Providence — Rhode Island — is perhaps the gayest state capital we have ever visited. And that is before we even talk about the booming food and arts scene…. In fact, we are honestly going to suggest you skip Boston entirely and make Providence the focus of your entire Gay Trip to New England. It is utterly fabulous and nothing at all like what we had expected. We loved roaming its streets of 18th and 19th-century buildings, taking endless photos, and found ourselves mentally picking out paint samples for the stunning villas we planned to buy, do up and live our best gay life complete with two dogs of course.
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Warwick's police chief says they were invited, and joined Saturday's parade in a gesture of outreach. PrideFest parade. Rick Rathbun, said that his department had been invited by GOAL and that he and other Warwick police officers had walked in the parade as part of an outreach effort. The participation of police in pride events this year has been a hot topic in some parts of the country. The strife took place at a Greenwich Village gay bar called the Stonewall Inn. Some observers trace the origins of the pride movement to Stonewall.
In Providence 40 years ago, 'pure terror' marked 1st gay pride parade
The Roman Catholic bishop of Providence, Rhode Island, said Sunday that he regretted the controversy he created by telling Catholics to boycott Pride Month events but that he couldn't renounce church teachings. They promote a culture and encourage activities that are contrary to Catholic faith and morals. They are especially harmful for children. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the riots, which became a crucial inspiration for the modern gay and lesbian rights movement in the United States.