Tag Archives: Straight Pride Parade

Sao Paulo OK’s “Straight Pride”

The city council of Sao Paulo, Brazil has approved a bill calling for a “Heterosexual Pride Day” to be celebrated on the third Sunday of every December. Whether the event becomes a reality or not appears to depend on the mayor. Sao Paulo Mayor Gilberto Kassab must sign the legislation for it to become law and has said only that ...

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Straight Pride Parade: Attendance Zero

The things I do for you people, getting up at the asscrack of the Lord’s Day to trek out to Brooklyn’s Crown Heights for the much-hyped Straight Pride Parade. As you can see, however, I found the corner of Flatbush and Church, the parade’s supposed 10am starting point, completely deserted. Damn, and here I wanted a Straight Pride t-shirt. I ...

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HomoQuotable – Peter Tatchell

“They say it’s a celebration of heterosexuality, but really it’s a promotion of straight supremacism. The organisers are semi-literate frauds and liars. They falsely claim that the Stop Murder Music campaign was an attack on reggae music. Nonsense. It was an attack on a small number of reggae singers who have perverted reggae’s message of peace, love and justice. They ...

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Reggae Label Plans “Straight Pride Parade” In Brooklyn

Via Good As You comes word of a “Straight Pride Parade” to be staged in Brooklyn on August 31st. The parade is being organized by a reggae music label who is pissed off because a hit song by their artist Stapler, Hit Them Hard, has been banned by some radio stations because it encourages violence against gays. From the press ...

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