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News Releases from May 2020
Transer, A New Transgender Dating Application with Text-Based Message Features, Debuts Worldwide
Transer, a revolutionary new dating application, is changing the world of transgender dating in the digital age. Despite the challenging environment the...
Absolut Continues To Fly The Flag For LGBTQ+ Community With New Absolut Rainbow Edition Bottle
Absolut has announced the latest version of its Absolut Rainbow Limited Edition bottle. Since 1981, Absolut has supported the LGBTQ+ community as part...
Smithsonian Pride Alliance Announces "PROJECT PRIDE"
The Smithsonian Pride Alliance, whose membership spans all of the Institution's 19 museums, 21 libraries, nine research centers and the National Zoo, will...
Kiehl's Since 1851 to Give Back & Partner with The Trevor Project on 2020 LGBTQ Support Campaign
Kiehl's Since 1851, the New York-founded apothecary-inspired skincare company, is thrilled to celebrate June 2020 PRIDE Month with the announcement of...
myGwork Launches #WorkPride - a Virtual Conference to Strengthen LGBTQ+ Workplace Inclusion
myGwork, the global recruitment and networking organisation for LGBTQ+ professionals, is launching its first global digital conference, #WorkPride, in...
VIDEO - SLAY STIGMA with Trinity K Bonet
Last year, the CCGSD team worked with U Equals U to take the Pozitivity Campaign across Canada over the summer. In the fall, the Pozitivity Team toured...
SKITTLES® Gives Up Its Rainbow On Pride Packs To Celebrate The LGBTQ+ Community
This June, SKITTLES is giving up its signature rainbow by removing the iconic colorful branding to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and highlight that during...
Montréal Pride Festival 2020: 360 Edition, from August 10 to 16
The Montréal Pride Festival, presented by TD, proudly announces that it will hold a 360 Edition from August 10 to 16 in an entirely adapted form, and stresses...
New Study Finds More Severe Eating Disorders Among LGBT Individuals
A new study published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders finds that eating disorder patients who identify as LGBT have more severe eating...
Statement by Justin Trudeau on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, & Biphobia
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia: "Today...
ROMEO Releases International Survey Results of 75,000 Gay Men’s COVID-19 Outlook
In an effort to better understand the unprecedented, global impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on gay, bi men and trans people, ROMEO (PlanetRomeo)...
Hear Ye, Hear Ye! The Queens of Crave's New Original Series CANADA'S DRAG RACE Are Here!
CANADA'S DRAG RACE premieres Thursday, July 2, Only on Crave – Crave reveals the 12 competitors vying for a $100,000 grand prize – As Canada prepares...
VIDEO - American Idol David Hernandez Releases “Sorry”
A heartfelt letter to those he has hurt and to those who have hurt him. American Idol’s David Hernandez is out now with his new single and music video...
Drag Queen Varla Jean Merman - FREE Live performance on GROWLr this Saturday!
GROWLr Launches Livestream Entertainment Series (With Free, Live Performances by Drag Queen Varla Jean Merman and Bear Rapper Big Dipper, and more...)...
ABBA Announces 8LP Colored-Vinyl Box Set, ‘ABBA: The Studio Albums,’ to be Released on July 3rd
Nearly 40 years since the release of their last album, ABBA are celebrating their entire studio discography with an 8LP box set that features each of their...
Pride is a Feeling, Not a Place - Virtual Pro Pride
At Pride at Work Canada, we encourage workplaces to take pride in their LGBTQ2+ workers every single day. Each summer we leverage the opportunity Pride...
Barefoot's Limited-Edition Pride Packaging Collection Celebrating the LGBTQ+ Community
Continuing to #MarchOnward as a longtime ally to the LGBTQ+ community, Barefoot proudly launches its new, limited-edition Pride Packaging Collection. The...
Bliss and The Trevor Project Join Forces to Help At-Risk LGBTQ Youth During COVID-19 and Beyond
In today's new reality, mental health has never been more universally top of mind. For the LGBTQ community, this isolation we're all experiencing imposes...
Floyd Visser, Executive Director of The Sharp Foundation Announces Retirement
Since 1990, the SHARP Foundation has provided housing, healthcare, and emotional support to those who are at-risk of contracting or living with HIV in...
Survey: One in four LGBT Colombians have attempted suicide
Findings from the largest and most comprehensive study conducted on LGBT people in Colombia A new survey from the Williams Institute at UCLA School of...
New Report Documents Amplified Impact of COVID-19 on LGBTIQ people
OutRight Action International has released a pioneering report, "Vulnerability Amplified: The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on LGBTIQ people"...
GROWLr Launches Livestream Entertainment Series
(With Free, Live Performances by Bear Rapper Big Dipper, Drag Queen Comedians Jackie Beat and Varla Jean Merman, and more...) The Meet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:...
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of PRIDE with THE LAVENDER EFFECT LIVE Virtual Pride Parade
Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 12p PST / 3p EST - Live on Zoom and Facebook Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of PRIDE with THE LAVENDER EFFECT® LIVE Virtual Pride...
Beauty, Doc Featuring Gender-Creative Youth, among Five New Releases on NFB.ca in May 2020
In May, get your fill of new releases on NFB.ca Works by Vincent Morisset, Steve Patry, Claude Guilmain, Millefiore Clarkes and Christina Willings available...
Fido supports Pflag Canada to keep the LGBTQ2S community connected through COVID-19
Tablets with free wireless data to enable virtual peer-to-peer support meetings, keep vulnerable Canadians connected #FidoWithCare commitment to help...
NorthwestFest 2020 ONLINE Edition: Update + Advance Tickets Now Available!
Ticket links are open for pre-purchase! Hello, friends. I wanted to send you one final reminder about our upcoming Online edition, as I am happy to announce...
TELUS Optik TV Says Hello Dolly Parton!
TELUS welcomes the legendary Dolly Parton on Optik TV reading bedtime stories to Canadians during these unprecedented times Today, TELUS announced...