Baltic Pride EN


Lithuania’s LGBT friendly map endorsed by the capital  (1)
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 12:31
While Lithuania is often criticised for homophobic laws and attitudes, her big cities are taking their own initiative to change the country’s course for a more...
Unexpected juncture – Karbauskis’ withdrawal is a huge victory for him
2016 m. gruodžio 8 d. 15:48
The sparks flying due to the Artificial Insemination Law should not impact the ratings of the Lithuanian Peasant and Green s Union (LPGU) and a part of society may...
Pride march in Vilnius draws record numbers  (1)
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 08:13
Around 2,000 people joined the pride march For Equality on the Gediminas avenue in Vilnius...
What's on in Lithuania: Celebrate equality
2016 m. birželio 17 d. 11:47
Though the Baltic Pride LGBT and equality festival will be the focal point of this weekend...
Baltic Pride event kickoff not without protests
2016 m. birželio 17 d. 08:38
A small group protested outside the Russian Drama Theatre in Vilnius which hosted a Baltic...
Baltic Pride 2016 festival kicks off in Vilnius
2016 m. birželio 16 d. 08:44
The Baltic Pride LGBT festival kicked off on Wednesday and will culminate in a pride parade in Vilnius . To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly...
Lithuanian leaders give their reasons for not joining Baltic Pride march  (1)
2016 m. birželio 15 d. 15:08
Lithuania's president, parliamentary speaker and prime minister say they will not join the Baltic Pride march this weekend in show of support of the country's LGBT...
Orlando shooting bares the face of homophobia in Lithuania  (2)
2016 m. birželio 15 d. 07:42
An attack in a gay bar in Orlando, Florida, shocked the world just one week before an LGBT...
Lithuanian Foreign Ministry and 22 embassies express support for Baltic Pride
2016 m. birželio 14 d. 09:40
Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and 16 embassies have made a joint statement,...
Concern for safety at Baltic Pride in Vilnius after Orlando attack
2016 m. birželio 13 d. 12:21
Lithuania's Interior Minister Tomas Žilinskas says he sees no reason for additional safety...
Pride march in Vilnius aimed at raising LGBT visibility and tolerance
2016 m. birželio 10 d. 14:32
Baltic Pride festival and march to be held in the centre of Vilnius next week is aimed at increasing the visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender ( LGBT )...
Lithuanian society 'more accepting of LGBT people', but institutional progress stalls
2016 m. gegužės 20 d. 09:42
Tomas Raskevičius, an LGBT policy coordinator at the Lithuanian Gay League , spoke about...
Lithuanian City of London Club becomes official supporter of Baltic Pride
2016 m. gegužės 9 d. 15:54
The Lithuanian City of London Club has become an official sponsor of Baltic Pride 2016, an...
It’s not just about ‘Pride’ for Lithuania’s LGBT community  (1)
2016 m. balandžio 28 d. 08:09
This June, Vilnius is hosting Baltic Pride for the third time, an annual LGBT event that rotates among the three Baltic capitals, and the curious thing about the...
Lithuania’s star swimmer’s father stuns Gay League with letter  (1)
2016 m. balandžio 6 d. 09:31
The Lithuanian Gay League invited swimmer Rūta Meilutytė to march in the Baltic Pride event in Vilnius this year, but received an unexpected answer from her father...
Baltic Pride in Vilnius bringing LGBT rights into focus before elections
2016 m. balandžio 5 d. 09:33
The Baltic Pride is returning to Vilnius this June. The third LGBT pride event in the...
Lithuanian LGBT community secures permit for pride march in Vilnius  (1)
2015 m. spalio 21 d. 16:31
The Lithuanian Gay League (LGL), an LGBT rights organization, has announced that Baltic...
Future Vilnius mayor has "no problems" with LGBT pride events on central streets  (5)
2015 m. kovo 16 d. 15:43
Vilnius mayor -elect Remigijus Šimašius says he sees no problems with allowing LGBt...
Lithuanian court drops charges against controversial anti-gay politician
2014 m. liepos 29 d. 13:33
Vilnius District Court on Monday dropped a case against controversial MP Petras Gražulis over resistance to police officers during an LGBT pride march in last...