Pakistan Hosts Its First Transgender Pride Parade

Author: , January 7th, 2019

Pakistan Transgender Pride Parade

Transgender people from all over the country gathered in Lahore for the first ever transgender pride parade in Pakistan this past weekend.

The event took place on Saturday December 29th.

By Savas Abadsidis – Full Story at Towleroad

 

St. Petersburg, Florida Celebrates First Annual Transgender Pride

Author: , November 17th, 2014

St. petersburg Transgender Pride

Sixty or so people attended the first-ever Transgender Pride gathering inside St. Petersburg’s Metro Wellness and Community Center on Nov. 8. The gathering included food and drinks as well as an array of transgender entertainers.

The highlight of the night was the honoring of Dr. Kathleen Farrell, who announced her retirement at the beginning of the month.

By Steve Blanchard – Full Story at Watermark | St. Petersburg Gay Travel Resources | Other Gay Travel Events

Las Vegas to Host First Transgender Pride Week

Author: , November 16th, 2013

Las Vegas Trans PrideIn the midst of significant LGBTQ progress on both local and national levels, Las Vegas will play host to the inaugural Trans Pride Week – five days of events and activities designed to bring awareness and pride to the local transgender community between Nov. 20 – 24.

Spearheaded by The Center, Gender Justice Nevada, Mary Magdalene Friends UCC, Northwest Community Church and Get EQUAL Nevada, anyone within the LGBTQ and allied communities are encouraged to take part in this historic occasion.

Marginalized, victimized and dehumanized, transgender individuals all over the world, including right here in Las Vegas, face unspeakable degradation on a daily basis. Unfortunately, localized data for our transgender community does not exist. However, according to the most recent National Transgender Discrimination Survey compiled by the National Center for Transgender Equality and the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, transgender individuals are steeped in a number of atrocities.

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