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Thousands line streets for massive Brighton Pride celebration

Thousands line streets for massive Brighton Pride celebration | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Hundreds of thousands of people have joined together in Brighton for one of the UK’s biggest summer Pride celebrations. Iconic musical duo the Pet Shop Boys headlined this year’s gathering for their first Pride performance in 20 years. This year’s annual event is extra special, marking 50 years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality. Other acts performing to the joyful crowds include Years & Years, Louisa Johnson and David Morales.

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Thousands of People March for LGBT Equality at Seoul Pride Despite Opposition and Harsh Weather

Thousands of People March for LGBT Equality at Seoul Pride Despite Opposition and Harsh Weather | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Tens of thousands of people colored Seoul with rainbows as they marched through the center of the capital on Saturday, sending a defiant message of solidarity in support of LGBT rights.

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33 Pictures Of LGBT Pride Around The World That'll Make You So Goddamn Proud

33 Pictures Of LGBT Pride Around The World That'll Make You So Goddamn Proud | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it
What does LGBT Pride look like in different countries around the world in 2017.

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Matt Skallerud Does World Pride Madrid 2017

Matt Skallerud Does World Pride Madrid 2017 | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

My adventures with World Pride 2017 in Madrid started upon arrival on Wednesday evening, June 28th, when Richard and I arrived in Madrid and got ourselves settled in at the cozy Marriott Princesa hotel. We immediately headed on down to the Chueca area of Madrid, where we met up with our friends for dinner and drinks, just to get ourselves started and oriented on the Madrid way of life!

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Gay pride Puerto Vallarta: what does pride mean to you?

Gay pride Puerto Vallarta: what does pride mean to you? | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Gay pride events are a lot of fun but also carry a serious message. We were reminded of during our experience of the gay pride in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

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Singapore LGBT activists hold rally with no foreigners

Singapore LGBT activists hold rally with no foreigners | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Some 20,000 activists attended Pink Dot despite new laws forcing organisers to ban foreigners.

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Welcome to WorldPride Madrid 2017 – ¡Viva la vida!

Welcome to WorldPride Madrid 2017 – ¡Viva la vida! | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Madrid has officially started the celebration of WorldPride 2017, after an opening ceremony that took place in the Teatro Calderon. In this edition, Madrid commemorates 40 years since the first LGBTQIA+ protests in Spain, 30 years since Chueca was named the epicentre for the community and Pride, 20 years since the first Pride Parade that united political protest with celebration and 10 years since EuroPride was last celebrated in the city. Moreover, as Madrid is the first Spanish speaking capital to celebrate WorldPride.

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Kiev Celebrates LGBT Pride in the Face of Hate and War (Photos)

Kiev Celebrates LGBT Pride in the Face of Hate and War (Photos) | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it
Thousands descended on Ukraine’s capital Sunday to stand up for rights and equality amid counterprotests by ultranationalists and a legacy of violence.
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MACHO Party Presents: TOM Of Finland Tribute

MACHO Party Presents: TOM Of Finland Tribute | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it
The NEW MACHO era is here, and for the first time ever, they bring you the legacy of TOM of Finland LIVE on stage! For the first time ever, watch the legendary art who made history, wearing a real life form, during WE World Pride Festival 2017, June 24th through July 2nd in Madrid. The …
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Over 200,000 at Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade, region's biggest

Over 200,000 at Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade, region's biggest | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it
Thousands of people from around the world are partying in Tel Aviv at the Gay Pride Parade, the region’s largest.
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Madrid gears up for WorldPride with gay-themed street lights (VIDEO)

Gay-themed traffic lights are getting Madrid into the mood for the WorldPride festivities to be held in the Spanish capital. Roselle Chen reports.
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TEL AVIV PRIDE (Israel) by Out Scouting

TEL AVIV PRIDE (Israel) by Out Scouting | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it
out scouting has visited the Pride event in the sunny mediterranean metropolis Tel Aviv and reports on the sights to see and the things to consider.
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VIDEO: Edinburgh Pride 2017: Speech Highlights

A short highlights reel of the speeches made by high profile politicians, speakers and warm ups ahead of the 2017 Pride Scotia March in Edinburgh! Speakers
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Comcast California and the San Francisco Pride Festival and Parade

Comcast California and the San Francisco Pride Festival and Parade | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

2017 has seen some incredible corporate support of Pride Festivals around the world, with Comcast and Comcast California taking a lead role in this outreach with sponsorship of the San Francisco Pride Festival and Parade June 23-25, 2017.

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VIDEO: Capital Pride Parade 2017 / Washington DC

Happy pride to all nomsters! Happy Gay Pride Nomsters!!! Join us in celebration of LGBTQ+ community at Capital Pride Parade 2017. Explore groups
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VIDEO: San Francisco Pride 2017 Recap

Steven Sloan goes to San Francisco Pride in 2017, this video spotlights all the highlights of behind the scenes. We were able to hang at the press party...

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GAY CLUB TV - Pride Special

This is Gay Club TV's special pride episode! Abran opens the vault to Palm Springs, Chicago, Long Beach Pride and Miami. Sit back and enjoy the show! 

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Thousands Take Part in Global Gay Rights Parade in Madrid

Thousands Take Part in Global Gay Rights Parade in Madrid | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Event, led by Spain's major political parties, was highlight of 10-day World Pride 2017 festival, which ends Sunday

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South Florida LGBTQ activists plan art-centered Key West to Cuba Festival

South Florida LGBTQ activists plan art-centered Key West to Cuba Festival | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

South Florida LGBTQ activists are organizing a September art-centered tour of Key West in Havana to be presented by Havana Air and dubbed “The Key West to Cuba Festival.”

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Twitter shows scenes of LGBT pride parades in San Francisco and other cities

Twitter shows scenes of LGBT pride parades in San Francisco and other cities | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

People took to Twitter to post photos and videos of pride parades happening across the country on Sunday, June 25, 2017.

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All-out party: Tens of thousands flock to Providence for PrideFest

All-out party: Tens of thousands flock to Providence for PrideFest | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Drag queens in evening gowns shared the block with parents pushing strollers along South Water Street at the annual R.I. PrideFest on Saturday afternoon. This year’s event — the 40th anniversary of the first march for equality in Providence — was organized under the theme “When We R.I.S.E.,’’ inspired by the ABC miniseries about the real-life personal and political struggles of LGBT activists from the Stonewall riots in 1969 through the

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Puerto Vallarta Comes Together for Pride

Puerto Vallarta Comes Together for Pride | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Vallarta Pride 2017 Reaches Record Figures in Attendance; Arturo Dávalos Contreras Becomes Puerto Vallarta’s First Mayor to Join the Parade

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Weekend Picks: Creole Tomato Fest, Pride, and More

Weekend Picks: Creole Tomato Fest, Pride, and More | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it
New Orleans Pride, Creole Tomato Fest, and so much more are happening this weekend in New Orleans.
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Gay Wine Weekend 2017

Gay Wine Weekend 2017 | LGBT Destinations | Scoop.it

Join us for "The Event Of The Summer" GAY WINE WEEKEND 2017 | July 14 - 16, Sonoma | Enjoy 3 Full Days of LGBT events in Northern California's magnificent Sonoma Valley - home to some of the world's most prestigious wines and wineries.

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Celebrate with world class wine and culinary delights, music and dancing, VIP Receptions, wine tasting excursions, champagne brunch, wine auction and pool party in one of the most famous luxury wine destinations in the world.

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