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Pride parades also known as pride marchesThe gay pride parade eventsand pride festivals are outdoor events celebrating lesbiangaybisexualtransgenderand intersex LGBTI culture and pride. The events also at times serve as demonstrations for legal rights such as same-sex marriage. Most pride events occur annually, and many take place around June to commemorate the Stonewall riots in New York Citya pivotal moment in modern LGBT social movements. Additional commemorative arts, cultural, and educational programming to mark the 50th anniversary of the rebellion at the Stonewall Inn will be taking place throughout the city and the world.

At the beginning of the gay rights protest movement, news on Cuban prison work camps for homosexuals inspired the Mattachine Society to organize protests at the United Nations and the White Housein On Saturday, June 27,Chicago Gay Liberation organized a march [10] from Washington Square Park "Bughouse Square" to the Water Tower at the intersection of Michigan and Chicago avenues, which was the route originally planned, and then many of the participants spontaneously marched on to the Civic Center now Richard The gay pride parade.

Subsequent Chicago parades have been held on the last Sunday of June, coinciding with the date of many similar parades elsewhere.

On Sunday, June 28,at around noon, in New York gay activist groups held their own pride parade, known as the Christopher Street Liberation Dayto recall the events of Stonewall one year earlier. That the Annual Reminder, in order to be more relevant, reach a greater number of people, and encompass the ideas and ideals of the larger struggle in which we are engaged-that of our fundamental human rights-be moved both in time and location.


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