It’s always nerve-wracking when you’re coming into an event that has a full and rich history. The Metro Manila Pride March has been around for decades and it’s easy to get intimated by the camaraderie and long-established bonds. But don’t fear! Whether you’re a march newbie or a veteran, this year’s Metro Manila Pride March […]
Sa Sunday, June 18, kita-kits sa Moonleaf Maginhawa anytime from 12 noon onwards, and let’s hang out at the #HereTogether HOHOL! After all the parties, we figured it is time for a chill hang out hang out lang event! Meet new friends, buy some Metro Manila Pride merch, share stories, perform your poetry or music […]
In celebration of Pride Month this June Bahaghari presents: CineMakulay Film Festival! Happening on June 17, 2017, 10am – 8pm at the Cinematheque Centre Manila, the festival will screen LGBTQ short films from some of the most talented filmmakers in the local industry. Celebrate with us and witness films that showcase the colorful stories of […]
It was 2007 when I first heard about the Pride march. I had recently attended my first LGBT event, a forum about lesbian identities and relationships. When I found out about Pride, I immediately thought if it was possible to come and march even if I was in the closet.
LGBT Filipinos have always lived precarious lives, so we have had to devise means to survive. There is a certain form of cunning that many of us have mastered: the art of fading into the background so as not to get into trouble. We grow up learning to keep our true selves from being seen […]
More than 1, 000 individuals took to the streets in Malate, Manila on December 6th in celebration of 20 years of standing up for equal rights through the annual Metro Manila Pride March. This year, the individuals included not just people from the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community in Manila but also groups […]