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Taipei City Government lit up in rainbow colors on eve of Pride

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The facade of the Taipei City Government building was lit up in rainbow colors on Thursday evening (Oct. 29) in honor of the Taiwan Pride parade, which will kick off Satur...

Taiwan LGBT rights group gets funding from Google.org

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Tongzhi Hotline Association (TTHA) said on Thursday (Oct. 29) that it is one of 70 LGBTQ+ support groups worldwide to have received funding from Google.org, a c...

Taiwan's Gay Pride parade to kick off Oct. 31 amid global pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan LGBT Pride parade will celebrate its 18th anniversary later in October, with fewer people expected this year amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The LGBT ...

Taiwan wind orchestra to hold tribute concert for LGBT rights activists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Rainbow City Symphonic Band will perform a live concert titled "HEROES" on Saturday (Sept. 19) to honor individuals who have advocated for the LGBT community...

Photo of the Day: A point of Pride for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With the 50th anniversary of the LGBT+ movement rolling around and nearly 500 major Pride month events worldwide canceled, postponed, or moved online as the pandemic rages...

Swedish YouTuber shoots video of Taiwan Pride Parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Swedish YouTuber has uploaded a video of Saturday's (Oct. 26) massive Taiwan Pride Parade, which saw hundreds of thousands of participants. On Saturday, Swedish Y...

Video shows students rip down Taiwan flag, hoist rainbow flag at NTPU 70th anniversary event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a sports meet held to celebrate National Taipei University's (NTPU) 70th anniversary, several students stormed the flag platform, took down the Taiwanese flag, ...

Revelers at Taiwan Pride 2019 enjoy safe space to express themselves

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hundreds of thousands of people participated in the 2019 Taiwan Pride parade Saturday (Oct. 26) in central Taipei, with estimates of between 170,000 to 250,000, the larges...

Taipei Pride in Photos: Hundreds of thousands attend Taiwan Pride Parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite a dreary start to the day, at 12.30 p.m. on Saturday (Oct. 26) the sun emerged to shine over hundreds of thousands of people who took to Taipei’s streets to ...

Taiwan Pride Parade kicks off on Saturday in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year's Taiwan Pride Parade will be held on Saturday (Oct. 26) and is expected to draw a record crowd, as the march takes place five months after same-sex marriage...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan Pride Parade signs in Taoyuan Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A British freelance journalist took this photograph of signs at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport promoting the 2019 Taiwan Pride Parade on Wednesday (Oct. 23). ...

2018 Taiwan LGBT Pride: a photo story

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Pride 2018 burst onto the streets of Taipei today in an array of colorful costumes and happy smiles. An estimated 130,000 people marched through Taiwan’s c...

Upcoming events in Taipei this weekend, Oct 26. – Oct. 28: PRIDE edition

The time has come once again for the streets of Taipei to be lined with rainbow flags, parade floats and smiling faces as thousands of people come out in celebration of equality. Here is a rundown of ...

Foreign offices express support for Taiwan gay pride parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Representative offices of the European Union and of about a dozen countries, mostly from Europe but also Australia and Canada, have expressed support for Saturday’s ...

Taiwanese enter float in New York Pride Parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--- After the Constitutional Court’s ruling in favor of same-sex marriage in late May, a group of Taiwanese joined the 2017 New York Pride Parade with a float last Sunday, ce...