Books on Pride Month

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 14 July 2019) June 2019 was special in two ways. On the one hand, the Pride month today is clearly part of the festival and protest calendar even at the Library of Congress, and on the other hand, the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall riots was celebrated this year, in New [...]

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World Pride in New York: 50 Years of Gay Pride and Two Separate Parades

The New York Gay Pride and WorldPride of June 30, 2019 was the culmination of the celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Inn riots on June 28, 1969. Nearly 3 million spectators flanked the parade of around 150,000 people, from the most remote parts of the city to downtown Manhattan via 5th [...]

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Tony Awards 2019: Very Gay-friendly

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 14 June 2019) Despite seven nominations, the musical The Prom left the 73rd edition of the Tony Awards ceremony with empty hands. At the Tonys 2019 award ceremony on the stage of Radio City Music Hall in New York during the night of 9 to 10 June, the work caused quite [...]

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