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June 22, Those dressed as women that night refused to go with the officers. Friendly and kind.
Retrieved Gay Chatters in New York The following year, the first ever gay pride marches took place in New York, San FranciscoChicago and Los Angeles to commemorate the anniversary of the Stonewall police raid that prompted the riots.
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We can't blend in,' Amor said. People also gathered on Sunday around the globe to take part in WorldPride, like in India and Turkey. Puppy France The advocacy group Equality Illinois calls it a positive step, but says stronger statewide protections are needed. She called on everyone in the bar to help.
Another person marched with a vanity around the waist and cosmetics spanning out, suspended in the air with wires.