NYC Gay Parade Marks 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Inn Police Raid

02 Juillet, 2019, 04:23 | Auteur: Anatole Charbonneau
  • People march down 5th Avenue during the 2019 World Pride NYC and Stonewall 50th LGBTQ Pride Parade in New York

The parade took place amid commemorations of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots.

Organizers said about 150,000 people attended the parade on Sunday, which includes a march down Fifth Avenue past the Stonewall Inn on the 50th anniversary of the 1969 riots in which members of the LGBT community stood up to a police raid on the gay bar.

The alternative Queer Liberation March in downtown Manhattan was created to be a return to "a people's political march" without corporate sponsorship and police barricades, organizers said.

Millions of people turned out for the WorldPride parade in NY on June 30, 2019.

Ms. Christianson said she is concerned that the movement could suffer setbacks during the Trump administration, which has moved to revoke newly won health-care protections for transgender people, restrict their presence in the military and withdraw federal guidance that trans students should be able to use bathrooms of their choice.

"We've been ready for this for almost 30 years", another said, sharing footage of himself as a kid dancing to the song "Vogue".

Sri Lanka out of Cricket World Cup after England beat India
Since beating Pakistan in their first match, the West Indies have lost five times with one wash-out. Reifer said his team "didn't seize the key moments" in some games.

Rashford agrees new four-year deal at Man Utd
They are the flawless group of coaches to learn from as I continue my development and look to push on to the next level. He told the club's website, "Marcus is one of the most talented English players of his generation".

Hervé Renard : "Nous irons chercher la victoire face à l'Afrique du Sud"
Une retransmission en streaming est également prévue pour ce match Afrique du Sud - Maroc , sur le site Internet beIN Connect . Le match Afrique du Sud vs Maroc sera transmis aussi en direct live (TV) sur la chaîne: beIN MAX 1 HD.

"What's important to remember is that this is a protest against the monetization of the Pride parade, against the police brutality of our community, against the poor treatment of sections of our community, of black and brown folk, of immigrants", said Jake Seller, a 24-year-old IN native who now lives IN Brooklyn and worked as one of the march's volunteers.

The Washington Blade will update this story and provide additional reporting on the WorldPride parade and the Queer Liberation March.

The police presence at the massive march was heavy, with several officers posted at every corner.

Thousands of people gathered for the show - held on "Pride Island" at Pier 97 in Manhattan, where they got into the groove in celebration of the LGBTQ community. Metal barricades were erected along the entire parade route.

They did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Protest Pride.

San Francisco Pride declined to revoke the sponsorship or remove the company from the parade, but Pride officials said the Google critics could protest the company's policies as part of the parade's "resistance contingent". 80-year-old Peter Browne said.



Toronto Raptors will get the final free agency meeting with Kawhi Leonard
Los Angeles, meanwhile, is close to home for Leonard, who's a Southern California native, attending San Diego State University. Alternatively, the Raptors could also use that cap space to sign multiple quality role players to help add depth to the team.

Attorneys challenge 'twisted' charge against Alabama woman who lost fetus in shooting
Jones initiating a fight, assuming that is what happened in this instance; it was the natural and probable outcome of Ms. They also argue that Alabama law doesn't permit the prosecution of a woman with respect to her unborn child.

Wilfried Zaha: Arsenal submit opening bid for Crystal Palace forward
Arsenal's summer transfer budget has been restricted by their failure to qualify for next season's Champions League. Arsenal could even offer to subsidise some of Mkhitaryan wages to make a cash plus player deal more palatable.

Lakers eyeing Seth Curry, Terrence Ross among non-max options
The Wizards will send the Pelicans cash as part of the trade, and receive a 2020 second-round draft pick from the Lakers. Thursday's agreement means six players and four picks were the price the Lakers paid for Davis.

Kareena Kapoor Khan Plays A Badass Cop In Irrfan Khan's Angrezi Medium
In the photo, she can be seen posing with the director of the film Homi Adajania 's wife Anaita Shroff Adajania . The team is now shooting in London and recent pictures of Kareena from the sets took the internet by storm.

The Witcher Netflix Series Gets First Real Promo Images
There is still no official release date for The Witcher yet, but the show is expected to air sometime towards the end of 2019. A separate image from Henry Cavill's Instagram shows a better look at Geralt from the front , striking a hero pose.

Le Messin Ugo Humbert élimine Gaël Monfils à Wimbledon — Tennis
Le Lorrain s'était détaché dans la dernière manche (6-7 [8], 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 3-0) quand le Parisien a dû renoncer. Je n'ai pas de chance car ma cheville allait bien.

Dubai princess flees ruler husband with children and $56m
The Daily Beast reports that her asylum application has been accepted and that German security officials are protecting her. Previously, a publication called Emirates Woman referred to the sheik and the princess as "the ideal couple".

L'Iran s'affranchit d'un premier engagement prévu par l'accord de 2015 — Nucléaire
Le secrétaire général de l'ONU, Antonio Guterres, s'est dit "préoccupé" par le dépassement iranien. Lundi, il a appelé les pays européens à sanctionner Téhéran.

Cortana va quitter Windows pour devenir une appli autonome
Microsoft pourrait retirer son assistant virtuel de son système d'exploitation et le reléguer à une " simple " application. En laissant le choix aux utilisateurs Windows 10, Microsoft pourrait bien reléguer cet aspect au second plan.