Photos: 2017 Atlanta Pride Parade
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All rights reserved. In , a police raid on a gay club in New York City sparked the Stonewall Riots , an uprising that kicked off the gay liberation movement and inspired other cities including Chicago and San Francisco to organize their own demonstrations of pride. Each June since, these annual marches have been staged across the country to celebrate how far the fight for equality has come—and highlight how far it has yet to go. Check out the Human Rights Campaign to search celebrations by state, or review the Gay Pride Calendar , which compiles events in top pride destinations around the world. Plan ahead : Keep in mind that traffic in nearby Civic Center Plaza will be completely shut off to make way for dancing and vendors.
Indian members of the LGBT community take part in a pride parade, calling for freedom from discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation, in Chennai on June 25, People march down 5th Ave. Thouands cheered as members of LGBT community danced and marched under a bright summer sun. Many participants carried political themed signs as President Trump's adminstration has angered some in the LGBT community. An Indian member of the LGBT community takes part in a pride parade, calling for freedom from discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation, in Chennai on June 25,