Post a Comment. Peter, a gay man at Loretta's office, invited her and her friends. Loretta's workmate Liz also opted to come along with her three children for some wholesome family entertainment. The newspaper had predicted a crowd of about people. I don't think it was that many. But it was still a pretty solid turnout.
Muslim Woman In Burka Melts Down At Gay Pride Parade: ‘Shame On You, You Despicable People’
Bosnians to march for Gay Pride - under heavy police protection - Reuters
WHILE happy crowds enjoyed a colourful gay pride parade in New York today, riot police with dogs, guns and riot shields ruthlessly crushed lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex activists defying a ban on a similar event in Turkey. Hundreds of thousands of people watched marchers in colourful fancy dress - and in some cases no clothes at all - at the Big Apple's NYC Pride Parade. Activists said plastic bullets were also used and riot-control cops were dispatched to the area, while pictures taken at the scene reportedly show Turkish nationalists attacking and abusing protesters. Turkey's official Anadolu news agency said "an estimated 20 people" were detained after protesters ignored warnings to disperse because the march did not have a permit. Brad Hoylman, a Democratic lawmaker in the New York State Senate, said lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people were "under assault" by the Trump administration. He said: "He already rolled back rights for transgender students, for example, and the list is on and on.
We organised the first Dundee Pride event in and our event takes place on 21st Sept in Slessor Gardens! Saturday 21st September will be Pride Day! There will be lots going on including the main event at Pride Village at Slessor Gardens which will involve lots of fiercely savage acts on stage and fabulous offerings at Pride Market. And of course….. We have also received applications from stall holders for traders and food concessions for our Pride Market.
Some right wing pundits and their fellow conservatives are angered at the movement successfully removing Confederate flags. Now they are demanding the gay pride flag be taken down too. On the corporate side, Walmart, Amazon, Sears, eBay, and now Etsy have agreed to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise. While the historic rainbow-inspired flag has earned a place in the Museum of Modern Art , and atop many corporate headquarters and government buildings , anti-gay conservatives are demanding it be removed.