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  • 2022 CT VOICE Honorees

    We are proud to announce the 2022 CT VOICE Honorees.   Please join us to celebrate the amazing work of these twelve individuals and organizations on September 17th at Foxwoods Gala.  

    September 20, 2022 / Buzz, What's News
  • Save Queer Art! Support NHPC

    New Haven Pride has initiated a program to save queer art. Your help is needed. Click here to donate to the New Haven Pride Center Annual Fund.   If you’ve been reading the headlines lately, you’ll know that it’s no exaggeration to say that queer art is under attack! All...

    August 23, 2022 / What's News
  • CREC Block Party, August 17

    Join us for the 8th Annual CREC Back to School FREE Block Party!August 17th, 3 – 6 p.m. 111 Charter Oak Ave. in Hartford The August block party, held at the CREC Central headquarters on Charter Oak Avenue in Hartford, is a collaborative effort — an opportunity for the Greater...

    August 9, 2022 / What's News
  • DeLauro Votes in Support of SSM

    Chair of the House Appropriations Committee Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today voted in support of H.R. 8404, the Respect for Marriage Act, bipartisan legislation that would enshrine protections for same-sex marriage into federal law. “Following the overturning of Roe v. Wade and the complete disregard of over 50 years of precedent,...

    July 20, 2022 / What's News
  • Transgender Rights Threatened Again

    The story is on NBC. Republicans are once again targeting transgender individuals with laws that will reduce access to medical care, restrict funding for schools that let transgender athletes participate in sports for their gender, and limit access to information and reading material regarding LGBTQ+ issues, specifically those facing transgender...

    July 14, 2022 / What's News
  • More Anti-Trans Celebrities Mouth Off

    The Washington Post has the story. Both Bette Midler and Marcy Gray are allies…to a point. Still, their attention-seeking, ignorant  mouthing off reveals that they advance the TERF opinion that trans women are not “real women,” and that assigned gender at birth is absolute. This unnecessary outspokenness raises several questions:...

    July 7, 2022 / What's News
  • Colchester Caves to Anti-LGBTQ+ Bigotry

    The Colchester Craigin Memorial Library has pulled a biography on RuPaul Charles from a Pride display on the strength of one complaint to First Selectman Andreas Bisbikos. The Hartford Courant reports. The book is part of the New York Times bestselling series Who Is/Who Was, which covers historic people, entertainers,...

    June 29, 2022 / What's News
  • Pride 2022 Events

    Compiled by Jane Latus   Events, times and locations known at press time are included. Additional events are still to be announced, so check each organizer for updates. Also check for newly-scheduled events at Connecticut Pride, on Facebook     @ConnecticutVirtualPride. We also suggest checking for attendance limits, ticket requirements, mask requirements...

    June 6, 2022 / Buzz, What's News
  • The White House Proclaims LGBTQ+ Month

    Read the full proclamation here: The White House has issued a wide-reaching proclamation honoring Pride. The proclamation acknowledges the challenges faced by LGBTQ+ individuals, the threats of legal action against us, and is not limited to just the U.S. It’s a striking change from the former administration, which ignored, and in...

    June 2, 2022 / What's News