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  • Pride Month gets hybrid celebrations in US cities

    Pride Month gets hybrid celebrations in US cities

    It is the perfect excuse for an end-of-summer escape with great weather and a charming welcome. Charleston Pride Festival is held over 7 days with a series of rainbow studded events culminating in a final weekend pride festival and parade.

    June 14, 2021
  • Pride Month: Trans beauty queen raises voice against trans teasing, discrimination

    Pride Month: Trans beauty queen raises voice against trans teasing, discrimination

    "Perhaps they don't see Indian transwomen as worth it. Most of us live under the poverty line and don't have money to buy Mac or Sephora products. The population recorded of transgender women in India is just 4.5 lakhs but in real it's much more than that."

    June 4, 2021
  • Movies/shows to binge-watch this ‘Pride Month’

    Movies/shows to binge-watch this ‘Pride Month’

    This year, as you tune into group video chats, and make perfect pride playlists, here are 5 shows/movies that feature LGBTQIA+ people or stories that must be on your June weekend binge-watching lists.

    June 10, 2020
  • Move for changes

    Move for changes

    Post Supreme Court decision on Section 377, India has been making strides with respect to recognising the rights of the LGBT community.

    June 25, 2019
  • Richa Chadha extends support to Pride Month

    Richa Chadha extends support to Pride Month

    Richa was also recently chosen as the face face by Humsafar Trust, an NGO for the LGBTQ community, to inaugurate India's first ever holistic medical centre for the people of the community to help them break away from stigmas of general discrimination they may face. 

    June 19, 2019
  • Miles to cover

    Miles to cover

    To mark the Pride Month, The US Consulate General Kolkata in partnership with a youth organisation named Prantakatha and the South Asian Young Queer Activists Network, hosted the second South Asian Dialog on LGBTQI Youth and Livelihood Discrimination recently at American Center, Kolkata. A digital video conference initiated discussions by representatives of LGBTQI communities from …

    July 16, 2018
  • Taylor Swift launches Pride Month with heartfelt speech

    Taylor Swift launches Pride Month with heartfelt speech

    Taylor Swift helped kick-start Pride Month by delivering a passionate speech at her concert in Chicago. The 28-year-old singer, who was in the city’s Soldier Field for a gig over the weekend, gave a shout-out to the members of the LGBTQ community for having the courage to be “vulnerable” about their feelings, Billboard reported. “It’s …

    June 5, 2018