Tag: gay pride

Mayor Emanuel Makes June 2011 Pride Month in Chicago

Mayor Emanuel already seems to be doing some really cool stuff for the LGBT community in Chicago.. In a press release, released today, Mayor Emanuel proclaimed that June 2011 to be Pride Month in Chicago. The Mayor encourages, “all Chicagoans to recognize the many contributions the Lesbian, Gay,  Bisexual and Transgender communities have made to... Read more »

Bollywood's First Gay Kiss

This seems like a week of first in the entertainment world. First, FOX’s Show Glee shows its first gay kiss and, now, Bollywood showcases its first gay kiss in a new film, “Dunno Y … Na Jaane Kyun.”  It is the first movie in India to feature a male homosexual kiss. Dunno Y tells the... Read more »

It Gets Better...

I was completely stunned when I learned of a Rutgers University student killed himself after his sexual encounter with another boy was broadcast online by his college roommate, he joined a growing list of gay suicides in recent months. The Rutgers student, Tyler Clementi, apparently jumped to his death from a New York City bridge... Read more »