Toledo Pride 2015

Toledo Pride 2015

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Toledo Pride – Last year over 18,000 people joined us during the Toledo Pride weekend to celebrate diversity, acceptance and unity in Promenade Park in Downtown Toledo.  This year, we’re doing it all again from August 28-30 (the weekend before Labor Day) at Promenade Park in Downtown Toledo.  We’re planning a great weekend for you, as well as some events leading up to Pride like the Toledo Pride Pub Crawl. Toledo, OH. Toledo Pride 2015 This year will once again have your favorite events: Toledo Pride Nite Glo 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run, Walk or Roll KISS ‘N’ Drag Toledo Pride Parade Toledo Pride Festival with over 100 vendors and great entertainment all day and night Sunday FUNday   EqualityToledo works for equality for all Ohioans regardless of their marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity…
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Marriage Equality in Europe

Marriage Equality in Europe

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My name is Maria and I am owner at Maria Assia Photography (http://mariaassia.com/). I regularly write about marriage and I produced this info-graphic attached about the legality of same-sex marriage in Europe. Marriage Equality in Europe Following the historic U.S Supreme Court decision to legalize same- sex marriage in the United States, I figured it would be interesting to see where Europe stands on the issue. It was interesting to find out that the Netherlands was the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage, but it was surprising to see that countries like Italy do not recognize same-sex relationships. Support for same sex marriage amongst the public also varies a lot from country to country. Many countries in Europe only allow registered partnerships but these partnerships do not…
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Camp for Long Island and New York City LGBT Families

Camp for Long Island and New York City LGBT Families

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LGBT Rainbow Mishpacha Family Weekend – The LGBT Network and The Samuel Field Y are excited to announce a historic partnership resulting in the debut of Rainbow Mishpacha (LGBT Families).  In what will become an annual event,Rainbow Mishpacha is an exceptional opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) parents raising children to enjoy a long weekend family camp filled with fun, adventure, friendship and the rich tradition of Jewish summer camping. Queens, NY. Camp for Long Island and New York City LGBT Families In Hebrew Mishpacha means family and our family camp weekend will create exciting family experiences that will last a lifetime by spending a gorgeous 4 days in the Pocono Mountains. Family camp weekend is open to LGBT-headed households (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) and their families. Come experience…
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North Carolina Annual Gay and Lesbian Film Festival 2015

North Carolina Annual Gay and Lesbian Film Festival 2015

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North Carolina Annual Gay and Lesbian Film Festival – The North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (NCGLFF) is the second largest gay, lesbian and transgender film festival in the Southeast, attracting thousands of patrons yearly. Since its beginning in 1995, the Festival has featured a diverse array of shorts, documentaries and feature films. The Durham Convention and Visitors Bureau named the NCGLFF a Signature Event for Durham, the highest honor bestowed on a cultural event or attraction by the organization. Durham, NC. North Carolina Annual Gay and Lesbian Film Festival 2015 NCGLFF Schedule of Events Thursday, August 13 — 20th Anniversary Kick-Off Party NCGLFF festival donors and VIPs are invited to help celebrate the kick-off of the 20th NCGLFF at Durham Hotel (315 E. Chapel Hill St.) from 7 – 9 p.m. (Invitation…
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Pride Montreal 2015

Pride Montreal 2015

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Fierté Montréal – Montreal Pride reflects this reality by presenting each year the popular Pride Parade and Community Day and five days are devoted to free cultural festival in the Place Émilie-Gamelin. The parade will take place on René-Lévesque Boulevard West, between rue Guy and Sanguinet. Montreal, QC. Pride Montreal 2015 The 2015 Montréal LGBTA Parade is scheduled for Sunday August 16, 2015, beginning at 13:00. The parade will start on the corner of Guy Street and travel east on René-Lévesque Boulevard, culminating on Sanguinet Street and the Village. The crowd will march to Place Émilie-Gamelin where everyone is invited to continue the celebrations during the MEGA T-DANCE until the closing show. The parade will feature floats from hundreds of local sports teams, cultural and community groups as well as other gay,…
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Rendezvous Wyoming Equality

