NYC Pride 2023

Written by Atif June 28, 2023

On Sunday, June 25, 2023, a massive crowd was seen during NYC Pride 2023 March, flocked to Manhattan.

Lgbtq+ in nyc pride 2023 march

The members of LGBTQ+ community, their allies, and elected officials marched from Fifth Avenue through Greenwich Village, passing by the historic Stonewall Inn.

What is Stonewall inn

From June 28 to July 3, 1969, Stonewall Riot or Stonewall Uprising, took place when the gay community protested against a police raid.

Attendees interviews

"As a lesbian, I feel like gay people should be able to to walk the streets without getting hurt," said Parker Tiburcio.

"More recent with the legislation against trans people and drag queens, this is really an important year for everybody to come out and show support" Justin.

According to NY1, Gov. Kathy Hochul signed a new legislation, protecting access to gender-affirming care in New York, and urges states to follow.