Six Great Things That Happened This Week

A Republican stalwart and a whole nation come out for marriage equality, a great band comes out against hate, Stephen Fry and lesbian moms make international news, and activists stick up for their rights down under.




Protesters Rally After Alleged Police Brutality At Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras

Protesters gather in Taylor Square  in Sydney, Australia, to protest alleged police brutality at the annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade on March 8. Thousands of demonstrators gathered to demand an external investigation after a video was released showing a handcuffed parade goer get thrown to the ground by a police officer. (Photo by Don Arnold/Getty Images)