In this episode of The Queer Life radio show, Kaiya Kramer discusses the significance of LGBT Pride 2017, Ireland’s first gay prime minister, same-sex couples in Japan, Chechnya Gay Concentration Camps, and more.
This show aired live at 6 pm Pacific on Friday June 2nd, 2017
LGBT Pride 2017
Sonoma County Pride June 2-4, 2017
Sonoma County Pride is June 2-4, 2017 with different events on each day.
On Friday June 2nd, 2017 Billy Gilman and Steve Grand in Concert at the Graton Resort & Casino.
On Saturday June 3rd, 2017 is the National LGBTQI March – Solidarity Rally at Guerneville Lodge. There will be political and community guest rally speakers, music, food, and special guest speaker Aydian Dowling.
Aydian Dowling, founder of Point 5cc Clothing, is an FTM transgender activist from Long Island, New York.
On Sunday June 4th is the Unity March and Parade in downtown Guerneville. It will be followed by Unity Celebration Festival at the Guerneville Lodge featuring entertainment, exhibitors, eats, drinks, and the beautiful Russian River.
The theme this year is Rise Up.
San Francisco Transgender March June 23, 2017
The San Francisco Transgender March on June 23, 2017 at Dolores Park in San Francisco. Here is a link to the location. The Trans March organizers haven’t posted the details of the march yet, stay tuned!
San Francisco Pride June 24-25, 2017
San Francisco Pride is June 24-25, 2017 with different events and parades on each day.
On Saturday June 24, 2017 from 12-6 pm the Celebration will take place at the Civic Center Plaza.
On Sunday June 25, 2017 the 47th Annual SF Pride Parade will take place on Market Street, from Beale to 8th. Here is a link to the location.
LGBT News and Perspectives
- Ireland Will Have a Gay Prime Minister – By Trudy Ring, www.advocate.com
- Sapporo Is the First City In Japan To Recognize Gay Relationships – By Michael Fitzgerald, www.towleroad.com
- This Russian government official gave a chilling response to Chechnya’s gay purge – By Nick Duffy, www.pinknews.co.uk
- Malaysian government doctors launch competition to “prevent” homosexuality – By Luke Mintz, www.pinknews.co.uk
- Is the Pentagon retreating from its transgender military policy? – By Dawn Ennis, www.lgbtqnation.com
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