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Thousands of people take part in the gay pride parade in Paris, June 28,
In the s such protestors have become less common. Chicken Soup became the backbone of the gay community with groups of volunteers cooking and caring for those who were ill with HIV. Cape Town Johannesburg. Supreme Court struck down a ban on gay sex, ruling that the law was an unconstitutional violation of privacy.
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