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23 Jun, 2017, 18:39 ET We Are One+Together presents Mr. Gay Syria Campaign for Asylum & "War Within" Film by Zaher Saleh

We Are One+Together launches the Mr. Gay Syria initiative to secure asylum for the Mr. Gay Syria contestants, including financing legal aid,...


23 Jun, 2017, 16:06 ET Subaru of America Continues Partnership with PFLAG National to Make School Environments Safe for LGBTQ Youth

Subaru of America, Inc. today proudly announced its partnership with PFLAG, a national organization uniting families, allies, and people...


23 Jun, 2017, 09:11 ET Personalization Prevails And Traditions Get A Twist Among Same-Sex Weddings, According To The Knot & Q.Digital LGBTQ Weddings Study 2017

In celebration of Pride Month and the second anniversary of marriage equality in the US, The Knot, the number one wedding brand and marketplace,...


22 Jun, 2017, 16:57 ET Naughty in N'awlins names Grand Marshals for Sexual Freedom Parade 2017

Taking place at 6pm, on July 5, 2017 down Bourbon St. in New Orleans, the Sexual Freedom Parade brings awareness to the current fight for...


22 Jun, 2017, 12:41 ET BBVA Compass' signature blue colors to welcome attendees to Houston's Pride Parade

BBVA Compass is sponsoring the Houston Pride Parade for the fifth year in a row, putting its signature blue colors atop the main festival...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:45 ET New Research Identifies the Impact of Gender and Family in the Global Language Services Industry

Issues related to gender, the workplace, and family are important social and political concerns. "Gender and Family in the Language Services...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:40 ET Point Foundation Scholarships for 52 LGBTQ Students

Point Foundation today announced its 2017 scholarship recipients. The 52 scholarship recipients are the largest and most diverse group in the...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:00 ET Irregular Labs Officially Kicks Off Arts Not Parts Campaign June 23, 2017

Irregular Labs, a Gen Z run studio and think tank, today announced the launch of Arts Not Parts, a creative call to action in support of...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET "Protect Your Wang" with Trojan™ Condoms and Alexander Wang at NYC Pride March This Weekend

For its 12th year supporting Pride Month, the maker of Trojan™ brand condoms announced its collaboration with world-renowned designer Alexander...


21 Jun, 2017, 06:00 ET No Major Religious Group Supports Religiously Based Service Refusals of Gays and Lesbians

As Pride Month is celebrated across the country, a massive new survey finds no major religious group expresses majority support for allowing small...


19 Jun, 2017, 13:30 ET Native Son Awards Returns Celebrating Black Gay Men

In celebration of Pride month and continuing the movement to uplift and empower Black Gay men, on Wednesday, June 21st, journalist, content creator...


19 Jun, 2017, 12:05 ET Schneider Electric Transforms Family Leave Policy to Aid Employee Work-Life Management

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced an updated family leave policy in North America....


19 Jun, 2017, 08:30 ET Path2Parenthood Educates Hopeful Parents at Pride Festivals Nationwide

National nonprofit, Path2Parenthood (P2P) (formerly known as The American Fertility Association), will host LGBT Family-Building Tents at Pride...


19 Jun, 2017, 08:00 ET StackAdapt rallies tech startups to #HackDiversity

Leaders in tech have launched an industry-wide campaign aimed at fostering a more inclusive environment for underrepresented groups TORONTO,...


17 Jun, 2017, 16:15 ET National AIDS Memorial Honors Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi for Three Decades of Courageous Leadership in the Fight Against HIV and AIDS

San Francisco's Congresswoman, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, joined hundreds of volunteers at the National AIDS Memorial for a...


15 Jun, 2017, 14:03 ET Stoli® Vodka "Raising the Bar" with Introduction of Latest LGBT Initiative Championing the Community's Equality Movement

Stoli® Vodka, the original premium vodka with uncompromising quality since 1938, today announced "Raising the Bar," a platform dedicated to...


15 Jun, 2017, 13:45 ET New Survey Shows Smoking Among Teens at Historic Lows and Dramatic Declines in Vaping

The National Youth Tobacco Survey results, released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), show that we are well on our way...


15 Jun, 2017, 10:45 ET Transgender Actors Effective in Teaching New Doctors to Provide Respectful Care

By acting out scenarios commonly seen in the clinic, real-life transgender actors can help residents learn to provide more sensitive care...


15 Jun, 2017, 09:32 ET American Express Announces Grant to the National Park Foundation to Capture and Share the History of Stonewall National Monument

American Express today announced a $100,000 grant to the National Park Foundation's Centennial Campaign for America's National Parks for...


14 Jun, 2017, 12:32 ET WovenWell Launches LGBTQ Initiative With Housing Works at PrideFest NYC Pop Up

WovenWell, a profit-for-good company that donates 20 percent of each sale to fulfill their mission of supporting mental health initiatives, has...


14 Jun, 2017, 12:00 ET Black Hat USA 2017 to Offer Programs Supporting Diversity Introducing More Students and Practitioners to InfoSec Community

Today, Black Hat, the world's leading producer of information security events, announced new diversity programming for Black Hat USA next month....


14 Jun, 2017, 10:42 ET Tobacco is a Social Justice Issue: Why the LGBT Community is Among the Hardest Hit by Smoking

It is not an accident that smoking rates among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth are twice the rate for the general population. For...


14 Jun, 2017, 10:00 ET Gale Launches Second Installment of the Archives of Sexuality and Gender Series

Gale, a Cengage company and leading provider of library resources, has released the second part of the award-winning LGBTQ History and Culture...


13 Jun, 2017, 09:37 ET Orange County Regional History Center Launches One Orlando Collection Digital Gallery

Orange County Government, the City of Orlando and the Historical Society of Central Florida through the Orange County Regional History Center...


12 Jun, 2017, 06:00 ET Top 25 LGBT Blogs Awarded 'Loud & Proud' During Pride Month by STDcheck.com

STDcheck.com, a leading online STD testing provider, has released its list of the Top 25 LGBT blogs and websites with "The Loud & Proud" award....