Be Pride Like Ukraine: Coverage of Berlin Pride
This is already the 45th Berlin Pride in support of the rights of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgender, and queers (LGBTQ+). The event took place on June 22nd, known as
The slogan of the Ukrainian walking group this year was “Be Pride Like Ukraine,” comprising around 500 people, including Ukraine’s Ambassador to Germany, Oleksiy Makeiev. So, in addition to traditional posters demanding action against intolerance and discrimination, there were also many expressions of solidarity with Ukraine.
In 1969, police raided a gay bar on Christopher Street in New York, sparking the beginning of the LGBTQ+ rights movement.
Photo: Victoria Temnova exclusively for Bird in Flight