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New York St Patricks Day Parade Gays

First Gay Group Joins NYC's St. Paddy's Parade, But Protesters Seek More

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

(Adds quotes from onlookers, in paragraphs 8-11) By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK, March 17 (Reuters) - Shamrocks and rainbow ...

Why A Pro-Gay Milestone Won't Halt NYC's St. Patrick's Day Parade Protests

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

(Adds details of Boston parade dispute) By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK, Feb 17 (Reuters) - Gay rights activists and elected...

ANOTHER Brewery Drops Out Of St. Patrick's Day Parade Over Gay Stance

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Producers of the famous Irish dry stout Guinness say they are dropping their sponsorship of New York's St. Patrick's Day parade in light of the event'...

LOOK: Gay Police Group Gets Surprise Support In St. Pat's Parade

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio received praise from a number of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates after he opted to m...

Will Comcast Make This The Last St. Patrick's Day Parade To Exclude Gays?

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

With Comcast now in charge after the controversial merger with NBC was finalized, 2012 could be the last year in which gays are excluded -- or the last year in which NBC is involved in the parade. There are a few reasons for this.