LA pride parade renamed 'ResistMarch'

2017-06-12 08:52
Members of the LGBT community and their supporters participate in the #ResistMarch at the annual LA Pride Festival in Hollywood. (Robyn Beck, AFP)

Members of the LGBT community and their supporters participate in the #ResistMarch at the annual LA Pride Festival in Hollywood. (Robyn Beck, AFP)

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Washington - The Los Angeles pride parade was renamed the ResistMarch, and tens of thousands turned out, some carrying rainbow flags or signs reading "Love Trumps Hate" through Hollywood on Sunday.

Speakers included US Representatives Nancy Pelosi, Adam Schiff and Maxine Waters.

Waters led the crowd in rousing chants of "impeach 45!"

She said "we're going to take our country back from him", and told the marchers that they have the strength, the courage and the power to do it.

In Los Angeles, the annual pride parade has been renamed the ResistMarch, and tens of thousands of people turned out in Hollywood, some carrying rainbow flags or signs reading "Love Trumps hate."


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