The 19th Annual Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Today, November 16th, organizers predict that one million people will take to the streets of Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro for the city's 19th Gay Pride Parade. The parade will start at 1PM at Posto 5 (close to Rua Sá Ferreira) with LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) community members and supporters gathering together to make their way down Avenida Atlântica, parallel to the iconic shoreline, with floats, costumes and rainbows flags.

Organized by the NGOs, Groupo Arco-Íris and the Insituto Acro-Iris, the theme for this . . .

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