Learn more and watch the Zoom videos here. You can find official Honolulu Pride merchandise at the Pride Shop: caps, t-shirts, pins, stickers, and, new for , a fabulous holographic fanny pack. Just head over to honolulupride. Jones at tj hawaiilgbtlegacy. This inspiring and fun local show, hosted by Matt Guevera and Francine Beppu , with various interviews and performances, featured the World Premiere of Shaka and Shine , an original song produced by Honolulu Pride and performed by Keilana. The program was also live-streamed on KHON2.
Gay pride or LGBT pride is the promotion of the self-affirmation , dignity, equality, and increased visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT people as a social group. Pride, as opposed to shame and social stigma , is the predominant outlook that bolsters most LGBT rights movements. Ranging from solemn to carnivalesque, pride events are typically held during LGBT Pride Month or some other period that commemorates a turning point in a country's LGBT history , for example Moscow Pride in May for the anniversary of Russia's decriminalization of homosexuality. Some pride events include LGBT pride parades and marches , rallies, commemorations, community days, dance parties, and festivals.
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