Pride is a protest

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Several hundred delegates of the national-democratic LGBTQ+ group Bahaghari participated in the Pride protests in Pasay City and Quezon City last June 25 and 28. They demanded that the Duterte regime be held accountable and called for resistance against the incoming illegitimate Marcos II regime.

They were part of at least 55,000 participants to the Pride protests held accross the country. The protests drumbeated the sector’s campaign against discrimination and oppression, recognition of their rights and legislation of the SOGIE Equality bill.

Activities were also held in the cities of Baguio, Iloilo, Dumaguete, and Butuan, in Romblon, Cebu, Misamis Oriental and other places in the country. Meanwhile, the Southern Tagalog Pride led a regional protest in UP Los Baños last June 28.

Pride is a protest