Rio gay pride parade: Fighting for justice and inclusiveness

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The Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro was packed to capacity on November 15 for the city’s 20th Gay Pride Parade. People pose for pictures as they wear feathered angel wings during the parade. (AP)

The Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro was packed to capacity on November 15 for the city’s 20th Gay Pride Parade. People pose for pictures as they wear feathered angel wings during the parade. (AP)

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As many as a million people participated in the parade to fight for more justice and inclusive society which recognizes equal rights for the gay community. A man wearing special contact lenses poses for during the parade. (AP)

As many as a million people participated in the parade to fight for more justice and inclusive society which recognizes equal rights for the gay community. A man wearing special contact lenses poses for during the parade. (AP)

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A man poses as he stands on a giant gay movement flag during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

A man poses as he stands on a giant gay movement flag during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

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A man dances during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

A man dances during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

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Two men kiss during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

Two men kiss during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

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Yet another participant strikes a pose during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

Yet another participant strikes a pose during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. (AP)

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