The palpable optimism in the air during the summer of — which started with the Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriage — quickly disappeared a year later, when news of the Pulse Nightclub shooting struck everyone across America. Six months later, Trump and Pence were voted into office. The first pride protest march c ommemorated the Stonewall Riots , which took place during the early morning hours of June 28th, Transgender activists Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera were among two of the more prominent people to retaliate against the police forces. A year later the Pride march began, commemorating the anniversary of the Stonewall riots.
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The parade, said Stonewall, was too white; it would not be attending this year. These women, too, think that Pride has grown stale and conservative. Like Stonewall, they accuse the march of letting down certain members of the LGBT coalition — specifically, lesbians.