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Gay pride parades

<p>Edith Windsor (C) takes part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

Edith Windsor (C) takes part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Edith Windsor (C) takes part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>Participants attend a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas</p>

Participants attend a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Participants attend a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

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<p>People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>A reveller takes part in the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

A reveller takes part in the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

A reveller takes part in the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>People carry a giant rainbow flag during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

People carry a giant rainbow flag during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

People carry a giant rainbow flag during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>A participant speaks with police during the annual Pride London parade which highlights issues of the gay, lesbian and transgender community, London June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor</p>

A participant speaks with police during the annual Pride London parade which highlights issues of the gay, lesbian and transgender community, London June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

A participant speaks with police during the annual Pride London parade which highlights issues of the gay, lesbian and transgender community, London June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

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<p>Participants wave a huge rainbow flag during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013.  REUTERS/Osman Orsal</p>

Participants wave a huge rainbow flag during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Participants wave a huge rainbow flag during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

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<p>Revellers take part in a gay pride parade in Santo Domingo June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas</p>

Revellers take part in a gay pride parade in Santo Domingo June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

Revellers take part in a gay pride parade in Santo Domingo June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

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<p>Motorcycle riders participate in the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, California June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Jed Jacobsohn</p>

Motorcycle riders participate in the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, California June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Jed Jacobsohn

Motorcycle riders participate in the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, California June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Jed Jacobsohn

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<p>New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner marches in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner marches in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner marches in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>Spectators spray parade participants with water during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

Spectators spray parade participants with water during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

Spectators spray parade participants with water during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>A man holds a modified Canadian flag with Pride colours during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

A man holds a modified Canadian flag with Pride colours during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

A man holds a modified Canadian flag with Pride colours during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>A newly wed lesbian couple march in their wedding dresses during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

A newly wed lesbian couple march in their wedding dresses during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

A newly wed lesbian couple march in their wedding dresses during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>People spray water at a police officer during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

People spray water at a police officer during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

People spray water at a police officer during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>A man holds a modified Canadian flag with Pride colors during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

A man holds a modified Canadian flag with Pride colors during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

A man holds a modified Canadian flag with Pride colors during the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>Revellers take part in the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

Revellers take part in the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

Revellers take part in the gay pride parade in Toronto, June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

People take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>Participants hold rainbow flags during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas</p>

Participants hold rainbow flags during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Participants hold rainbow flags during a gay pride parade in central Istanbul June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

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<p>Rainbow whistles are shown hanging at the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, California June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Jed Jacobsohn</p>

Rainbow whistles are shown hanging at the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, California June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Jed Jacobsohn

Rainbow whistles are shown hanging at the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, California June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Jed Jacobsohn

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<p>Police officers keep watch as people take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

Police officers keep watch as people take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Police officers keep watch as people take part in the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>A man dances at the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

A man dances at the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A man dances at the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>A marcher waves a flag during the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

A marcher waves a flag during the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A marcher waves a flag during the Gay Pride Parade in New York June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>Revellers take part in the Gay Pride Parade in La Paz, June 29, 2013. Hundreds of gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transsexuals (LGBT) together with their supporters participated in the parade. REUTERS/David Mercado</p>

Revellers take part in the Gay Pride Parade in La Paz, June 29, 2013. Hundreds of gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transsexuals (LGBT) together with their supporters participated in the parade. REUTERS/David Mercado

Revellers take part in the Gay Pride Parade in La Paz, June 29, 2013. Hundreds of gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transsexuals (LGBT) together with their supporters participated in the parade. REUTERS/David Mercado

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<p>Revelers rest after participating in the gay pride parade to celebrate the diversity of lifestyles in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and denounce homophobia in Guatemala City, June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez</p>

Revelers rest after participating in the gay pride parade to celebrate the diversity of lifestyles in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and denounce homophobia in Guatemala City, June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez more

Revelers rest after participating in the gay pride parade to celebrate the diversity of lifestyles in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and denounce homophobia in Guatemala City, June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

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<p>A participant poses with rainbow flags during the annual Pride London parade which highlights issues of the gay, lesbian and transgender community, London June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor</p>

A participant poses with rainbow flags during the annual Pride London parade which highlights issues of the gay, lesbian and transgender community, London June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

A participant poses with rainbow flags during the annual Pride London parade which highlights issues of the gay, lesbian and transgender community, London June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

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