Pride: It's a Global Thing

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com November 12 2012 3:38 PM ET

A large flag is carried through Hong Kong on Saturday during Gay Pride. As anti-discrimination laws continues to expand globally, participants marched to promote equal rights.

Marching in Hong Kong.

Promoting transgender rights in Hong Kong.

Fliers, pamphlets, and rainbow flags in Hong Kong.

Pride in Hong Kong is a great opportunity to carry the message about safer sex.

Dancers amp up the Pride in Hong Kong.

Revelers attend the XXI Gay Pride Parade on Saturday at Mayo square in Buenos Aires.

More from Mayo square in Buenos Aires.

Two participants pose next to a float depicting the Argentina late president Nestor Kirchner during the XXI Gay Pride Parade in Buenos Aires.