Boston celebrates Delight month, and commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewalls Riots
Boston commemorated delight, and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, with a file setting parade. Over 50,000 folks marched within the 2.27 mile parade throughout Boston, ending at Metropolis Corridor Plaza. This yr’s theme—Wanting Again, Loving Ahead—was meant as a message of hope and acceptance, in addition to a recognition of the challenges confronted by the LGBT neighborhood within the current previous. The power within the air was abuzz as, regardless of the new climate, it was estimated that over a million folks attended the parade and subsequent festivities in Metropolis Corridor Plaza. Everybody from area people teams and distributors to useful resource teams with particular focuses on LGBT points had been current not directly. All in all, Boston’s Delight parade ended every week of actions on a excessive be aware; the spirits of attendees and marchers alike had been excessive as they celebrated their identities and commemorated the work of those who didn’t have such freedoms only some many years in the past.
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Photographs by Angela McNamara
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