Los Angeles Pride parade will double up as a protest this year
The Los Angeles Pride parade is set to be doubled up as a protest march this year.
Organisers for the event, which is due to take place on June 11th in a host of major cities across the US, have teamed up with LGBT Resist March.
While the parade will still see performances, parties and everything LGBT, a protest march will also take place.
The organisers decision to team up with LGBT resist march comes after an increasingly worrying political climate.
The event, which is ticketed at around $20, hopes to drawn in a crowd of up to 500,000 people.
While the original movement behind Pride parades are a form of protest, the events have since become more celebratory.
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