Cancel Flag comment. Change password. Start your Independent Premium subscription today. Police used tear gas and rubber People march during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul to disperse demonstrators who remained after the statement was read. LGBT rights activists shout slogans as they try to march for a pride parade, which was banned by the governorship, in central Istanbul, Turkey, June 30, Delete Comment Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
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ABC7 New York. Martin aka Donny the Punk and gay activist L. Veterans of the riot formed a group, the Stonewall Veterans Associationwhich has continued to drive the advancement of LGBT rights from the rioting at the Stonewall Inn, to the present day. Authorities People march during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul perversely used these threats as further justification to ban the march.
Riot police have used tear gas to disperse hundreds of people at a gay pride march in Istanbul. Murad Sezer. DW News on Facebook