhood dreams
5 years ago

These black and white rainbow cookies are perfect for Pride Month

Dana's Bakery has been putting a fun spin on classic desserts since 2012 and their latest creation is no different.
5 years ago
These black and white rainbow cookies are perfect for Pride Month
5 years ago

How 'Mulan' helped me accept my sexuality and gender

Proud queer writer celebrates how Disney's "Mulan" was an inspiration.
5 years ago
How 'Mulan' helped me accept my sexuality and gender