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International LGBT leaders to highlight global issues at San Diego Pride

“The power of these exchanges extends beyond San Diego."

In partnership with the Department of State and the San Diego Diplomacy Council, San Diego Pride will be hosting “Pride World Forum” where LGBTQI leaders from around the world will discuss issues facing our community in their respective countries.

Pride World Forum will be held during Pride weekend at the San Diego History Center located in Balboa Park on July 15 from 11 am to noon.

First transgender state legislator to keynote for SD Pride Spirit of Stonewall Rally

Virginia Delegate Danica Roem will be the keynote speaker at the Spirit of Stonewall Rally for San Diego Pride.

San Diego Pride kicks off Pride weekend with the Spirit of Stonewall Rally featuring the first transgender state legislator, Virginia Delegate Danica Roem, as the keynote speaker. 

The rally honors and recognizes LGBTQ leaders at the forefront of the movement for their activism, leadership, and philanthropy.

Bill to establish June as Pride Month passes committee

In 1970, the first Pride parade was held in New York City on the first anniversary of the Stonewall Riots.

Legislation to establish June as Pride Month in statute passed the Assembly Committee on Governmental Organization by a vote of 15-0. Assembly Bill 2969 is authored by Assemblymember Evan Low (D-Silicon Valley), Chair of the California Legislative LGBT Caucus, and co-authored by all members of the California Legislative LGBT Caucus.

Ricky Martin honors Britney Spears at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

"Logo" to exclusively air the world’s largest LGBTQ awards show on April 18 at 8pm ET/PT

GLAAD Media Award recipients were announced in 12 of this year's 25 media categories at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards presented by  Delta Air Lines, Gilead, Ketel One Family-Made Vodka, and Wells Fargo at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles on Thursday night.

The ceremony will air exclusively on Logo on April 18 at 8 pm ET/PT.