5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 24

1. A new survey shows that more than 100,000 same-sex weddings have occurred since last year's Supreme Court ruling but only 11 percent of senior church pastors report having been asked to perform such a rite. ...
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Plan your Pride

Check our extensive events calendar for the world’s largest Black Gay Pride celebration

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Stars set to shine for Black Gay Pride nightlife

Black Gay Pride weekend always draws star power to Atlanta, and this year is no exception.

Atlanta is packed with black LGBT party promoters who put on popular events throughout the year, but go all out for Labor Day Weekend when tens of thousands pack the city for the world’s largest African-American LGBT celebration.

This year, you can celebrate “Pure Heat” with Traxx and Traxx Girls, “Peach Fever” with Xplosion Entertainment, “Manual Labor” with Wassup N Atl, “Femme-Nomen-Non” with Girls in the Night, and “Southern Xplosion” with The Lion’s Den.

Celebrities are definitely in the mix: Wassup N Atl features a live performance by legendary singer and actress Melba Moore among its offerings, while Traxx also offers plenty of star wattage.