Pride parades also known as pride marches , pride events , and pride festivals are outdoor events celebrating lesbian , gay , bisexual , transgender , non-binary and queer LGBTQ social and self acceptance, achievements, legal rights , and pride. The events also at times serve as demonstrations for legal rights such as same-sex marriage. The events became annual and grew internationally. In , New York and the world celebrated the largest international Pride celebration in history: Stonewall 50 - WorldPride NYC , produced by Heritage of Pride commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots , with five million attending in Manhattan alone. In , the gay rights protest movement was visible at the Annual Reminder pickets, organized by members of the lesbian group Daughters of Bilitis , and the gay men's group Mattachine Society. Mattachine members were also involved in demonstrations in support of homosexuals imprisoned in Cuban labor camps.
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Nelle prime ore del mattino di sabato 28 giugno , a New York, nel Greenwich Village di Lower Manhattan , scoppiarono dei violenti disordini in seguito all'ennesimo raid della polizia in un bar frequentato da omosessuali e transgender, lo Stonewall Inn di Christopher Street. Daley Center. Il 28 giugno in California si svolsero due manifestazioni in forma di marcia, una a Los Angeles e l'altra a San Francisco. Davis, rispose inizialmente che "per quanto mi riguarda, concedere il permesso di marciare a un gruppo di omosessuali sarebbe come concederlo a un gruppo di ladri e rapinatori" . Sempre il 28 giugno , i gruppi attivisti di New York organizzarono la loro parata, denominata " Christopher Street Liberation Day " in esplicita celebrazione dei moti di Stonewall dell'anno precedente.
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Gay pride or LGBT pride is the promotion of the self-affirmation , dignity, equality, and increased visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT people as a social group. Pride, as opposed to shame and social stigma , is the predominant outlook that bolsters most LGBT rights movements. Ranging from solemn to carnivalesque, pride events are typically held during LGBT Pride Month or some other period that commemorates a turning point in a country's LGBT history , for example Moscow Pride in May for the anniversary of Russia's decriminalization of homosexuality. Some pride events include LGBT pride parades and marches , rallies, commemorations, community days, dance parties, and festivals. Additional commemorative arts, cultural, and educational programming to mark the 50th anniversary of the rebellion at the Stonewall Inn took place throughout the city and the world.
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