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>> This is what democracy looks like. This is what democracy looks like.>> Rainbow flags in Washington, DC Sunday and words for the President. This is just one of the many demonstrations across the US aimed at highlighting discrimination. With protestors demanding President Donald Trump do more for LGBT rights.
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>> I think we have an administration that is pointedly and deliberately not recognizing gay people, gay rights, trans rights. And we've made so much progress over the last eight years, I'm not prepared to let that go.>> Many here say they were outraged by Trump reversing landmark guidance to public schools, letting transgendered students use the bathrooms of their choice.
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Others said they just want to be recognized.>> I would have loved for this administration to even acknowledge the fact that this is Pride month.>> A so called resist march through Hollywood taking the place of Los Angeles annual Pride Parade. Planned Parenthood, Black Lives Matter, and Nancy Pelosi all joining in.
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The LA event drawing criticism from some in the gay community who say the one day of the year set aside to celebrate their lives should not be given over to other political causes.>>
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Washington getting around that issue by holding back-to-back marches. Its official Pride Parade on Saturday, followed but its more political Equality March on Sunday.
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>> We are here, we're queer, and you have to deal with us whether you like it or not.