PHOTOS: LGBT Issues Are Global Issues

Pride, protest, and backlash against the government. This year's Pride celebrations around the world are about more than G-strings and glitter.

BY Editors

June 24 2013 5:00 AM ET

Two men kiss while holding a picture of Russia's Vladimir Putin and Germany's Angela Merkel that reads "A deep friendship of gay haters" and a drawing that reads "Basic law (Grundgesetz), value palaver (Werte-Geschaetz)," as they take part in the Christopher Street Day Parade in Berlin Saturday.

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