PHOTOS: In-Your-Face Pride and Protest
By OUTTraveler Editors
From protests of Russia’s antigay laws in Amsterdam to parades celebrating LGBT culture in Kathmandu, people around the world have proved the spirit of Pride is still alive and well.
A demonstrator wears a T-shirt with a picture of a rouged Vladimir Putin as he takes part in a protest against the new Russian law on homosexuality in Copenhagen August 20. The protest march went from Christiansborg Castle to the Russian embassy.
Thousands of people protest against the new Russian law on homosexuality in Copenhagen.
Celebrants dance during Nepal's Fourth International Gay Pride parade in Kathmandu last Thursday. Scores of LGBT participants from across the country took part.