METRO MANILA, Philippines – It has been 105 years since the world first started celebrating International Women’s Day and 27 years since the Philippine National Women’s Month was declared. In this time, how much of the conversations about the social, economic, and political achievements and concerns of women have been about lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LBTQIA) women?
The Active Vista Human Rights Film Festival organized by DAKILA and in partnership with Metro Manila Pride, presents “Margarita, With A Straw.” Showing on February 27 (Saturday) at Cine Adarna in UP Diliman, this is a film with “a lot of heart and powerful performances” about the life and coming out story of a young bisexual […]
“If we’re going to perform Inception, we need imagination.” Come join us as we step into the imagination of visual artists, filmmakers, musical performers, and spoken word artists and revel in the amazing things that local queer and trans artists can do.
February 3, 2016: Manila, Philippines — To advance the discussion on LGBT rights in the Philippines, the Philippine LGBT Chamber of Commerce—the country’s first industry organization of businesses of, by, and for the LGBT in the Philippines, will rally the presidentiables in a discussion on February 13 in Impact Hub Manila, Green Sun, Makati. The event #LGBTVotePH aims to provide […]
The holiday season can be isolating or even painful for many LGBTQIA+ people. This is especially true for those who are not accepted by or are not out to their families. For those of you struggling, Words Anonymous’ Louise Meets has lent us her words to help keep you afloat.
On December 5, 2015, we at Metro Manila Pride will proudly unfurl our colors as we march and fight for unity, diversity, and love in solidarity with the 9th Baguio Pride Parade, the 3rd Negros LGBT Pride Parade, and the 2nd Quezon City Pride March.
Did you know that there are three pride parades happening in the Philippines tomorrow? These are: (1) the 9th Baguio Pride Parade, (2) the 3rd Negros LGBT Pride Parade, and (3) the 2nd Quezon City Pride March.
In celebrating the 21st anniversary of the Metro Manila Pride March, LGBTs and allies are invited to come together and advance the call for love right in one of the bastions of Philippine freedom: the Luneta Park. Participants will be assembling at the Lapu-Lapu Monument, also known as the Statue of the Sentinel of Freedom, […]