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A look back at the Chicago Pride Parade: 1970 - 2017
June 21, 2018

A history of Chicago's annual Pride Parade by LGBT historian Sukie de la Croix.

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Love, Simon's Keiynan Lonsdale Wins MTV Award For 'Best Kiss'
June 20, 2018

On Monday, out actor Keiynan Lonsdale accepted the award for "Best Kiss" at the MTV Movie & TV Awards.

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Russell Tovey, Steve Brockman Split
June 20, 2018

Out British actor Russell Tovey told an Instagram follower that he's no longer dating his fiance Steve Brockman.

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More than 2,000 will be Proud To Run on Saturday along the lakefront
June 20, 2018

A long-running Pride weekend tradition continues Saturday morning, June 23, as the 37th annual Proud To Run – featuring both a 10K and 5K run, and 5K fun walk – will be held at Montrose Harbor.

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Thousands attend LGBT Pride march in Ukrainian capital of Kiev
June 19, 2018

An estimated 5,000 people attended an LGBT Pride march on Sunday in Ukraine's capital of Kiev.

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Pope Francis: Gay couples are not families
June 19, 2018

Speaking Saturday at a forum on Catholic families, Pope Francis said that only heterosexual couples can form a family.

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Kinky Boots comes back to Chicago
June 19, 2018

"Kinky Boots," the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy® Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for "Kinky Boots")  along with direction and choreography by Tony® Award-winner Jerry Mitchell, will return to Chicago at Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W. Randolph), for a limited one-week engagement Jan.

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Sidetrack to Lead With Love this summer, celebrates 36th anniversary
June 19, 2018

Now playing in the heart of Boystown – Cirque Du Sidetrack: Lead With Love, the summer theme for the mega-popular Chicago bar.

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Mya closes out Chicago Pride Fest 2018
June 18, 2018

Northalsted Business Alliance ushered in Pride Month with Chicago Pride Fest 2018 this past weekend in Boystown, featuring a full line-up of non-stop entertainment, delicious food, endless shopping and plenty of people-watching.

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Utah Senator Orrin Hatch honors Pride Month, talks LGBT youth suicide prevention
June 18, 2018

In a speech given on the Senator floor on Wednesday, Utah Senator Orrin Hatch, a Republican, talked about LGBT youth suicide prevention, saying that he timed his speech to coincide with Pride month.

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Portland police break up 'standoff' at LGBT Pride festival
June 18, 2018

Police in Portland, Oregon on Saturday broke up a standoff between preachers and revelers attending the city's annual Pride festival.

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Betty Who says she 'loves' Queer Eye's Fab Five 'so much'
June 18, 2018

In a recent interview with UK LGBT glossy Attitude, singer Betty Who said that she's not "100% straight down the line heterosexual," but declined to elaborate.

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Neverland has two parties scheduled for June 23 – with plenty of skin showing at each
June 18, 2018

Anthony DiFiore and the team at Neverland Events is going full speed in preparation for the annual Chicago Pride Parade – with two, lengthy, sexy events on Saturday, June 23.

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Line of march for 150 entries announced for 49th annual Chicago Pride Parade
June 17, 2018

The 49th annual Chicago Pride Parade is scheduled for Sunday, June 24, 2018 at noon stepping off from Broadway and Montrose in Chicago's Uptown neighborhood.

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Chicago Pride Fest continues Sunday; lineup includes Belinda Carlisle and Mya
June 17, 2018

Chicago Pride Fest kicked off Saturday with sun, fun, entertainment and plenty of pride. An excessive heat warning failed to stop the crowds and slow the spirit in Boystown as the two-day festival continued without missing a beat. Chicago Pride Fest re-opens Sunday at 11 a.m.

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Chicago Dyke March returns with focus on pro-Palestinian agenda
June 17, 2018

The Chicago Dyke March returns this weekend after it was marred in controversy last year when three collective members carrying a Jewish Pride flag were asked to leave because they "made people feel unsafe," and that the march was "pro-Palestinian" and "anti-Zionist."

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Chicago Pride Fest opens Saturday to 'excessive' heat warning
June 16, 2018

As Chicago Pride Fest kicks off Saturday at 11 a.m., an oppressive heat wave is set to hit the Chicago area, with heat indices up to 105 degrees expected to linger during the afternoon hours.

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Everything you need to know for Chicago Pride Fest 2018
June 15, 2018

Spectacular live entertainment, delicious food, endless shopping and plenty of people-watching marks the onset of the annual Chicago Pride Fest to be held Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17 in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood.

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Aurora's first ever gay pride parade is Sunday
June 15, 2018

Aurora will host its very first gay pride parade this weekend. The Inaugural Pride Parade, hosted by Indivisible Aurora, is expected to draw thousands of people to the state's second largest city.

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Supercharge your Fourth of July weekend-to-weekend at an all-LGBT resort
June 14, 2018

The Fourth of July falls smack within the middle of the week this year, making it the perfect time to plan a weekend-to-weekend getaway to an all-LGBT resort just a couple hours away from Chicago.

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Trump keeps in place Obama-era AIDS strategy
June 14, 2018

The Trump administration has signaled its support for a strategy to combat AIDS issued by the Obama administration.

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VH1 renews 'RuPaul's Drag Race' for season 11
June 14, 2018

VH1 on Wednesday announced that it was renewing RuPaul's Drag Race and its aftershow RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked.

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Frenchie Davis is excited, to put it mildly, to come back for Chicago Pride Fest
June 14, 2018

"I love coming to Chicago ... (it's) such a vibrant city," Davis said. "I was just there for Market Days (last August) and got to share a stage with my sister-in song, CeCe Peniston. I'm always amazed by how energetic the crowd is; (there's) such good energy.

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Chicago Pride Fest 2018 returns this weekend to Boystown
June 14, 2018

Chicago Pride Fest returns to Boystown Sat., June 16 and Sun., June 17, for another weekend filled with sun, fun, entertainment and plenty of pride.

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All-American Boy Steve Grand set to release new album
June 13, 2018

It's time to get very personal with mega-popular, openly gay, muscle-packed singer Steve Grand, who lives in suburban Chicago and shot to worldwide fame five years ago with his viral video song sensation "All-American Boy."

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