Rendezvous Wyoming Equality

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Rendezvous - Wyoming Equality seeks to enhance the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people in the Equality State by providing: Education, Information, Activities, Support, a Networking System, and an Advocacy System for people impacted by gender and sexual orientation issues. Cheyenne, WY. Rendezvous Wyoming Equality Rendezvous | A newcomer's perspective Last year I was a “Rendezvous Virgin,” both nervous and excited. Being a Wyoming native I couldn’t wait to finally spend some time around people I could relate to, and when it was all said and done I vowed that I would never miss another Rendezvous – it was truly a life-changing experience. I was at Pride in Denver this year, passing out Rendezvous flyers in the parade and also spending some time manning our booth in the park. The…
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EuroGames Stockholm 2015

EuroGames Stockholm 2015

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EuroGames 2015, Stockholm – EuroGames Stockholm is a sports, cultural and political event which will take place between 5th to 9th of August 2015. The event encourage participation from everyone — regardless of sexual orientation, race, gender, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, political beliefs, athletic or artistic ability, age, physical challenge or health status. The goal is to offer a safe environment for LGBTQ competitors and participants. With an aim to attract over 5.000 participants and more than 200.000 visitors EuroGames Stockholm invites people not only from Sweden but from all over the world. Stockholm, Sweden. EuroGames Stockholm 2015   EuroGames 2015 allows Stockholm, known worldwide as an open and welcoming destination, an opportunity to state as an example and act as an international role model for LGBTQ rights. There are still…
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Liverpool Pride 2015

Liverpool Pride 2015

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Liverpool Pride – Established in 2010, Liverpool Pride returns for its sixth consecutive year and continues to be one of the city’s most visual and flamboyant events of the Summer. Liverpool, England. This year marks the 6th anniversary for Liverpool Pride, which was established in 2010 and takes place each year to coincide with the date of murdered gay teenager Michael Causer 7 years ago. After a poll, the public have spoken and the theme for this year’s Liverpool Pride is Love Is No Crime, with those attending encouraged to come dressed in their most wild and wonderful interpretations of the theme. Liverpool Pride 2015 Liverpool Pride is an annual festival for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, our friends, families and supporters organised by the charity Liverpool Pride run by a…
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GAZE 2015 International LGBT Festival Dublin

GAZE 2015 International LGBT Festival Dublin

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Gaze: Dublin Lesbian and Gay Film Festival – Gaze International LGBT Film Festival will take place over the 2015 August Bank Holiday weekend. The festival celebrates LGBT storytelling, with an exciting program of film and events that will engage filmmakers and audiences in a vibrant social experience. Dublin, Ireland. Program launch on the the 25th of June. GAZE 2015 International LGBT Festival Dublin GAZE celebrates Irish and international LGBT film, presenting, exploring and providing a platform for LGBT cinema and filmmakers. At the heart of the LGBT creative and cultural calendar, GAZE represents, connects and reveals the diverse lives of LGBT people. Making History - GAZE celebrates marriage equality vote in Ireland
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CSD Mainz 2015

CSD Mainz 2015

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Sommerschwüle – A full day program located in the heart of Mainz. Mainz, Germany. The Mainzer summer sultriness belongs to the city center! Once there, the motto is to make 2015 clear that we all, whether gay, lesbian, bi, trans *, inter, queer or straight together live in this city and this country. CSD Mainz 2015   Together to live together also means that everyone can develop freely according to his desire and his kind, no matter how one identifies sexually or sexually. This freedom there is de facto not! So lacking in the Basic Law continues to be the addition that one may not discriminate on grounds of sexual identity and the opening of marriage for same-sex couples remains as hidden as the full adoption rights. It happens at the political…
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