Millions attend WorldPride parade in NY

Millions attend WorldPride parade in NY

Stonewall Day commemorates the June 1969 riots sparked by repeated police raids on the Stonewall Inn, a well-known gay bar in New York's Greenwich Village, that proved to be a turning point in the LGBTIQ+ community's struggle for civil rights.

Istanbul pride had taken place every year since 2003. She's Chicago's first openly gay mayor and walked alongside her wife, Amy Eshleman.

The Garden State Girls-Women on Wheels club gather before the LGBT Pride March in NY.

- The San Francisco Pride Parade on Sunday was blocked for more than hour by protesters critical of corporate and police involvement in the annual event.

Alyssa Christianson, 29, of New York City, was topless, wearing just sparkly pasties and boy shorts underwear. "Happy World Pride", Gaga said as she took the stage in front of thousands of New Yorkers and visitors from around the world...

Their resistance gave rise to national and global LGBT+ movements for equal rights.

It was a most inspiring and raging event that brought a successful close to the Pride month.


Organizers of Sunday's action released a list of demands on Facebook, which included removing police and corporations from Pride, making it more accessible for people with disabilities, and that the city not prepare for the parade by removing homeless people, many of whom are part of the LGBT community.

But at 43 and 33 years old, the Tacoma-based couple still have plenty to reflect on. "I wanted to transform society", he said.

Referring to LGBTQ veterans similar to Marsha P. Johnson, Sylvia Rivera, Harvey Milk and Audre Lorde - all of whom had been integral in establishing the contemporary rights motion - Lady Gaga acknowledged she is committed to proceed their fight for equality and called for others to attain the same.

The White House says Trump has long advocated LGBTIQ+ equality, noting that he became this year the first Republican president to recognize Pride Month and backed a global campaign to decriminalize homosexuality. "Might per chance per chance I be so fearless as to invent an offer: as we proceed to push for our have intersectional communities that we turn out to be acutely conscious and deliberate allies as successfully, that we prolong ourselves to every other".

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, also running for the White House, said, 'We are in a moment in our nation's history when your voices are needed like never before'. "I'm not saying we don't have ways to go, but let's celebrate how far we've come", he said.

The celebration coincides with WorldPride, an worldwide LGBTIQ+ event that started in Rome in 2000 and was held in NY this past week.

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