DTLA Proud Festival returns at new location

DOWNTOWN LA (KABC) — This year’s Downtown Los Angeles DTLA PROUD Festival is making a new home for the LGBTQIA+ community in Grand Park. The event will take place on Saturday and Sunday 27 August & 28, after five years in neighboring park Pershing Square. ABC7 is proud to be a sponsor of the event. … Read more

SoftBank’s Alibaba sale could end the taboo on breakup

Japanese SoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son attends a press conference in Tokyo, Japan, Nov. 5, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Aug. 10 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Masayoshi Son thinks about the unthinkable at SoftBank Group (9984.T). Its $63 billion technology and telecom empire will reduce its … Read more

New organizer sought for London Pride as activists push for ‘greater diversity’

l GBTQ+ organizations are urged to “make change” and “bring much greater diversity” as the applications are open to host London’s Pride celebrations for the next five years. London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced on Monday that applications were open for community-led organizations to apply for up to £625,000 in City Hall funding for the world-renowned … Read more

Fiftieth anniversary of the first London Pride march – in pictures | art and design

The first Gay Pride march to be held in a British city took place from Hyde Park to Trafalgar Square, London on July 1, 1972, and was a carnival procession of protest against the inequality suffered by LGBTQ+ people at the time. Attended by about 500 people, the event was heavily guarded and unlike the … Read more

London Pride 2022: Crowds flock to the capital to celebrate Pride’s 50th anniversary. to celebrate

C rows flocked to the capital to celebrate London Pride, 50 years since the UK’s first march. It will be the first time the event has been held since the outbreak of the pandemic and more than a million people are expected to participate in the march. Revelers wearing face paint, glitter, jewelry and sequins … Read more

London Pride in the name of love: record number of visitors expected at parade since lockdown

R record-breaking crowds and an “incredible amount of excitement” are predicted during Saturday’s Pride parade, which will make a full return for the first time since the pandemic. More than 1.5 million people are expected to participate, either in the parade or as spectators, 50 years after Britain’s first Pride March in 1972. With a … Read more

Los Angeles Trans Chorus members celebrate 7th anniversary of creating beautiful, diverse, inclusive music

LOS ANGELES — Members of the Los Angeles Trans Chorus celebrate their seventh anniversary of making beautiful music. The Trans Chorus of Los Angeles is the first fully trans-identified choir in America, made up of transgender, non-binary, intersex, gender-nonconforming, and gender-fluid individuals. TCLA celebrates diversity and acceptance so that others can see and feel the … Read more

Los Angeles Trans Chorus members celebrate 7th anniversary of creating beautiful, diverse, inclusive music

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Members of the Los Angeles Trans Chorus celebrate their seventh anniversary of making beautiful music. The Trans Chorus of Los Angeles is the first fully Trans-Identified Chorus in America, comprised of transgender, non-binary, intersex, gender-nonconforming, and gender-fluent individuals. TCLA celebrates diversity and acceptance so that others can see and feel the … Read more

Look out for these Pride posters on the TfL network

A poster designed by Paul, an employee of TfL. Image: TfL It’s 50 years of Pride in London and TfL is launching special posters that will appear across the network ahead of the Pride in London celebrations this weekend. The posters — which appear on all London’s underground, overground and buses — highlight the lives … Read more