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New York St Patricks Day Parade

St. Patrick's Day Parade's 'Disgraceful' Message to Irish LGBTQ Community

Caelainn Hogan | Posted 05.17.2014 | New York
Caelainn Hogan

More than 300 groups march at the NY St. Patrick's Day parade that draws thousands of spectators. Gay people are only allowed to march as long as they keep their sexuality to themselves. As a gay Irish friend put it bluntly, "If everybody's Irish on St. Patrick's Day, that means faggots, too."

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

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 05.16.2012 | Gay 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.

Irish Gay Group Plans To Protest New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade

Posted 03.14.2012 | Gay Voices

Irish Queers, a New York City-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocacy group, is planning to stage a protest at Manhattan's St. Pa...

PHOTOS: St. Patrick's Day Parade Gets Wild

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The annual NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade took place today, March 17, 2010, and photos from the parade are flowing on social networks. The world's larg...

Christine Quinn Celebrating St. Patrick's Day In Washington

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn, an openly gay Irish-American, will once again be celebrating St. Patrick's Day away from home. The N...